Employing some rich 70’s guitar sounds with the uplifting, harmonic vocals that have marked releases through his career ‘til now, Ben Wright Smith has returned with brand new single ‘STORM BOY’. The Melbourne songwriter has been a strong favourite with live music fans over the years and as a recording artist, he has made waves both in Australia and overseas too – his songwriting has continued to flourish off the back of his acclaimed 2017 debut album ‘The Great Divorce’.
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Have you ever felt that rush when you hold the hand of your longtime crush for the first time?
That’s how Girl York will have you feeling in their new single Dandies; a chill indie-rock future-classic that will have dreaming of Summer afternoons spent with your love.
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With her stunningly sparse melodies and minimalistic guitar riffs, 19 year old Winnipeg artist, Taylor Janzen may seem softly spoken, but her staggering lyrical narrative and deeply personal writing sends a resounding message. Today, the Winnipeg artist, who has garnered praise from the New York Times, releases her highly anticipated EP, “Interpersonal.”
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Following on from the release of the ‘pH’ single with long-time collaborator and Majestic Casual alumni Shibo, LA based songwriter and keyboardist Nick Dorian returns with his latest solo effort ‘Palisades’
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NYC-based electronic artist Searmanas presents her debut video for ‘Undo’, the lead track off her debut album, out now via Cleopatra Records. Her first full-length self-titled release covers a wide spectrum of the electronic music world.
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Somewhere between consciousness and the warm bath of sleep, life loses its mystery and dissonance. Here, enigmas untangle themselves, and conflicts melt like ice cream bars against our hot skulls; here, our dreams spin to life, strange and profound — frightening — to waltz with us, to lay down with us, to egg us on. This is the allure of sleep — not it’s restful slumber, not it’s offer of serenity, but the seductive intersection where our exhausted brains refuse to differentiate between reality and fantasy.
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Sophie Bom is a Los Angeles native. She got her start as a topline writer, writing lyrics and melody for pop artists such as Britney Spears, Kesha and Conor Maynard. Soon after she started touring and releasing music with her partner David Elevator in their band, Sophie and the Bom Boms. They released their EP “Shmixtape” with Columbia Records, followed by an independent release of their second EP “Going For the Heart”. After a little hiatus Sophie found herself back at her roots, sitting at piano writing songs. “Broke” is her first release as a solo artist. It is also her first venture as a producer. Sophie Bom plans to release more new music this year.
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Taking in an eclectic range of influences, including Boards Of Canada, Moderat and the Warp Records roster, Cubicolor combine electronica expertise with lyrical depth and a haunting, pervasive vocal style. Consisting of Dutch producers Ariaan Olieroock & Peter Kriek and British producer / lead vocalist Tim Digby-Bell, the electronica three piece are following the release of their debut Brainsugar in 2016 with new track ‘Counterpart’. The track was written, recorded, produced and mixed by the band in their studio on a boat in Amsterdam.
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Mesmerising Sydney duo Chymes are pleased to present their latest single ‘Dreaming’. The intimate recording showcases their innate ability to write enigmatic, restrained and encapsulating electro-pop.
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Melbourne-based songwriter Tiaryn creates lush songs that combine her beautiful neo soul vocals with crisp instrumentation, skillful pop sensibilities and an infectious groove. ‘Who Is This’, the second single from her anticipated EP, reveals Tiaryn’s flair for expressing complex emotion sonically and lyrically.
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Castlemaine-based indie artist, Eliza Hull, has just announced tour dates and her new single ‘Hard Way’ – produced by Jono Steer (Ainslie Wills, Ali Barter, Hiatus Kaiyote) at New Market Studios, Melbourne – lifted from her forthcoming EP ‘How We Disappeared’ (due mid-2018).
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Dream-gaze syndicate Soft Science preview their new double A-side single ‘Sooner/ Paris’, via Test Pattern Records. ‘Sooner’ is the second single from the band’s forthcoming ‘Maps’ album, to be released in early June. ‘Paris’ is a wistful-blue cover of Northern Picture Library’s (NPL) 1994 track ‘Paris’. These new tracks follow the album’s first single ‘Undone / I Don’t Know Why I Love You’, which saw the band flirt with sounds closer to My Bloody Valentine and The Primitives.
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After releasing their standout debut track ‘Bamboo Schooner’, Sydney-based indie sextet Papaya Tree have just unveiled the stunning follow up new single ‘Radar’.
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Musical wunderkind Black Summer, otherwise known as Rhys Toms, is back with a luminescent new song Sadness, featuring Bahamian vocalist Chloe Campbell, set for release on March 23. The perfect followup to 2017’s Young Like Me, which has racked up over three million streams across multiple platforms, Sadness is an exciting offering from the accomplished producer who is still yet to turn 15 years old. Black Summer has also dropped a truly spectacular video to accompany Sadness, directed by Tim Maxx.
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KEZRA treads fragile emotional terrain with debut single ‘BETTER PLACE’
In exploring relationships – the disengagement and reconnection of – Melbourne songwriter KEZRA has produced some gorgeous sounds in her debut single, ‘BETTER PLACE’.
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