The Welsh-American duo Thunder Jackson has become a Kings favorite with the release of Colours. The indie outfit was formed following a chance encounter in a Los Angeles taxi cab. For the past year, the duo have been working on their debut album in Venice Beach. Additionally, the’ve been getting blog and playlist love.
Melbourne based artist Woodes has become a Kings favorite. Woodes aka Elle Graham kicked off in 2015 with a string of successful single releases. The track Flash Mob was one of the most played songs in 2015 across triple j unearthed radio. In 2016 the follow up single ‘Daggers & Knives‘ clocked over 300,000 total plays. Check out her latest single ‘Origami‘ which is off her new ‘Golden Hour‘. Additionally, Woodes is set to perform Splendour in the Grass in July alongside Lorde, Kendrick Lamar & Vampire Weekend.
West London artist Ay Em comes out swinging with track and music video Come To Me. The video has garnered 300k within weeks of the release. Really good for a new artist. The half-Egyptian, half-Moroccan, west London born rapper has been making noise in the UK, peaking at #18 on the Spotify UK Viral Charts and clocking over 7M views. He has upcoming collaborations with M Huncho, and Nyge.
Check out the up and coming artist Tailor releases What If. The Birmingham artist is fresh off the scene and is quickly building fanfare with his vocal productions. Just within the last year, he has written with the likes of MØ, TALA, Huntar, FTSE, and Peking Duk. The latest single follows a double A sided record, ‘Disillusioned/Blame’.
Up and coming indie act Yoke Lore releases the new track Fake You. You can hear hints of Peter Gabriel and Gotye. The wizard behind Yoke Lore is Adrian Galvin who hails from Brooklyn. Galvin notes, “The opening track, ‘Fake You’, is about the difficulty of realizing your perception of someone doesn’t necessarily match who they really are.” Moreover, he has nearly 40 performances lined up that began in April and goes through May which treks through the East Coast, West Coast, Midwest, and Canada.