Maddox-Jones and Raife Hacking , the electronic pop duo who go under the moniker of Born Stranger released the track Cheating Love featuring Caitlyn Scarlett. The English pop act who draw their influences from Depeche Mode, The Weeknd and Sia first broke on the scene with the tracks Fire & The Flame and Be Someone which got them attention from Radio X, BBC Introducing, and a torrent of tastemaker blogs.
Having made the 6 million follower Deezer’s UK playlist, The upbeat Cheating Love was co-produced by Yoad Nevo (Sia, Pet Shop Boys, Goldfrapp). Check it out!
Polo, a synth-pop trio from Leeds have released the tracks Gold Horizon and Soak that comes off their forthcoming EP Alice. Singer Kate McHugh lost her phone, decided not to replace it, and disconnected herself from the information world. Time away led to deep heartfelt lyrics. The band just wrapped up several shows that had them performing their new EP in full. Kate notes, “The EP, more than anything, has allowed us to create a piece of work that defines who we are and where we were at one particular point. You can’t always do that with just single releases. We have a body of work that has really introduced us, and from here we can really explore.”
It’s hard not to like the track Caught In Your Spell by the newly formed Joy Downer. The upbeat track which deals with obsessive love or as Joy Bishop clearly states ,”Have you ever met someone that makes you walk the fine line of stalker”?
Originally from San Diego and now residing in Hollywood, the husband and wife synth-pop duo released their new Rob Kolar produced EP Radio Dreamer on Spotify and SoundCloud. Check it out!
Indie pop artist Ella Shockey will release her new single Chalk Line. Growing up listening to Barbara Streisand and with a background in musical theatre, she splits her time between Kentucky and Los Angeles. In her latest video blog she talks about her first crush and gives her rendition of Hailee Steinfeld’s Starving. Check it out!
Natalie Major has a new emotional-soulful track Human that has been released with great fanfare. Lana Del Rey fans will eat this up. The Los Angeles singer-songwriter has created her own brand of indie pop with a vocal comparable to Sia and Adele. Her latest single Human is the follow up of to her EP Little Mockingbird. The lyric video can be viewed here.