Brooklyn’s brother-sister duo are buzzing with their track Paperwhite. Getting a lot of attention from blogs & Hypem the dream pop act is poised to breakout. Paperwhite delivers memorable melodies, soundscapes and choruses. Katie Marshal notes “What feels so special about Get Away is that while it speaks of the power of freeing your mind, finding your escape, and getting away from it all, it’s inviting someone to join you”. They just released their latest track ‘Unstoppable” that was premiered by Billboard.
Los Angeles based pop singer-songwriter Desiree premieres her first single ‘Love Sick‘. The track comes off her forthcoming EP and will be available on iTunes February 14th. The song is sexy, sensual, & haunting, a perfect release for Valentines Day. A former Idol contestant, Desiree was selected to sing during the Los Angeles Sparks game at the Staple Center and also sang the national anthem for the Seattle Mariners. Desiree draws influences from Leona Lewis, Mariah Carey, and Whitney Houston.
Kansas City al-indie pop act Captiva who began performing campuses in the Midwest is creating a buzz. Since then, the band has performed clubs and festivals including Fashion Meets Music Festival, SXSW, Boulevardia, and Audiofeed. The band just released their self titled debut EP which features the track ‘Road To Ruin‘. The EP is filled with hooks and catchy guitar riff and the band notes, “It’s raw, honest, and we’re certain that your girlfriend is gonna love it.”
I’ve become a fan Dublin act Ivy Nations. The track ‘You Are The Centre Of Me’, is an impressive upbeat track with a memorable guitar hook & chorus. Known in the Dublin scene, the 4 piece indie act could easily move outward. The band notes via the track, “A lustful relationship that continues to shape the lives of both long after the relationship ends. A ruthless desire to seek out one another while leading separate lives. A paralysis that binds them both to a past that offers no forgiveness. The realization that the future is shrouded in uncertainty, offering only the chance to start again.” Drawing influences from Vampire Weekend to Wild Beasts, specialty radio and blogs alike are beginning to take notice.
Former London and now Los Angeles based Desi Valentine releases his new track ‘Asylum’. The single is bluesy, poppy, and rootsy, capturing the best elements of modern music. The track was featured on Spotify New Music Friday in the UK and landed at #3 on Hype Machines Twitter chart. Having been compared to Amy Winehouse and Sam Smith, Desi Valentine spent time as a back-up singer for Elton John and Leona Lewis. Demi can be found gigging around Los Angeles.