Jack Ventimiglia is a 25-year-old songwriter hailing from Minneapolis, MN. His latest single, “Plastic Ocean” has already garnered 15,000 SoundCloud streams. It’s infectious authentic and has a simple memorable melody. Ventimiglia wrote, produced, mixed and engineered the track himself, a telltale sign of a true craftsman.
Hailing from North East of England, Native Braves are changing the pace with a fresh new sound combining punk, indie, & modern rock. The band supported Frankie & The Heartstrings & has performed live on BBC. The band cites influences from The 1975 & Editors, but make no mistake, they are forging their own path.
Southern-Californian indie pop band The Rebel Light are working on a new EP called “A Hundred Summer Days”. According to the band “A Hundred Summer Days” has the retro endless summer California vibe falling in the same vibe as their previous track Strangers. While waiting for the new EP, familiarize yourself with the summertime vibe that The Rebel Light flawlessly offers. The video for Strangers can be viewed here.
London trio FLAWES have released their debut single ‘Don’t Wait For Me’ which is taken from their upcoming EP ‘Unspkn’. Front man Josh Carruthers having been on the road with Ella Eyre as part of her band will support her upcoming UK tour this November. FLAWES first show is scheduled for October 19th at Hoxton Bar & Kitchen’s ‘New Crush’ night. Check out the video here. Flawes beautifully molds R&B, indie-pop, & electronica leaving them the only player on the field.
Sydney singer-songwriter Allan Smithy released the single “The Streets”. The song was recorded in Melbourne with Tom Iansek (Big Scary , #1 Dads) & mixed by Liam Judson (Cloud Control, The Laurels). Smithy notes “I think that 80’s Australiana sound is a national treasure and something we should wear proudly on our sleeves”. Music blogs have already fell in love with his brand of beachy & atmospheric dream pop.