The next round-up of the week is here, this week has some more fantastic talent, so be sure to read on! All links to the artists’ music and social media will be embedded throughout. Having an array of electronic, hip-hop, alt-pop, alt-rock, soft-rock, indie-pop, and jazz. Featuring this week are artists DJ Diverse, Kami Kehoe, Spencer Cropper, Mersi, Emmrose, Bridget Kelly Quinn, Carson Aday, Sabela Bee, Abby London, Ian Dencker and April Gallo. As well as bands such as Kinships, Tanuki Project, Everything But The Everything, Arson Whales, Split Persona, and Coastal Town.
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Kinships have released their electronic-pop-infused track ‘Reform’ with these punchy beats and this overall high energy and uplifting rhythm that seeps through till the very end. As the mesmerising vocal elements come in, pushing together many different tones, rather mellow and soft male vocals, and the more airy and dreamy female vocals that seep through. From the moment you hit play, you’re immersed into this enchanting sound that Kinships portray and it certainly hooks you in from the very start to the end.
Having these rather in-your-face melodies as they collide against the vocal elements in such a superb way. It’s certainly a piece that really does fit any mood and is one you can get lost in easily. It’s definitely a rather creative and memorable track and throughout they definitely let their evergrowing talent show. Really love this piece by Kinships, can’t wait to see what else they get up to next. If you haven’t checked this piece out, then make sure to!
Tanuki Project- Slow
Infusing this infectious sound through ‘Slow’ which is the release by Tanuki Project, combines the sounds of electronic and trip-hop to create a rather distinctive piece of music. Now, it’s safe to say that this piece certainly has a lot of unique elements embedded throughout. The vocal elements are definitely rather captivating and definitely hook you in right away as soon as you listen.
Keeping the overall instrumentation blaring through from start to finish, but making sure it’s not too much, it fits perfectly alongside the vocal elements. This track definitely has so many reasons to stand out and deserves all the recognition it gets, it has these soft textured vocals and this insane melody that flows alongside. Definitely, be sure to check this piece out if you haven’t already, looking forward to seeing what they get up to next!
DJ Diverse- That Love
DJ Diverse has released their track ‘That Love’ letting the sounds of hip-hop and rap come together to create a super catchy track. As soon as you hit play, you’re instantly greeted by this eerie instrumental that continues, as the rap verses begin to come through, with the rough textured vocals. Having these upbeat rhythms that collide alongside the fast pace rap verses, it certainly has that ability to get stuck in your head in the best way.
This track is such a fantastic piece, the way the rap verses flow with the overall energetic instrumentation, letting that collide together in an insane way. Keeping that same high energy flowing through till the very end, one of those you can’t just skip over. Now, if you haven’t checked this piece out, then definitely make sure to. Looking forward to seeing what they get up to next!
Kami Kehoe- Lovesick
‘Lovesick‘ is the recent track from Kami Kehoe, now if you want a track, that is going to make you feel good and just completely lose yourself in, then this is definitely the one. As soon as you hit the play button, immediately it’s such a hit in itself. Infusing the sounds of alternative-pop and lofi-pop to create this killer piece of music. From the insane vocal elements from Kami herself to the overall upbeat instrumental that flows through.
This track is one of those you can’t help but fall in love with, it’s one of those that certainly stands out massively and shows the flourishing talent from Kami herself. The dreamy vocals and the brilliant melody that flows alongside, work so well together. This is one of them pieces, you’ll feel yourself going back too. If you haven’t checked this piece out, then be sure to, it’s so worth it. Can’t wait to see what she gets up to next!
Everything But The Everything- Blue Sun
Everything But The Everything has released their single ‘Blue Sun’ combining the sounds of alternative-rock and garage-rock to create this insane track. It’s a rather catchy and feel-good piece, from beginning to end you’re immersed into this raw rock n’ roll sound that they have to offer. With these fantastic instrumentals that collide alongside the infectious vocal elements.
This piece features Olivia Barchard, who has some truly mesmerising vocal elements, hitting the high notes perfectly but being able to lower the tone well too. Each element in this piece comes crashing together in the best way and it certainly creates this super high energy instrumental that is really fun to listen to. Definitely, check this piece out, can’t wait to see what they get up to next!
Spencer Cropper- I Love You ’cause You Make Me Feel Loved
A fun-loving piece from Spencer Cropper, combining the sounds of indie and soft-rock to create his single ‘I Love You ’cause You Make Me Feel Loved’ immersing you into this groovy instrumental and uplifting vocal elements from Spencer himself. This track keeps you hooked throughout and it has this real upbeat and feel-good essence to it and it’s such an easy to listen to piece. The way each element flows together, in the best way, lets the fantastic vocal elements seep through.
Definitely, a piece that will be on repeat and adored by many, has that ability to get stuck in your head and makes you want to keep listening. It’s such an impressive piece of music and lets the talent that Spencer withholds shine through in the best way. Infusing many different sounds throughout, to create a really heartfelt and resonating track. Now, if you haven’t checked this piece out, definitely do. Can’t wait to see what he gets up to next!
Mersi has dropped their electronic-infused single ‘Merci’ showing the powerful essence that sound really can create, with minimal vocal aspects. Now, if you’re looking for some electronic pieces to delve into, then this one is definitely for you. From beginning to end, you’re taken on a journey through the creative aspects of many varieties of sounds that Mersi have pieced together, to create this energetic and catchy piece.
It continues to have this upbeat feel around it, slowly building up the pace as it all comes colliding together. Intertwining between rather in your face beats to ones that are more drowned out and it works so well. Adding in a variety of instruments and sound effects to create a truly impressive and memorable piece of music, that you won’t want to skip. Check this one out, looking forward to what they get up to next!
Emmrose has released her stunning single ‘Thorns’ letting the sounds of indie-pop and indie-folk collide to create this truly outstanding piece of music. It’s safe to say that this piece in itself, is a huge hit already, from the moment you click play, you’re immersed into this truly breathtaking sound that Emmrose portrays. Hitting the high notes perfectly, having this slight brittle texture to the vocals, keeping that pace steady, and letting this fiery chorus come crashing through, in the best way.
Letting this instrumentation settle in, but keeping it fairly slow in pace and the volume fairly low, to really let them vocals stand out. As the sound of the instruments intertwine with the vocals in such a brilliant way, truly gripping your attention and making you want to keep listening to the very end. This is such an incredible piece of music and it certainly shows that this piece and Emmrose herself are going to go a very long way. If you haven’t checked this piece out, be sure to. Can’t wait to see what she gets up to next!
Arson Whales- Scene Four
Arson Whales have released their single ‘Scene Four’ combining the sound of alt-rock and post-punk together to create this killer piece. From the start it begins with this punchy instrumental as the distinctive vocal elements begin to seep through, having this rather suspenseful essence build up in the overall instrumentation. Flowing alongside the vocal elements, in a superb way. You definitely get gripped in on the vocal elements for sure and it is certainly a piece you can get lost in.
Having quite a fast pace flowing through it, then letting the thrilling guitar riffs have their time to shine, then piecing back up perfectly with the intriguing vocal aspects. It’s definitely a piece that will be liked by many, feeling that instant connection with it the moment it begins. If you haven’t checked this piece out, definitely do, you won’t regret it. Can’t wait to see what they get up to next!
Bridget Kelly Quinn- Isla
‘Isla’ is the recent track by musician Bridget Kelly Quinn, combining the sounds of jazz and pop together to create this brilliant piece of music. This track is such an interesting piece to listen to, it has this really unique flair about it, and the way the vocal elements have this rather raspy texture to them, it’s a proper powerful track. Hearing them hard slams on the piano keys as it intertwines with the vocals.
A track that has many styles of musical inspiration, but Bridget certainly adds her own unique modernised twist to it and it works so well. It’s a rather captivating piece of music, that grips you in from the moment it begins. With the moving instrumental against the outstanding vocal elements. A really talented artist, you won’t want to miss this one, be sure to check it out. Can’t wait to see what she gets up to next!
Split Persona- No You Won’t
Alternative-rock and hard-rock collide in the single ‘No You Won’t’ by Split Persona, an absolutely thrilling piece of music, that is for sure a classic depiction of the insane sound behind alt-rock. From the moment it begins, instantly you’re hooked, this band sure knows how to pull a track together and completely smash it and that definitely shows throughout this piece. Having this manic instrumentation as the electrifying guitar riffs collide against the hard-hitting drum beats to create this killer instrumental.
Piecing that with the raucous vocals and the guttural shrieks that tear through, completely topping it off massively. This band is certainly not afraid to amp up the volume and be loud and chaotic. If alt-rock is a style for you, then be sure not to miss this band. Definitely, one of those tracks you can’t help but love and just see the pure talent that shines through from the band themselves. This is a piece that shows just why so many people adore the sound of alt-rock, can’t wait to see what they get up to next!
Carson Aday- She Took Your Heart And Ran
Carson Aday has released his single ‘She Took Your Heart And Ran’ with this alt-rock and indie-rock influence, creating this impressive piece of music. Hitting the play button you’re immersed into this really striking sound that Carson portrays, sounding very similar to Panic! At The Disco with the overall high-pitched vocals. Colliding that alongside the real alt-rock instrumental, blaring drums, crazy guitar riffs that ignite into this brilliant instrumentation.
This is one of those pieces, you have to delve into, put it on and completely lose yourself in it, it’s such a mood lifter, with the way everything comes crashing together. Amping that volume up and creating this really excellent instrumentation overall. As well, as the really insane vocals from Carson himself, if you haven’t checked this piece out be sure to. A really well done track, can’t wait to see what he gets up to next!
Sabela Bee- Phantom
‘Phantom‘ is the single from musician Sabela Bee, letting the styles of alt-rock and dream-pop collide to create this really enchanting piece of music. Letting this slow pace powerful instrumentation collide alongside the stunning vocal elements from Sabela herself. Definitely, stick your headphones on and get lost in this one, it for sure has that ability to allow you to do exactly that.
Keeping the pitch fairly mellow and her voice has this real mesmerising tone to it, definitely one that has many reasons to stand out. It has this quite high tempo towards the end and it definitely keeps you gripped from start to finish. It keeps this steady pace and makes sure that everything pieces together in the best way. If you haven’t checked out this piece, then definitely be sure too, can’t wait to see what she gets up to next!
Abby London- Bushes
Abby London has released her electronic-pop and indie-pop track ‘Bushes’ to create this super high energy and infectious track. Having these rather punchy beats that flow through till the very end, grabbing your attention within seconds. There is an insane melody that flows alongside the high-pitched vocal elements. Having this rather funky instrumentation that pieces together with the vocal elements, in the best way.
It’s such a feel-good piece, one that certainly boosts your mood as you listen. It’s one of those you could happily listen to over and over again. From the mesmerising vocals to the fun-loving instrumentation that is portrayed throughout. Certainly, a memorable piece and one many will want to delve into. If you haven’t checked out this piece, then definitely be sure to. Looking forward to what she gets up to next!
Coastal Town- The A Plus
Coastal Town has released their indie and alt-rock pop single ‘The A Plus’ creating this really feel-good, catchy piece of music. Having these real fantastic vocal elements that collides against the hard-hitting instrumentation. Having this real smooth texture to the vocal aspects, keeping the volume fairly low, but of course not being afraid to amp up the volume as the chorus hits. The instrumentation has this rather infectious essence that surrounds it, letting it come through in a real upbeat way.
It’s definitely easy to listen to a piece of music, one that will definitely get stuck in your head. A piece, that is certainly a memorable and impressive one, from the overall vocal elements to the energetic instrumental that comes seeping through. Now, if you haven’t checked out this track yet, then definitely be sure to, you won’t want to miss it. Can’t wait to see what they get up to next!
Ian Dencker- Smile
‘Smile‘ is the pop and soft-rock-infused piece by musician Ian Dencker to create this real uplifting piece of music. Beginning with the electric guitar, as it comes through at a fairly low volume, colliding against the light taps on the drums, creating this fantastic but not this in-your-face instrumentation, which works perfectly. Keeping the volume low and the pace fairly steady, making this track such an easy to listen to piece.
Immersing you into this brilliant sound that Ian portrays and completely smashing it. If you’re a fan of the sound of soft rock or pop then this piece is definitely for you. The vocal elements overall are really soothing to listen to, it all collides together in the best way, creating this real stand-out piece. Now, if you haven’t checked this out, then be sure too, can’t wait to see what he gets up to next!
Check out Ian Dencker and make sure to stream ‘Smile’ over on Spotify.
April Gallo- What You Lost
April Gallo has released her single ‘What You Lost’ infusing this indie-pop and soul style through this mesmerising piece of music. From the moment it begins you’re immersed into the stunning sound that April portrays, if you’re looking for a piece to truly get lost in, then this is definitely the one of that. It grips you in from the moment it begins to the very end. With this rather soothing instrumentation that collides alongside the stunning vocals that April pushes through.
This piece is definitely a track that many will adore, it has this ability to really hook the listener in, letting this calming instrumentation collide alongside the smooth textured vocals. It has this rather slow pace and keeps that pitch fairly minimal, but April certainly comes through hitting those high notes in the best way. Now, if you haven’t checked this piece out yet, then definitely be sure to. Looking forward to seeing what she gets up to next!
All these bands and artists were discovered via Musosoup which is a music promotion company. If you’d like the chance to be on the next ‘Round-up’ then be sure to submit your music.