REECE – Last Time
REECE shares the heartbreaking song, ‘Last Time’.
REECE’s voice is both chilling and poetic, as he contemplates finding the strength to walk away when a relationship turns sour. Listen below.
Sounds like: Billie Eilish, Frank Ocean
Eloise Viola – Wait In Line
London singer-songwriter Eloise Viola refuses to be second best in her new single, ‘Wait In Line’.
With another energetic pop anthem, Viola is both vocally and lyrically on point, and with a positive message promoting body positivity and self-love, what’s not to love?
Sounds like: Anne Marie, Charlie XCX, Dua Lipa, Zara Larsson
KYRI – Sanctuary
In a love letter to mother nature, London-based KYRI bares all in his new single, ‘Sanctuary’.
Using his voice for good, KYRI explores themes of rebirth, nature, spirituality and the deepest corners of our humanity with his music, heavily influenced from his childhood of Greek Orthodox churches, gospel choirs & forests, through to London’s intoxicating LGBTQ+ club culture.
Sounds like: The Weeknd, Rosie Lowe, Gallant, Birdy, James Blake
Danny George – Sincerity
Producer-turned-solo artist Danny George shares highly accessible new track, ‘Sincerity’
Now residing in Berlin, George has gained a new perspective and musical inspiration, translating into music that has soul and electronica with hints of R&B and indie.
His first full EP ‘Crushed Comfort’ will drop early next year.
Sounds like: Ayelle, Malory, Latir, Lolé
Akurei – Quarter Tank Full
Alt-pop artist Akurei shares ‘Quarter Tank Full’, taken from his sophomore EP, ‘September’.
Minimalistic beats surround smooth R&B electronic, as Akurei dissects the quarter life crisis he had last year.
Sounds like: LA Bouquet, LANY, The 1975
BENJII – I Won’t Die For You
Introducing Vancouver-based singer/songwriter and guitarist BENJII – aka Benji Klassen.
His new single, ‘I Won’t Die For You’ is a moody alt-pop track driven by rock-tinged vocals and textual guitar riffs, and as refreshing as the BC mountain dew.
Sounds like: John Mayer
Chloe Lilac – Special
Brooklyn-based bedtime producer Chloe Lilac shares her fun new pop single, ‘Special’.
Within the last year, Chloe has gone from sheer obscurity self-producing songs in her bedroom to signing with RCA, releasing a debut EP, and now has a 2nd EP in the pipeline. No mean feat.
Sounds like: Charlotte Lawrence, Sasha Sloan, Tessa Violet
OTR – Drive ft. Panama
Aerospace engineer-turned-producer, OTR returns with the brilliant new single ‘Drive, featuring Sydney-based synthpop standout, Panama.
Changing the tempo up a litte, the duo have successfully built a world containing movement and sound, with a tinge of vulnerability.
‘Drive’ is out now via Astralwerks.
Sounds like: Kasbo, Shallou, Hotel Garuda, Gryffin, ODESZA, Petit Biscuit, Porter Robinson