Kings favorite Leandro releases Hey Now which is probably my favorite. This is also marks his third self directed video. Leandro tells Kings, “Hey Now represents for a story about silver linings and persistence. I believe if there’s one thing people should fight for, it’s love.” The South African indie pop artist will roll out more singles in the coming months. Give it a listen.
Electro pop act Recess kicks off 2019 with a new track ‘When The Sky Comes Falling Down‘. The Ohio 4 piece cleverly blends indie rock, synth pop, and EDM. Anthony Fondale tells Kings, “When The Sky Comes is an awesome track to us because it shows our fans how versatile we really are. We love switching it up and this song is the perfect record to prove that we can really do this and do it well.” The band just wrapped up a show at The Viper Room in Hollywood. Additionally, they recently shot a video with director Brad Golowin (The Revilalists) in Ohio with a 10 piece orchestra for the track Leaving Home.
Halifax-based producer, DJ and EDM artist, Famba drops a remix of his track Wish You Well. The track which features vocals from LA’s songwriter Trove blends EDM and dream prop. Signed to Sony Canada, his 2017 “Vibe” clocked over 27 million global streams. He has performed along side Felix Cartal and Grandtheft, and gained support from blogs, as well as the YouTube channel Chill Nation. Give it a stream.
Los Angeles based Valentina releases the catchy electro pop track P.D.A. The up and coming songstress grew up listening to Nina Simone, Amy Winehouse and Adele. After learning how to produce in 2018, she found a really cool sound. Other tracks worth listening too are Break My Heart, 10 Feet Tall, and Child. With her latest track, Valentina notes, “This song is the best way for me to describe the euphoric feeling of falling for someone that you’ve known for a very long time.” Give it a stream!
Jared & The Mill drops the new track Dying Fear. It blends folk, bluegrass, and alternative – in the vein of The Avett Brothers and Mumford & Sons. As far as the new song, the band tells Kings, “Letting go of a past love is hard, especially one that you held in any sort of formative time period. This alternative act has several releases under their belt and they finally sound like seasoned writers and performers. Dying Fear is just that, coming to terms with letting something go that carries so much energy from you.” They band will tour in March, April and May that starts in the Midwest, takes them to the East Coast, and ends in the West Coast. The latest single comes off their new album “This Story Is No Longer” which drops on February 15th.