Jacques Greene – Real Time

Montreal house artist Jacques Greene finds blend between retro electronic influences such as disco, techno, and R&B, and reconstructs them into his own form of addictive dance music. Although already boasting a number of singles and EPs under his belt, Greene has announced his debut full-length Feel Infinite will be out March 10th. “The essence of the record is to draw emotions and moments that above all, feel human within the context of dance music”, explains Greene. “I want it to be celebratory of all that we feel and do and experience – the beautiful,…

TOPANGA – Shadows

Los Angeles indie electro-rock group TOPANGA, lead by Derek Brambles and Eric Johnson are releasing their debut Midnight Jungle EP in February. Based around their experiences and the nightlife of L.A., the new EP is brimming with electronic energy and glowing charm. From the upcoming release comes the lead single “Shadows”, a song Brambles originally had written as a commercial music composer. His love for the tune evolved and he decided to turn it into an electro-pop hit. Exploding into glowing synthesizers and toe-tapping rhythms, “Shadows” is an exciting first look into the…

In No Particular Order: November 11, 2016

Alright, let’s keep this short and sweet. I know you want to get started and enjoy all the sweet, new releases from the past week so I won’t drag on too long. ‘Cause no one likes someone who just rambles on about nothing and just fills space with words. It’s almost like they’re trying to either hide something or just fill a gap with nonsense to make them seem important or more knowledgable about a subject. Truth is, they probably know just as much as you do or the next…

Album Releases: Week of November 11, 2016

Alternative / Rock / Indie Blue Rodeo – 1000 Arms (Rock) Chocolat – Rencontrer Looloo (Indie rock pop) Forth Wanderers – Slop EP (Indie rock) The Men – Devil Music (Experimental/Garage rock) Pavo Pavo – Young Narrator in the Breakers (Indie pop) Radkey – Delicious Rock Noise (Hard rock) Sleigh Bells – Jessica Rabbit (Alternative rock/Electro-punk) Sting – 57th & 9th (Rock) Luke Temple – A Hand Through the Cellar Door (Singer-songwriter/Indie rock) Wolf People – Ruins (Alternative rock/Classic rock/folk) Yama Warashi – Moon Egg (Japanese lo-fi pop) Country / Folk / Blues Daniel Bachman – Daniel Bachman (Slide guitar/Blues) Ronnie Dunn – Tattooed Heart (Country) Kristin…

Album Releases: Week of October 7, 2016

Alternative / Rock / Indie Goat – Requiem (Experimental psych-rock) Hiss Golden Messenger – Heart Like A Levee (Singer-songwriter) Julia Jacklin – Don’t Let The Kids Win (Singer-songwriter) Joyce Manor – Cody (Indie rock/Pop punk) Phantogram – Three (Trip-hop/Alternative rock) Glen Phillips – Swallowed By The New (Singer-songwriter) Phish – Big Boat (Rock) Springtime Carnivore – Midnight Room (Singer-songwriter) Kate Tempest – Let Them Eat Chaos (Singer-songwriter)   Electronic C. Duncan – The Midnight Sun (Electronic/Indietronica) GTA – Good Times Ahead (Electronic/Dance)   Hip-hop / Rap / R&B / Soul BROOKZILL! – Throwback to the Future (Hip-Hop/international)   Jazz / Blues…

Almeeva – Part Fiction (Live Music Video)

Also known for his role with Paris electro-pop band Kid North, Parisian musician Greg Hoepffner works under the moniker Almeeva as a solo electronic artist. After recently sharing his latest Oblite EP back in July, Hoepffner has taken to a rooftop to show off his lead single “Part Fiction” and the Paris sunset. Incorporating elements of house and trance into his lush, synth-pop sound, “Part Fiction” begins with Almeeva’s reverb-drenched vocals overtop a repeating melody and pounding bass kick. The song eventually slows and shifts into a futuristic trance loop that builds and builds with each…

Two Door Cinema Club – Bad Decisions

Irish dance-rock trio Two Door Cinema Club are returning after some much needed time off. Health complications with lead singer Alex Trimble held back the band from releasing new music since their 2013 EP Changing of the Seasons, but Two Door Cinema Club broke the silence with their lead single “Are We Ready (Wreck)”. Now, gearing up to release their third full-length Gameshow this October, the slick, indie pop group have released the album’s second single “Bad Decisions”. Tuning their dials to the days of disco and loveable dance floor hits, “Bad Decisions” adds…

The Chainsmokers – Closer ft. Halsey

DJ duo The Chainsmokers are back with their highly-anticapted new single “Closer” featuring electro-songstress Halsey. After teasing the track months in advance, fans have been patiently awaiting the full summer hit. Although the pair originally came to fame through handfuls of indie electronic remixes, The Chainsmokers are continuing to make waves in the pop charts with their original and collaborative work, “Closer” included. The song’s irresistible hook combined with the stunning vocals of singer-songwriter Halsey, “Closer” is the perfect track as the summer months begin to head towards the end. With…

Glass Animals – Youth (Official Music Video)

U.K. indie rock group Glass Animals popped onto the music world map with their 2014 debut ZABA, and were welcomed to stick around with their refreshing style of hypnotic, fizzy, electronic rock music. Following up their recent success, the Oxford four-piece have announced their sophomore album How To Be A Human Being will hit shelves August 26th. They teased fans with the lead single “Life Itself” back in May, and now have given a second look into the upcoming record with the brand new music video and single “Youth”.  Continuing the story from the “Life…

TOKiMONSTA – Wound Up ft. a l l i e (Official Music Video)

Since the release of her latest mini album Foreve., L.A. DJ TOKiMONSTA has since been touring in support of it, bringing her irresistible combination of dance, trap, hip-hop, and house with her. From the album comes “Wound Up”, a down-tempo, texturized track featuring the lush vocals of Toronto songstress a l l i e. Now the producer has shared the new music video for the track, matching the song’s low-tempo vibe with digital landscapes and shapeshifting mountains. Designed by digital artist Fvckrender, the new music video captures the fluidity and psychedelia of…