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Joy Downer’s Biting New Single “A Song You’d Never Want to Hear” Reminisces About Sappy Teenage Love Songs

Most of us prefer to ​bury the memories of our most vulnerable, blissfully naive teenage years brimming with mistakes and saccharine love. Alt dream-pop darling Joy Downer, however, channelled them into her songwriting. The result: A funky, neon-vibrant melody parading with tongue-and-cheek lyrics. “A Song You’d Never Want to Hear” is Downer’s latest single off her […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
New Single “Treat You Right” by Yellow Days Is Meant for a Summer Fling

The new single from Yellow Days would never do you wrong. Known as “Treat You Right,” it is the first glimpse we have into the sounds that the artist born George van den Broek has been cooking Stateside; while in LA, he laid down grooves with more than a few accomplished collaborators who themselves have […]

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Zoe Elaine |
Sharaya Summers
Find your truth in Sharaya Summers’ Wistful New Single “Agendas”

“Agendas” is the latest single from honest singer-songwriter and Oregon native, Sharaya Summers. This elegiac indie folk ballad is underscored by meditative lyrics that yearn for vulnerability and the need to feel heard; that we are all ultimately more similar than different. Sharaya’s warm and nostalgic vocals powerfully compliment the track’s haunting melody. Los Angeles […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
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Valley Queen Pen Instant Classic with New Single’Your Red Light’

With etherial vocals and warm instrumentals, Los Angeles-based band Valley Queen have captured with their new single, a particular sentiment of distance — not physical but emotional. Dramatic, solitary, muted with moody lighting — then the voice of an angel breaks through. It’s emotional right off the bat; moving to the heart and stirring to […]

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Patricia Sanchez |
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Eden Iris Longs for an Ease of Domestic Tension on New Rendition of “Blue Home”

When one has a crush, it is natural to fantasize about a life together. That typically means imagining oneself in their home, or vice versa; now that our immediate surroundings have become our entire reality, that has become a more intimate portrait than ever before. And it also is an apt time for the official […]

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Zoe Elaine |
Mara Connor
Mara Connor’s New EP “No Fun” Is A Stream of Joy

Last Saturday, rising indie folk knockout Mara Connor debuted her sultry new EP “No Fun” via Instagram livestream of Los Angeles hot spot, Zebulon. Despite being quarantined and separated by a screen, Mara still managed to serenade us with her heavenly vocals and Americana energy. She was also accompanied by special guests Sam Outlaw, Desure, […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |
Hanni El Khatib
Ain’t Nothing “DUMB” about Hanni El Khatib’s New Single

Hanni El Khatib released a new single earlier this week, the third single off his soon to be released fifth album, ‘Flight,’ set to drop May 15 from Innovative Leisure. “DUMB” is another slice off what Khatib and crew refer to as a very raw and powerful album.  “DUMB” is a slow and apocalyptic sounding, […]

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Patricia Sanchez |
Katzù Oso -- Photo Credit: Sydney Yatco
Los Angeles Local Katzù Oso Creates Chill Dance Vibes with New Single “In Too Deep”

Latinx musician Paul Hernandez, better known by his stage name Katzù Oso, has released a new single “In Too Deep,” making good on his promise to fans to release new music — his last release was a single in 2019. The song comes as a prelude to Oso’s sophomore album, “Colour” out June 2020 via […]

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Patricia Sanchez |
Jenny O Yearns for Human Connection in New Single “I Don’t Want to Live Alone Anymore”

Never before in history has inaction been so celebrated. Jenny O has been practicing for this period of physical distancing for years, though she was perhaps not expecting the psychological impact of being forced to do so. She has self-described as an introvert, and her album, New Truth, strives for outside connection without caving to […]

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Zoe Elaine |
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PINS Debut Electrifying New Single “Ghosting”

The post-punk girl gang PINS masters the balance between glam and galvanizing angst on their vibrant new single “Ghosting”, off their upcoming third full-length LP Hot Slick.​ The joyfully synythy track features bold, robust guitars, and cheeky melodies that blend a swath of new wave, dream pop, alt rock, and post-punk. Vocalist Faith Vern struts through the […]

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Sandra Burciaga Olinger |