Song of the Day: Jonathan Bree – Destiny

Jonathan Bree is a musician from New Zealand, known for melodic compositions where he croons about modern life and love, over string parts that slide precariously between notes and dulcitones chimes. The end result is a musical palette one could describe as dark Disney. These elements are present in his breakthrough viral hit, ‘You’re So Cool,’ whichContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Jonathan Bree – Destiny”

Song of the Day: Weyes Blood – Children of the Empire

Los Angeles act Natalie Mering (aka Weyes Blood) recently released her new album And In The Darkness, Hearts Aglow. Here’s what she wrote about it: “Hello Listener, well, here we are! Still making it all happen in our very own, fully functional shit show. My heart, like a glow stick that’s been cracked, lights up myContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Weyes Blood – Children of the Empire”

Song of the Day: Grand Soleil – Horizon

Grand Soleil are two brothers. Pach comes from a hip hop background and Drich is more into techno. Their tastes in music may be different, their unique rule it to make people dance and travel. They grew up in the 90s pop culture nourished by science fiction throughout movies and cartoons. New LP “Human Error” is anContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Grand Soleil – Horizon”

Song of the Day: Yabba – Get By

Yabba don’t try to be anything or be a part of any scene. Anything goes. From Dumfries, in south west Scotland, their in comparable sleaze-disco, self-indulgent, drug jam sound has driven the quintet in equal measure to go above and beyond all cultural norms, and to fecund a feeling in music that specialises in theContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Yabba – Get By”

Song of the Day: Gretel Hänlyn – Drive

Gretel Hänlyn is a 20 year old singer from London. Having been raised on a diet of Nick Cave she picked up a guitar & started writing her own gothic stories and songs at age 11. As she grew as a musician, started going to gigs & fell in love with Tim Buckley, Nirvana and thenContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Gretel Hänlyn – Drive”

Song of the Day: The Haptics – Doubt

A Rock and Post-Punk group that hopes to reach new heights with their music, The Haptics formed when a gang of like-minded individuals got together in Vancouver. Bonding over their mutual love of melodic, post-punk beats, and a general love for creating noise, the versatile artists decided to chart a new voyage with their music.Continua a leggere “Song of the Day: The Haptics – Doubt”

Song of the Day: Don Letts – Outta Sync

From collaborating with the likes of The Clash and Bob Marley to colliding genres with Big Audio Dynamite to presenting his own radio show on BBC6 Music to winning a Grammy to receiving an honorary doctorate for his contribution to culture, Don Letts seems to have done it all, or at any rate a lot.Continua a leggere “Song of the Day: Don Letts – Outta Sync”

Song of the Day: Inu Jima – Best Before (The First Bite)

With an imaginative and dreamy sound likened to that of Men I Trust, Beach House, Sunset Rollercoaster and Leah Dou, Inu-jima 犬島( lit. “Dog Island” ) are a group from Melbourne, Australia. Enthusiastic about the indie band sounds from their Asian origins, Inu-jima explores the intricacies between sounds and images. Started as a bedroom projectContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Inu Jima – Best Before (The First Bite)”