Bad Wave – “I Can Be A Friend To You”

Squishy synths dance around like a bloom of jellyfish while swiftly flowing vocals catch you faster than any Apple commercial melody in Bad Wave's "I Can Be A Friend To You". The hook builds in a tempered yet highly-anticipated demeanor and gives way to a refrain erupting with bustling synths and wistful lyrics. By the … Continue reading Bad Wave – “I Can Be A Friend To You”

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Lucille Furs – “Another Land”

    We're off on a hallucinogenic ride through "Another Land" with Chicago psych rockers Lucille Furs. Deliciously twangy guitar chords and brisk percussion effortlessly glide alongside glistening key work reminiscent of The Doors' on "Riders On The Storm". The track's suaveness is highlighted by even-keeled vocals extolling relatable predicaments such as "you don't have … Continue reading Lucille Furs – “Another Land”

Feng Suave – “Venus Flytrap”

  Follow Feng Suave into a curios psych-pop world on their new single "Venus Flytrap".  Charming synths and placid guitar chords usher you into tranquility. Cruise along smooth waves of soulful vocals and a pleasantly ambling rhythm section. Get lost in the melody's contently resigned lyrics and float away on a dream of love.   … Continue reading Feng Suave – “Venus Flytrap”

Jo Marches – “Move”

Jo Marches, "Move" is a subdued electro pop anthem. The track's smoothness doesn't compromise texture. Resilient vocals hover between an even-keeled delivery in the verses to a soaring ascension at the onset of the hook, but are always unwavering. The “move faster / step closer / jump higher / come closer,” hook is one of those … Continue reading Jo Marches – “Move”

Jesse Jo Stark – “Mystery”

  Jesse Jo Stark's "Mystery" is a slow-burner that evolves lethargically, but with a big payoff. Smooth and sultry vocals wander along an introspective melody that leaves you intoxicated. Steady, yet gentle guitar builds lend the atmosphere extra layers of calming texture. A soothing listen where you can bury all of your Monday Blues.   … Continue reading Jesse Jo Stark – “Mystery”

Oxen – “Postpone”

Sweden's Oxen delivers a perky and poppy electro-infused rock sound on new track "Postpone." Swiftly drifting vocals combine with a strong rhythmic flow and forcefully upbeat guitar progressions. The vocals come down at the 2:18 transition and offer some melodic depth before returning to the track's bustling pace. Reluctantly-aware lyrics paired with a bubbly beat create … Continue reading Oxen – “Postpone”