Look out for Boston based Sam Woolf as he releases the groovy ‘On It‘. The former Idol finalist recorded his latest song with Kenta Yonesaka (Pharrell Williams, Kendrick Lamar) and co-wrote with the Como Brothers. The quirky charmer first created a buzz in 2014 with his debut EP which was produced by Danny Blume (Iggy Pop, Jewel) and reached #9 on Billboard. Additionally, Sam released two songs which were co-written with with Stephen Puth, brother to Charlie Puth.
Irish electro producer Cian Sweeney who goes under the moniker of 1000 Beasts is becoming the hot emerging artist from Ireland. Having worked with some of the biggest names in Ireland, his latest track release Oh Lord (It’s OK)
features Janet Grogan of X-Factor fame. The latest track follows the debut “Wonderland” ft. Briony and “Got This Feeling (Remix)” ft. Ryan O’Shaughnessy.
KOAR favorite Sophie Rose releases the track Pink Lipstick. Sophie has a knack of writing well crafted songs. Her latest is very Meghan Trainor-esque. The new single follows Two Young Lovers which was featured on Spotify’s New Music Friday playlist and is currently on Apple Music’s Taylor Swift’s Favorite Songs playlist. The 17 year old singer-songwriter, who has written nearly 500 songs, and is signed to a publishing joint venture between Ester Dean and Dr. Luke’s Prescription Songs.
Chicago based Tyler Sjöström releases the new single ‘I Don’t Know You Don’t Know‘. Having began as an indie folk artist, Tyler found himself in the topline world of EDM. Having a feature on a track that has 13 million Spotify streams, he’s slowly building a European audience. I haven’t seen someone transition from indie folk to EDM/Pop, but after listening to the latest single, Tyler could do it. Yes, the track is that good. Check him out March 21st at Bourbon on Division in Chicago, IL
KOAR favorite Work Drugs pumps out the first single of 2018. The feel-good warm vibes Miami Nights is a perfect release for the coldest month of the year. In the typical Work Drugs fashion, the track is inspired by the best sounds of 80’s, plus a sax breaks out towards the end. The Philadelphia dream pop act releases their music via Bobby Cahn Records and have been steadily building a fanbase. Additionally, they’ve performed SXSW and CMJ, and shared the stage with Two Door Cinema Club, Umphrey’s McGee, and Maps and Atlases.