Song of the Day: Porij – Lose Our Minds

The Manchester based quartet exude youthful positivity with impossibly expansive and high-energy songwriting. Not subscribing to any particular genre, exploring pop, r’n’b, funk and jazz – they have received early support from the likes of NME, DIY, Dork and Clash alongside Steve Lamacq, Mary Anne Hobbs, Chris Hawkins and Lauren Laverne – resulting in BBCContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Porij – Lose Our Minds”

Song of the Day: Ramona Flowers – California

The Ramona Flowers formed in 2012 when Dave Betts (keys/guitar) met (singer) Steve Bird for the first time at a fancy dress party. The former was dressed as Freddie Mercury and the latter as a vacuum cleaner. Yes? and they recruited (drummer) Ed Gallimore after a girl Betts knew was stood up on a TinderContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Ramona Flowers – California”

Song of the Day: Alex Krawczyk – Better Days

To know Toronto’s Alex Krawczyk, is to know that she is a person of few words. Preferring to let her music do the talking, she is speaking volumes on her first album, “Le Olam” (February 2022.) With comparisons to Adele, LeeAnn Rimes, Susan Tedeschi and Bonnie Raitt, Alex’s organic blend of folk, pop, country andContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Alex Krawczyk – Better Days”

Song of the Day: Nic All – Argot

Argot is the new single by Nic All, here’s how the artist introduces it: “Record all my future basslines! I really like this instrument! I played here and there, but nothing came to fruition digitally. Shame! So here it is, I said to myself that I had to stop fooling around, so I decided toContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Nic All – Argot”

Song of the Day: Dandy Guts – On S’

“Strong, elegantly, desperate and ironically subversive texts, in the spirit of time and the sincerity of Dandy Guts’ temperament. Texts set to music plunge into the obsessive universe of a disoriented human being, lost in a world factitious”. “A disenchanted universe of playful sarcasm”. Independent artist nourished by various musical currents, and, in particular, byContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Dandy Guts – On S’”

Song of the Day: Kelly Lee Owens – Olga

Kelly Lee Owens has become in a few years, with two and a handful of singles, important remixes and collaborations, one of the main names of the current electronic scene, able to compete with big names like Onehotrix Point Never and Jon Hopkins. During the Covid forced stop of the ‘Inner Song’ tour Kelly LeeContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Kelly Lee Owens – Olga”

Song of the Day: Sharon Van Etten – Porta

Sharon Van Etten has always been the kind of artist who helps people make sense of the world around them, and ‘We’ve Been Going About This All Wrong’ deals with the questions we ask ourselves when we think about the world – or at least, to our world – and how it could end. DidContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Sharon Van Etten – Porta”

Song of the Day: Angel Olsen – Big Time

‘Big Time’ is an album about the expansive power of new love, written during the time when Angel Olsen was declaring himself queer and experiencing his first experience of queer love. But this brightness and optimism are tempered by a deep and layered sense of loss. During the artist’s process of coming to terms withContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Angel Olsen – Big Time”

Song of the Day: Warpaint – Stevie

Celebrated L.A. quartet Warpaint shares a new track today, “Stevie,” alongside an immersive video made in collaboration with Fascinated By Everything, an art and technology collective created by Chris Holmes. “Stevie is a love song, pure and true,” the band says. “Sincere as it comes with a little bit of Freak. A cosmic celebration of the thing we all lookContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Warpaint – Stevie”

Song of the Day: Anna Calvi – Ain’t No Grave

On Sunday, April 3d, the final ever episode of BBC One’s Peaky Blinders aired; one of the biggest TV moments of the year – the season’s premiere was watched by 3.8 million people – was soundtracked by the BRIT award and triple Hyundai Music Prize-nominated Anna Calvi who wrote and performed the whole score to season 6. Calvi is now pleased to announce herContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Anna Calvi – Ain’t No Grave”