Stuff by: David Sosa

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Deadletter Sets Fire to the World With Fervor on Debut EP “Heat!”

Garnering a reputation for rousing and rapturous live shows, UK rock band Deadletter erupts their career with debut EP Heat! Originating in Yorkshire by core members George Ullyott on bass, Alfie Husband on drums, and Zac Lawrence fronting, their music is equally ravishing and politically charged. Their most distinctive trait is how unabashedly self-aware they […]

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Artists You Should Know: Solis Fuses Soul and Sorrow in remix of “Abeg” Featuring Karun and Amindi

Joined by musicians Karun and Amindi in a remix of album standout “Abeg,” Nigerian singer-songwriter Solis leads the charge through an indie-pop daze. Alongside some minor but significant tweaks in the production, the newest reimagining is much more reverberating than its predecessor without completely changing the pre-established formula. Instead, it expands in sound and scope […]

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Gal Musette Wanders Through a Daydream Malaise in New Video for “Je vois le ciel”

Singer-songwriter Gal Musette’s newest single and music video, “Je vois le ciel,” marks the LA-based musician’s return with an embrace of French lyrics and avant-garde instrumentation. Translated to “I see the sky” in English, the song is a significant shift in musicality without sacrificing what Gal has already established. Musette’s allusions to bal-musette, the musical […]

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Yuna Backs Latest Album with New Music Video for “Can’t Get Over You”

Singer Yuna rounds off a busy 2022 build-up, culminating with the release of her latest album, Y5, with a music video for “Can’t Get Over You.” Based in Kuala Lumpur and Los Angeles, Y5 comes ten years after her folk-inspired debut album, which feels like a far cry to her most recent work despite still […]

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Hot Artist Alert: Anna Margo Showcases Piano Talent in Newest Heart-Wrencher “Know You”

LA-based Singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Anna Margo expands her musical horizons on her new single “Know You,” an emotionally distant piano ballad that’s as intimate as it is vulnerable. Written and produced by Margo, the song calls back to her musical upbringing comprised of time spent playing and listening to classical musicians such as Bach, Chopin, […]

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Ixïan Unleashes with Underworldly Sounds on New EP "Unlike Us"
Ixïan Unleashes with Underworldly Sounds on New EP “Unlike Us”

Ixïan marks the first release of LA-based label Venaeform Records’ creator on debut EP Unlike Us, an experimental techno project from label head Spheric, which sprawls into a downward spiral of an industrial nightmare. Opening track “The Perilous Crossing” unsettles your mood from the beginning with glitch inflictions, a thumping beat, and a bassline that […]

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Ambar Lucid Draws From Multiple Genres in New Double Single “444” and “Ms. Moon”

Ambar Lucid concludes an eventful 2022, marked by her first headlining tour, with a double single “444” and “Ms. Moon.” Ahead of her 2023 album Estrella, the newest pair of songs see her moving in and out of genres without seeming as though they’re a compromise in sound. Instead, Ambar stays true to a unique […]

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Chiiild Enters a Dark Daydream in New Single and Visuals for “Bon Voyage”

Singer Chiiild is shifting in a cinematic direction for his next album with a new single and video for “Bon Voyage.” The album, entitled Better Luck In The Next Life, seems to be a vivid look into Chiiild’s psyche if “Bon Voyage” is any indication. Impeccably produced, the R&B/pop fusion finds Chiiild floating through the […]

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Sunny War Signs To New West Records, Unleashes “No Reason” As First Single Off Forthcoming Album ‘Anarchist Gospel’

Ahead of her next album Anarchist Gospel, due February next year, Nashville singer-songwriter Sunny War has released the first single and video, “No Reason.” True to her established folk-punk style, the song moves seamlessly through multiple genres as Sunny croons about moving past previous setbacks and conflicting sides of a being. Staying true to the […]

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Mariah the Scientist releases new video for “Bout Mine” ahead of tour stop at Long Beach Arena on Dec. 15

Atlanta singer/songwriter Mariah the Scientist backs up her newly released single “Bout Mine” with visuals that encapsulate the frustrated infatuation in the song’s lyrics. Produced by WondaGurl, the wavy trap-soul single fits appropriately with Mariah’s brand of contemporary R&B trademarked by a melodramatic video. Perhaps most memorable, however, is Mariah’s continued aptitude for vulnerable lyrics […]

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Tenci’s Sophomore Release “A Swollen River, A Well Overflowing” Heals Through Introspection Ahead of 2023 California Dates

Chicago folk band Tenci’s newest album, A Swollen River, A Well Overflowing, longs for the past while simultaneously moving passed memories with mature mitigation. Initially beginning as a “bedroom-folk project” of singer-songwriter Jess Shoman in late 2018, she soon expanded the project into a full-fledged band reaching far outside the confines of their home city. […]

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PawPaw Rod releases yet “Another PawPaw Rod EP” amidst an already blossoming career

If the word “woozy” were an artist, it would be LA-based singer/rapper PawPaw Rod and his latest release, Another PawPaw Rod EP. In a follow-up to last year’s A PawPaw Rod EP, the Oklahoma-born artist, Rodney Hulsey, takes a laid-back approach to his unique fusion of hip-hop and soul. “Message (Better Days),” previously released as […]

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Elke surprises with eclectic new sounds on EP “My ‘Human Experience'”

After opening up the first show for Jaws of Love’s residency at the Silverlake Lounge, avant-pop project Elke follows up last year’s No Pain For Us Here with a new EP, My “Human Experience.” As the brainchild of Nashville singer-songwriter Kayla Graninger, the EP arrives alongside a new music video for panic-stricken punk rock opener […]

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