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Hana Vu Shares Edgy and Moody New Single “Gutter”

On the cusp of her debut album release, musician Hana Vu shares one last sneak peak of her upcoming work with the drop of her single “Gutter.” Heavy, raw and angsty, “Gutter” is an emotionally draining tune (in a good way) and is reminiscent of great grunge and alternative music from the 90s. Inspired by […]

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Luna Li
Luna Li teases debut album and shares new single “Flowers (In Full Bloom)” (feat. Serena Isioma)

Teasing a hotly-anticipated debut album for release in 2022, multi-instrumentalist and producer Luna Li has shared new music in the form of “Flower (In Full Bloom)” featuring Serena Isioma. The new song departs from some of the more guitar-driven pop that Li had garnered excitement for with her jams EP last year, but in no […]

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Mini Trees Releases New Single “Moments in Between,” a Simple Musing on the Nature of Life

With a debut album on the horizon, Southern California based artist Mini Trees gives fans a final sneak peak into upcoming release with the single “Moments in Between.” Bright, airy and with a hint of nostalgia, Mini Trees takes feelings of uncertainty and turns them inside out to reflect on moments of peace before taking […]

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Will Jay Loses His Sense of Time and Self in Bright Indie Single “Was it Even Real?”

Will Jay is not the only one who has lost track of time. Since 2019 still feels like “last year,” Will Jay must be riding high from the release of his debut album which came out last summer. Perfectionist indicated a new direction for the local artist’s career, one that is paved with happy and […]

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spill tab
Spill Tab Releases Funky, Fast-Paced New Single “Indecisive” feat. Tommy Genesis

With a fast paced melody, spitfire lyrics and vocal performances, spill tab’s newest single “Indecisive” is an inventive, tongue twisting delight. Featuring Tommy Genesis, the tune is sharp, funky and layered in rich texture. Also spill tab’s first release since April, the single comes with the announcement of her sophomore EP, due out this fall via […]

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TOKiMONSTA Drops Funky New Single In Collaboration with Compton’s Channel Tres

Pairing fresh beats and rich, textured production — producer, artist and labelhead TOKiMONSTA mixes up a banging new single “Naked” featuring Compton rapper and singer Channel Tres. In the new tune, Tres spits slick verbiage across funky, full sounds carefully mixed by TOKiMONSTA to create a sexy, stylized mood bursting with bouncy, fun vibes. The […]

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Jelani Aryeh cultivates a space to feel connected on "I've Got Some Living To Do"
Jelani Aryeh cultivates a space to feel connected on “I’ve Got Some Living To Do”

At 21-years-old, Filipino/African-American artist Jelani Aryeh‘s debut album, I’ve Got Some Living To Do, belies something of a promise in its title. “For a lot of kids my age,” Aryeh explained. “I see that we numb ourselves in order to carry on with our lives.” Perseverance is a valuable virtue but it’s just as important […]

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Steady Holiday
Steady Holiday shares a raucous new version of “Love Me When I Go To Sleep” with “Love Me 2”

Steady Holiday has shared a reworked version of one of her songs off her “Love Me When I Go To Sleep” with the new single “Love Me 2,” an upbeat and rollicking take on the previously pensive album ender. Trading in the song’s previously heart-wrenching ballad for hammered percussion lines and tumbling piano keys, “Love […]

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Ha Vay
Ha Vay shares knoackabout pop headbanger “I Wanna Cut My Hair”

Ha Vay has shared a new single with the release of the pulsating pop anthem “I Wanna Cut My Hair,” the third entry to be unveiled this year by the glitzy art-pop project of Maddy Toy. Created last year after living in Paris for two years and then spending another two traveling the world alone, […]

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Asian & Latinx Punk Band The Linda Lindas Deal with Stubborn Friends on “Oh!”

Before any of their music was up on Bandcamp, we were introduced to The Linda Lindas at the Palladium, opening up for feminist punk legends, Bikini Kill. Then, after dropping several tunes including a political number aptly titled “Vote!,” their AAPI Heritage Month performance at the Cypress Park Library went viral. This brilliant quartet of […]

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