Long Beach half•alive released their newest single The Fall. Think Twenty One Pilots meets The Neighbourhood which means the indie act wrote a possible mega hit. The latest track was produced by James Krausse (Beyonce, Nick Jonas) and comes from a batch of 50 songs written by singer Josh Taylor. Check it out the video here. You’ll be hearing more about the band soon.
R&B singer Belle reveals her singing chops on Hesitate. Born and raised in Orange Country, the soul singer gained interest after moving to LA and booking her first musical theater show at the nations premier Asian American Theater / East West Players. Currently working on her debut EP, her latest single was produced by Artek606 (Black Eyed Peas). Check it out!
Up and coming singer-songwriter Eloah Jones who hails from Texas has released the pop track Soldier. Citing Lana Del Rey and Selena Gomez as influences, Soldier which centers around a love-war relationship has found its way on internet radio. At an early age, Eloah set her sights on the big stage ,”I’ve loved to sing and act ever since I was little, I would see Taylor Swift or someone on TV, and think, “That should be me!” Music and singing just seemed to come naturally for me”. Check out the lyric video here.
The Swedish singer-songwriter is a big deal behind-the-scenes. She’s well known for writing Billboard #1’s for other artists alongside her publisher Max Martin. Having gone under secret names, Sophia has been stepping out of the shadows releasing her own material which has won over music sites including Line of Best Fit, Popjustice and Pigeon and Planes.
Having released two album, the approach to the new record is different. Known for writing, recording, and producing her own music, it’s the first time she brought in outside producers including Patrik Berger (Lana Del Rey), Tobias Jimson, and Michel Flygare (Tove Lo). Regardless, she wrote all the melodies, lyrics and recorded her vocals in her safe place – the bedroom, and these new set of songs could propel her to a household name.
The LA duo FYOHNA comprised of Katarina Gleicher and producer Elliot Glasser have released the melancholic-pop track Ghost Heart. The single which is about being with someone long after knowing it’s over comes off their self titled EP.
Clocking 10,000 SoundCloud streams in less than month and having been added on Spotify’s New Music Friday while landing on US Viral 50 playlists, the electric duo is set to take off.
Check out their next performance at LA’s The Echoplex on April 30th.