Hear the Official Song of the 2019 NYC Women’s March

Soulful from the first note is ROZES new song “Halfway There.” The track was proudly chosen as as the official anthem for the 2019 Women’s March in New York City which took place today. The song starts off with an electro-pop / R&B vibe and quickly transforms into a banger of a pop song by the chorus. The chorus is incredibly catchy, moving, and empowering. … Continue reading Hear the Official Song of the 2019 NYC Women’s March

Love in October’s ‘I Don’t Want to Die Tonight’ Is Fast, Energetic Electro-Punk

Love in October’s ‘I Don’t Want to Die Tonight’ is some high-energy pop punk that makes good use of electronic elements. These guys describe themselves as, “an indie rock band from Chicago, IL that blends lo-fi fuzzy guitars, pop hooks and a broken drum machine.” They say this “is the first single from [their] new album, SHAPES, which will be released mid February, 2019. The … Continue reading Love in October’s ‘I Don’t Want to Die Tonight’ Is Fast, Energetic Electro-Punk

Teenender’s ‘Hooked’ Is Sugary, Groovy Electro-Pop

Teenender’s ‘Hooked’ is glitzy electro-pop with a high production value and a sugary approach. These guys really know how to bring a sense of groove to a more melodically-oriented tune. There’s a real sense of low end on this track which compliments the airy vocals and fluttering synth work nicely. The track has a deeply organic feel that sets it apart from most of its … Continue reading Teenender’s ‘Hooked’ Is Sugary, Groovy Electro-Pop

DCR Pollock’s ‘Revolutions Etc.’ Is Tense, Amorphous Alt Rock

DCR Pollock’s ‘Revolutions Etc.’ is some tense, eclectic rock with a dense, layered take. This artist describes himself as, “a genre-blending singer-songwriter from Costa Mesa, CA, who began releasing music from his parent’s garage at 14.” He says this track “is about the mundane life that happens in the middle political turmoil,” like “trying to get to a date while protesters are blocking the streets. … Continue reading DCR Pollock’s ‘Revolutions Etc.’ Is Tense, Amorphous Alt Rock

Dino Mansik’s ‘Iso Ja Tuntematon’ Is Icy-Yet-Soulful Finnish Pop

Dino Mansik’s ‘Iso Ja Tuntematon’ is a piercing, happy take on indie pop out of Finland. These guys describe themselves as, “a fresh newcomer to the Finnish music scene.” They work with “an attractive combination of catchy pop hooks, electronic soundscapes and cinematic vibrations.” It’s nice to hear people making music in their native languages. Especially a language like Finnish which is really very unique. … Continue reading Dino Mansik’s ‘Iso Ja Tuntematon’ Is Icy-Yet-Soulful Finnish Pop

Chino Cappin’s ‘Slime’ Is Standard Pop Trap Out of Georgia

Chino Cappin’s ‘Slime’ is clean, anthemic Soundcloud trap out of the Macon, Georgia area. “After dropping out of high school at the young age of 16,” this rapper managed to bring in “listeners with a sound [harkening] back to the Dirty South golden era.” This guy “is known for delivering hardcore lyrics via catchy melodic cadences,” he says, and “his ability to sing to the … Continue reading Chino Cappin’s ‘Slime’ Is Standard Pop Trap Out of Georgia

Hyphen’s ‘Beneath a Smile’ Is Suave British Piano Rap with Lots of Meaning

Hyphen’s ‘Beneath a Smile’ is smooth, clean piano-driven rap music out of the United Kingdom. This artist says this “song talks a lot about my experiences of depression, and so the release will be done in collaboration with some mental health organizations.” It feels like this rapper’s unique academic background “in philosophy and economics at University College London,” and his current occupation “in finance in the … Continue reading Hyphen’s ‘Beneath a Smile’ Is Suave British Piano Rap with Lots of Meaning

Felix Cartal has the Perfect Song to Bring Up The “Mood” on the Dance Floor

Felix Cartal is out with a catchy new song titled “Mood” which was released on YouTube on December 11th, 2018. The fun EDM song starts off with a serious and chill vibe, but the “Mood” is brought up by the time the chorus hits the listeners ears. This song becomes an instant pop classic at the start of the explosive and fun chorus. It’s the … Continue reading Felix Cartal has the Perfect Song to Bring Up The “Mood” on the Dance Floor

Indigo Velvet’s ‘Nineteen’ Is Lively, Tropical Glaswegian Indie Pop

Indigo Velvet’s ‘Nineteen’ is clean, lively indie pop with a slick, groovy take. These guys “are set to unveil another slice of vibrant tropical indie-pop through,” this new single, they say, which was “out on December 7th via IV Records.” This group describes their sound as, “an unmistakably effervescent and danceable brand of indie-pop.” The act has been garnering a lot of attention, and it’s pretty clear … Continue reading Indigo Velvet’s ‘Nineteen’ Is Lively, Tropical Glaswegian Indie Pop