Alt pop duo Shallows unloaded the new ultra-catchy single Drive Away. I first fell in love with Los Angeles act when I heard Summer Sucks which lamented the crushing weight of the California heat wave. The latest ballad-esque Drive Away which borrows from chill wave (no pun intended) and shoe gaze dropped on Spotify’s New Music Friday. Lastly, the pop outfit reached 100,000+ listeners on Spotify.
Lina Hansson aka Violet Days rolled a new single called Suck At Love. The track which is layered in synths coupled with a catchy melody line/riff premiered on The Line of Best Fit, combines all the elements of a pop hit. The track also made Spotify’s Global New Music Friday. It’s been up & up for the Swedish songstress since we featured her and named her a top 8 emerging artist in 2015.
Cardiff based Stefan Vincent who goes under the moniker Duck House impresses with dance-pop Turn Cold. His debut EP was supported by BBC Radio 1 and his latest track saw several spins on BBC Radio Wales. Turn Cold is the first of the 5 songs that he plans to release over the next couple of weeks. Check it…
Nashville based singer-songwriter Anna Mae releases the radio-ready It All Starts Now which was featured on promo spots for CBS’s The Good Fight. Since the release of her debut track Over My Heels, the alternative rocker has found a niche in the highly coveted world of song placements, landing spots in CBS’s Survivor, ABC’s Notorious, and the 2016 Summer Olympics. Citing influences from Death Cab, Lissie, and Elle King, Anna Mae has crafted her own signature pop sound. When she isn’t creating or performing, she can be found in coffee shops journaling.
Singer Dan Crossley reveals his vocal prowess in the synth-pop track Feel. Music blogs including Vents, I Heart Moosic, and The Line of Best Fit have been wooed by the soul artist comparing him to the Danish darling MØ. The up and comer first made his mark when he was asked to perform at London’s The Royal Albert Hall and at The O2 Arena. His latest track comes off his EP which was released last month.