Music

White Room – Think Too Much

Following the extremely positive reaction last month, White Room have revealed their video for new single Think Too Much. The track, a serrated blend of sky-gaze psychedelia and raucous distortion, showcases the Brighton rockers’ undoubted potential and is sure to attract plenty of fanfare. Comprising of Jake Smallwood (vocals), Jacob Newman (guitar/backing vocals),...

Marlene – All I Want

Since the hyped debut in 2014, Marlene has toured in Sweden, England and the United States with highly appreciated and acclaimed live shows. In Sweden, she and Silvana Imam dominated the scene at P3 Guld with the song För Evigt. Marlene became known to an even wider international audience...

Boxed In – Jist

Boxed In have today unveiled a brand new single ‘Jist’, as well as confirming details of their second album. Following barely a year after the highly acclaimed self-titled debut – which garnered support across Radio 1, 6Music, Spotify, KCRW and saw sold-out shows at London’s XOYO and Oslo –...

Zola Blood – Heartbeat

Zola Blood return with the first single from their self-produced debut album, ‘Infinite Games.’ slated for release later this year.‘Heartbeat’ was written and recorded in the band’s Hackney studio and takes cues from the likes of techno heroes Matthew Dear and Trentemoller, blending layers of sumptuous percussion, analogue synths...

ISLAND – Come With Me

Having played a show at Oslo earlier this April that was sold out two months in advance, London quartet ISLAND continue their steady and momentous ascent with new song Come With Me. It forms the second part of their blistering new double A-side single alongside the recently released Spotless Mind....

Lake Komo – Milwaukee

Manchester based four-piece Lake Komo have today unveiled their brand new track ‘Milwaukee’, out now on Columbia Records. The track is one of the first the band ever wrote together and explores a break-up frontman Jay Nudd experienced one university summer not too long ago and the emotional trials and tribulations that followed....

Rosie Carney – Better Man

Rosie Carney is an 19 year old singer/songwriter originally from Hampshire, UK, currently in Downings co Donegal. The nineteen year old songstress has been compared to Adele and has been stirring up the Irish music scene in the last year. Rosie Carney is an exceptionally talented singer/songwriter who is quickly attracting outstanding reviews and...

Team Picture – Birthday Blues

Leeds alt-rockers Team Picture have announced the upcoming release of their debut single Birthday Blues. The track, the first in a series of single releases planned throughout 2016, serves as the perfect introduction to the band’s sound with their lo-fi fuzz pop and psychedelic noise combining to magnificent effect...

Jones – Melt

25-year-old London born chanteuse JONES announces brand new single ‘Melt’ which has been co-written and produced by HONNE, will be released 29th July on 37 Adventures. ‘Melt’ is taken from JONES’ forthcoming debut album ‘New Skin’, due for release 2016. ‘New Skin’ has come together thanks to JONES’ work with some incredible studio talents; Lana Del Rey collaborator Justin Parker, Savages...

SG Lewis – Holding Back

SG Lewis has unveiled new single ‘Holding Back’, featuring Gallant, via PMR/Virgin EMI. ‘Holding Back’ is the latest track to be lifted from SG’s forthcoming ‘Yours’ EP, the warm-up title track of which has already picked up early plays from Annie Mac, Huw Stephens, Jamz Supernova, Monki and Julie...

The Bay Rays – New Home

Rock outfit The Bay Rays have just premiered the video for their new single New Home. Arriving ahead of their Glastonbury BBC Introducing headline slot later this month, the band’s second release is another blistering burst of rock n’ roll, following on from their hugely successful debut effort Four...

The Zolas – Swooner

Canadian Indie-pop quartet The Zolas have already conquered their homeland by having one of the longest-running songs on the Canadian Alternative Charts; staying in the top 20 for 33 weeks along with critical acclaim. Additionally, their new single Swooner is currently number 11 on the Commercial Alternative Radio Charts...

Tusks – Torn

New One Little Indian signing Tusks today releases new track ‘Torn’, the second song to be taken from her imminent ‘False EP’ – released this Friday 10th June. The brooding track centres around Tusks’ ethereal vocals and sees waves of percussion and ambient sounds weave themselves around her beautiful...

Alphabetic – French Boyfriend

For such an ostensibly uncomplicated song, Alphabetic’s smooth new single ‘French Boyfriend calls to mind a veritable trove of melodies and feelings, some contemporary, some classic. The lead single to their debut album Touch (released July 15) features velvety riffs and chords that hint at a musical affinity with...

Calan Mai – Cup

Australian singer-songwriter Calan Mai has released ‘Cup’, the new single from his upcoming sophomore EP, ‘This Isn’t How You Get Home’. Recorded with richly-textured harmonies and a sublime fusion of droning folk guitars and expansive, electropop drum loops, ‘Cup’ sees Calan Mai subverting listener expectations and continuing his exploration...

Beach Baby – U R

Beach Baby have confirmed details of new single ‘UR’, which first aired on Annie Mac’s Radio 1 show. Having recently completed a 15-date UK headline tour and played extensively across the US and France, the band will open for Glass Animals in Berlin on June 20th and have also...

Alyss – In Your Hands

Alyss has just revealed a second track ‘In your Hands’ taken from her debut EP ‘Answers’ being released via PMR on June 3rd  2016. Radio 1 and Radio 1XTRA have been strong supporters of  her debut release, ‘The Talking Palm Tree’  with airplay coming from Annie Mac, Mistajam,  Jamz Supernova...

Ekkah – What’s Up

EKKAH return with new double A-side single release ‘What’s Up’ / ‘Space Between Us’ on RCA, available on digital outlets now and impacting 22nd July. Written and recorded by the band in LA and produced by electronic funk legend DâM FunK, the double A side single sees the duo...

GIRLI – Too Much Fun

Continuing her path towards world domination, everyone’s favourite pink-tinged rowdy popstar, GIRLI, announces her new single “Too Much Fun” available to buy now and impacting on 8th July via PMR Records. “Too Much Fun” is produced by up-and-coming Norwegian producer Henrik the Artist, who has previously collaborated with Ryan...

Tom Speight – Falling

Londoner Tom Speight has announced the release of his brand new single Falling, the first track taken from his forthcoming EP of the same name out 8th July. Currently on a UK and European tour supporting Seafret, the singer-songwriter released his debut EP Little Love earlier this year to widespread acclaim from...

Phé – Incredible

Big hair, big dreams, and a notebook full of unfinished songs. Natasha Phé is a singer-songwriter, hailing form the streets of Vancouver, Canada, on her journey to stake her claim in the world of music and entertainment. Somewhere between R&B and electronic, Phé’s music speaks of the world as...

Spectoral – Sweet Deprivation

Spectoral is the artist name of Andrew Bitto — an independent, solo singer-songwriter and producer of downtempo beats with reflective and emotional lyrics. His music, while loosely grounded in downbeat electronica, is often soulful, with an alt-pop feel, laden with relatable, lyrical honesty. Bitto is based in Melbourne, Australia....

Thorne – Disorder

Thorne is a 27 year old multi-instrumentalist Alternative R&B artist from Buckinghamshire (UK) exploring his abilities and love for the creative arts. Thorne writes music from experience and from the heart, wearing his soul on the outside. In an attempt to explore the nature of mental health issues and...

Fyfe – In Colour

Fyfe has today unveiled ‘In Colour’, taken from the ‘Stronger’ EP: his first taste of new material since last year’s acclaimed debut album, ‘Control’. Having surpassed 10 million plays on Spotify, sold out a European tour – including the likes of London’s Oslo and Paris’s La Maroquinerie – and...

Tusks – False

New One Little Indian signing Tusks, aka London based artist and producer Emily Underhill, today releases the video for ‘False’, the title track from her forthcoming EP of the same name, out June 10th. The cinematic video, directed by Jamie Muir, matches the grand ambition of the track and...

Promise Keeper – Porous Silk

Promise Keeper introduces himself with debut double A side single on Fnord, the new label by Swiss entrepreneur Freeman Celine. Across two slinky cuts, the London based musician slings together vintage analogue funk, blue-eyed soul and a neon-lit downtown mystique into a seductive whole. ‘Side/Decide’ bounces on a lilting garage...

Victors – Two Hearts

Leeds indie/pop quartet Victors have announced the release of their new single ‘Two Hearts’ for June 17th. Produced by Andy Hawkins (Maximo Park, Kaiser Chiefs), ‘Two Hearts’ is an immense and infectious festival-ready piece of pre-meditated pop. Speaking of the track, lead vocalist Harry explains: ‘It originates from personal...

Apothek – Reunion

Norwegian duo Apothek return with new single ‘Reunion’ – released this Friday, May 27 via Propeller Recordings. It’s a kaleidoscopic listen, inciting Ames Room imagery and existential reverie. “It’s about trying to get where you have to go and reaching conclusions you are unable to reach,” explains vocalist Morten...

Alice Jemima – Liquorice

Alice Jemima, a new addition to Radio 1 DJ and Bestival co-founder Rob da Bank’s label ‘Sunday Best’, has just revealed her new single video for Liquorice  on The Fader  taken from her debut EP of the same name released on June 17th 2016 via Sunday Best. The video...

The Amazons – Nightdriving

After last night’s debut spin on Radio 1 by Huw Stephens, The Amazons today announce the release of latest single Nightdriving. The track, produced by Catherine Marks (Wolf Alice, Foals), comes ahead of The Great Escape, where the band will take the stage on Thursday 19th May at The Hope...

Shura – What’s It Gonna Be?

Shura has premiered new single ‘What’s It Gonna Be?’, which first aired as Annie Mac’s Hottest Record and arrives ahead of her much-anticipated debut album, ‘Nothing’s Real’ (released July 8th via Polydor). Shura headlines Koko on June 1st – rescheduled from Shepherd’s Bush Empire owing to ongoing construction work at...

Vogue Dots – If You Stay

Vogue Dots came to life when Babette and Tynan joined forces in the experimental-pop-tronica department. The Canadian pair’s musical energy seems unending; as they are not only musicians and singers, but also songwriters and co-producers of their material. Being described as ‘siblings with differences’, their previous EP led the...

SG Lewis – ‘Yours’

SG Lewis has unveiled ‘Yours’, the title track from his forthcoming new EP via PMR/Virgin EMI. ‘Yours’ is the first taste of new music from SG since the breakout success of ‘All Night’ (featuring Dornik), which received across-the-board support from Radio 1, 1Xtra, Beats 1 and Spotify: the EP’s...

Searls – Demons

The ‘Follow’ EP is a collaboration between singer/ songwriter SEARLS and electronic producer LJ LOOPER. It is set for release on June 17th. SEARLS, originally from Ireland, is a musician who takes older influences from the likes of Brian Eno, Kraftwerk and blends contemporary acts such as James Blake,...

Liv Dawson – Tapestry

Everything you need to know about Liv Dawson is in her debut track, ‘Tapestry’: it is intimate, elegant and spellbinding, simple yet evocative, classic feeling but distinctly contemporary. It is highlighted by lyrics and vocals that are wise and confident well beyond her years. As far as introductions go,...

Aquilo – Sorry

Ahead of their forthcoming tour dates in October, Aquilo have shared an acoustic performance of new song ‘Sorry’. The track, which will appear on their debut album due later this year crystallises what makes Aquilo so special: a moving and poignant ballad of lovelorn lyrics, goosebumps-inducing melody and hauntingly spacious...

Anteros – Blue

London-based four-piece Anteros reveal new video for ‘Blue’, the b-side to current single ‘Breakfast’, their first to be released on Kissability (home to Circa Waves, DZ Deathrays) on April 1st. Having set the internet alight with their arresting, vibrant melodies and bold aesthetic, Anteros channel the powerful assertions of the iconic frontwomen who...

Gregg Garvey – Stay Out Late

Gregg Garvey is an artist and songwriter from Minnesota. Influenced by artists such as David Sylvian, Big Star and ‘60s-era Scott Walker, Gregg’s work infuses folk-rock with psychedelia, baroque-pop, and Americana. In 2012 Gregg took the leap west from Minneapolis to Los Angeles. Landing in Echo Park where indie...

Anna of the North – Baby

Epic, swooning and ethereal, Oslo based duo Anna of the North have unveiled their colourful new video for “Baby” – the wistful, synth-driven follow up single to previous releases “The Dreamer” and “Sway“, which were streamed over 21 million times, each track topping the Hype Machine charts. The Peter Pint directed clip features...

HIGHASAKITE – Golden Ticket

Ahead of releasing sophomore effort ‘Camp Echo’ this weekend, HIGHASAKITE reveal a stunning, and increasingly spangled, new video for latest single ‘Golden Ticket’. Landing somewhere between Goldfinger and Studio 54, the video sees vocalist Ingrid Helene Håvik teaming up once again with Helmet Films & Visual Effects. The video...

LECAUDÉ – Powder Blue

London based electronically fused pop artist Lecaudé (pron. ‘Le-co-day’) is set to reveal his second single of 2016. ‘Powder Blue’ is the brand new offering from the Circles EP (due for release 3.6.16). This follows on from the highly successful release of the eponymous lead single in February, which...

Pure Youth – Other Side

The British music scene gets a fresh boost with the new single from hotly tipped London based Indie Rock quartet Pure Youth. ‘Other Side’ is the first of 4 singles to be released over the coming year and the follow-up to the band’s previous smash hit ‘I’m Not Yours’,...

Richard Ashcroft – Hold On

With the release of his highly anticipated new album These People imminent, Richard Ashcroft played a triumphant comeback show on Friday to an ecstatic, sold-out Albert Hall in Manchester. The set saw him perform tracks from the new album including singles ‘Hold On’ and ‘This Is How It Feels’ alongside classic songs from his solo career...

WHITE – Fight The Feeling

‘Fight The Feeling’ is the follow up to singles ‘ Future Pleasures ‘, ‘ Living Fiction ‘ and ‘ Blush ‘ which saw praise from DIY, NME and Clash as well as radio play from Annie Mac and Zane Lowe. WHITE start their co-headline tour with fellow Glaswegians Baby...

Kiri – Leave

‘Leave’ is the latest track from Kiri, a female producer and artist originally from Hong Kong. She studied in Berklee College of Musicand is now based in Brooklyn, staying in touch with her native roots with continuous trips back home. After the success of her first release ‘Twenty Something’ reaching #2 on...

Alpines – Completely

In an age when we’re seemingly more desensitised to the idea of intimacy, Catherine Pockson’s emotive lyrics convey the complex nature of giving yourself so completely to someone only to feel short changed by them in return. Bob Matthew’s propulsive and nuanced production is full of subtlety, entwining with...

Jake Morley – ‘Watch Yourself’

The London-born singer called Jake Morley, is no stranger to a spotlight of national & international tours, festival performances, glowing press reviews or being supported by the likes of BBC Radio 2 and 6Music. Things were once happening for him with the release of his debut album ‘Many Fish To Fry’. Many...

Cavalry – Lucerne

Emerging indie quintet Cavalry have announced the release of their latest single Lucerne. The Merseyside five-piece’s mesmerising new track, a sumptuous roll of melodies and multi-layered atmospherics blended with breathy vocals and subtle power chords, arrives ahead of what promises to be a busy few months with slots at Liverpool Sound City...

BANFF X Caitlin Park – My Love, My Lover

Brisbane singer-songwriter BANFF (aka Benjamin Forbes) and Sydney subtronica artist Caitlin Park have teamed up to release their debut collaborative single ‘My Love, My Lover’ – released Friday, May 20 via London-based singles club 0E0E.  Incredible lyricism is the craft of both singer-songwriters, who have together shaped a spacious,...

Yumi Zouma – Short Truth

Yumi Zouma have shared another new single from their debut album, Yoncalla (out May 27th on Cascine). This time it’s in the form of ‘Short Truth’ which debuts via FACT and follows a string of stellar focus tracks, “Barricade (Matter Of Fact)” and “Keep It Close To Me”. Both tracks...

PLGRMS – Fools And Their Gold

Their first musical utterings were afforded a wealth of praise, catching the keen eye of The Line Of Best Fit, Monster Children, Hillydilly and widespread play from Beats 1 and triple j, where the track was promptly added to A-List Rotation. PLGRMS return with the latest musical bullion, new...