Singer songwriter Maiya, releases her debut single Sidelines. The 16 year old reveals her vocal chops in the uptempo club-ready track. Maiya who cites Adele, Little Mix, and Demi Lovato as vocal influences has been building a steady following in the high desert of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Maiya notes,” Although Sidelines is a love song, I wrote it about not giving up and how you always have a chance or a shot at anything that you can do, so don’t give up or give in. Just keep on fighting and shooting for the stars.” Check it out!
Kings favorite Deal Casino releases the new single Blueberry Pop that comes off their new Calidus EP. The Asbury Park, NJ band took their creative spark to the next level. They recorded their entire EP in a junk yard in one take. See for yourself here. While the band has their own signature sound, the 4 piece draws inspiration from the classics like Pink Floyd, yet can go from Led Zeppelin loud to Nick Drake quiet. The band just wrapped up a performance at the iconic Asbury Park Convention Hall. Check out the interview had with the band here.
It can be a challenge to find a good rock act these days. Fortunately, there have been a few bands this year that could change course. The alternative act gP is one of the bands. They just released the new music video for the track Slow. The San Francisco band has a unique sound of trip rock that infuses trip hop beats and R&B. The band has 30K monthly listeners, 600K streams, and has shared the stage with Night Riots, Silver Snakes, and Rare Future. Check it out!
Kings favorite Taylor Grey released a lyric video for the new track Poison. The track which is one of the best out the bunch, was recorded at Pulse Studios in LA with producer by Josh Abraham (P!nk, Justin Bieber) and Oliver “Oligee” Goldstein (Christina Aguilera, Kelly Clarkson). The 20 year old Stanford sophomore will wrap up 2017 with a WZKR performance in Wilkes Barre, PA where she will perform alongside All Time Low, Jake Miller and others.
Kings favorite Fling releases a video for the track ‘That’s Nice‘. The video which centers around a milkman is as cool as the song. The latest track could be this years indie breakout pop anthem. With heavy support from BBC 6 Music and spins from Radio X and Beats 1, the band is on a path to become a household name. They’ve been on the road in the UK since September and October which finishes in York on October 25th. The latest single was released through the Leeds based music label Dance To The Radio.