Tag: Music

Claudia Valentina Makes “C’est La Vie” Her Life Motto in New Single and Music Video

Claudia Valentina shrugs off doubts and fear on “C’est La Vie,” her first release of the year and her first single since releasing her self-titled debut EP last year. The electro-infused track casually describes the ups and downs of life over a bouncy beat, commanding the listener’s attention in a fresh, exciting way while tackling…

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Rachel Chinouriri Practices Gratitude on Thoughtful New Track “If Only”

Rachel Chinouiri and her unique voice shine on “If Only,” an introspective song about appreciating what you have. She wrote the song with Daniel Hylton Nuamah, who she previously worked with on “Beautiful Disaster,” “I.D.R.N.,” and “Lose Anything,” and Jack Sibley, who has credits on her songs “Adrenaline” and “Riptide.” “It’s easy for me to…

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Cassyette Takes Back Her Life on High-Octane Single “Petrichor”

Cassyette regains control over her headspace and experience on “Petrichor,” a rousing track inspired by her own struggles and blessings during the COVID-19 pandemic. Named after the smell in the air after rain, the song describes turning your life around after difficulty and tragedy, the perfect anthem for a post-pandemic world. “After losing my dad…

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Lily Rose Wonders If an Ex Is Over Her on New Single “I Don’t Smoke”

Lily Rose questions whether an ex has really moved past their relationship on “I Don’t Smoke,” a piercing country track with a catchy, pop-influenced melody and strong vocals. With slick production from Joey Moi (Florida Georgia Line, Nickelback) and writing credits from Daniel Breland, Lalo Guzman, and Michael Tyler, you’ll get the song stuck in…

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Grace Blue Makes Her MGW Records Debut with Alluring “IDGAF”

Grace Blue touches on guitar-tinged loneliness with her new dark pop track “IDGAF,” which is destined to become a mainstay on alternative and breakup playlists everywhere. It’s mysterious yet forward, showcasing her independence and refusal to relinquish her perspective. “‘IDGAF’ was written about how low loneliness can bring you,” Blue explains. “It’s about a time…

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BROODS Invite Fans to ‘Space Island’ with New Single “Piece of My Mind”

BROODS have perfected the end-of-summer banger with their bouncy new track “Piece of My Mind,” which explores the dark side of escapism over a misleadingly upbeat instrumental. Siblings Caleb and Georgia Nott know how to tackle such sensitive, unsettling topics with a sense of grace and danceable elegance, and “Piece of My Mind” is the…

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9 Intriguing New Pop Songs That May Have Gone Under Your Radar This August

As summer winds to an end, tons of independent and underrated signed artists are unveiling new material to lead fans into the fall season and soundtrack their last sunny memories of the year. From breakup anthems to supportive messages of friendship, here are nine new pop tracks you’ll fall in love with! BLACKSTARKIDS – “FIGHT…

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Single Girl, Married Girl Chase Dreams on Folksy New Track “Looking”

Single Girl, Married Girl describe a touching story of a young woman searching for her destiny and pursuing her dreams on “Looking,” the first taste of the group’s upcoming album, Three Generations of Leaving. The project follows three related women’s experiences throughout their lives: a 1950s housewife, her daughter finding herself in the 1960s, and…

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Climb Aboard the “Extra Express” with Glam Rockers Tony & The Kiki

Tony & The Kiki are determined to get you dancing and feeling confident in your own skin with their fun lyrics and bold sound. Their new single, the bilingual “Extra Express,” channels the group’s focuses on equality and self-expression, offering support for the LGBT+ community with lyrics like “shave your head, bind your chest, male…

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How Trousdale’s Folk-Pop Track “Always, Joni” Pays Tribute to Joni Mitchell

Upcoming Americana trio Trousdale pay homage to the great Joni Mitchell, one of their inspirations, on “Always, Joni,” a hypnotic guitar-driven track that nods to several of Mitchell’s most beloved hits.  “We just loved the idea of tying it into this unrequited love we have with all of Joni’s songs that have inspired us,” member…

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JMSEY Looks Beyond a Potential Lover’s Appearance on New Jam “Style”

JMSEY admires a crush’s fashion choices and energy on “Style,” a fun guitar-led single that sees the London-native-turned-L.A.-resident celebrating individuality and self-expression. The second of a string of singles he’s releasing this year, it’s the perfect soundtrack for end-of-summer memories and new beginnings in the fall. “The song was more or less a recount of…

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Hand Drawn Maps Take on Addiction and Toxic Behaviors with “Everybody Knows”

Los Angeles indie rockers Hand Drawn Maps confront unhealthy habits and the vicious cycle of substance abuse on “Everybody Knows,” a slick rock track with an urgent undertone. A daring duo made up of friends Stewart Crichton and Blake Baldwin, Hand Drawn Maps are never compelled to shy away from heavy topics or touchy situations.…

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