Beatrix Sky – “Forget Me”

In "Forget Me" rich rhythmic builds combust with haunting cathedral-set organs  for an explosive darkwave atmosphere. Sky's eldritch vocals rise and fall like a rough breeze stirring around brush on the forest floor. Come for the angst, stay for the catharsis. Listen if you like: Beach House

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Nikki and The Phantom Callers – “Prodigal Daughter” / “Mamas Sould Know”

Nikki and The Phantom Callers' new single "Prodigal Daughter" / "Mamas Should Know" sounds like a missing link to the Sharp Objects soundtrack. Hailing from Atlanta, the group's steadying soundscapes transport you to a hot and hazy southern summer night.¬†Harmonized vocals passionately croon over suave jangle pop guitar progressions. Entrancing melodies are a warming place … Continue reading Nikki and The Phantom Callers – “Prodigal Daughter” / “Mamas Sould Know”

Kelsy Karter – “Sad Sad Summer”

Fans of Lana Del Rey's crooning ballad "Summertime Sadness" will feel at home in Kelsy Karter's "Sad Sad Summer". Stirringly soulful vocals remind fondly of Amy Winehouse. Stay for the transition at 2:10, where the guitar work reads more psychedelic and builds dramatically against a rising vocal melody. "Sad Sad Summer" is the perfect companion … Continue reading Kelsy Karter – “Sad Sad Summer”

Who Is America? + Limonana

Who Is America? is a hacktastic chronicle of our postmodern reality. In the same vain as Nathan For You, Sacha Baron Cohen takes social awkwardness to a horrifying and hysterical extension. Baron Cohen's ridiculous characters and his unwitting participants' reactions are cry-laugh inducing. At the same time he points out the corruption that pervades our … Continue reading Who Is America? + Limonana

Banana Cream – “Pair-o-dice”

"Pair-o-dice" is hazy summer bedroom pop straight from L.A. artist Banana Cream. A soothing bass line lethargically guides you through the track's lush folds and twists. Twinkling guitar locks you in a hypnotic daze. The weightless atmosphere feels like you're cradled in clouds taking you on a euphoric trip. Soft, buttery, milky, "Pair-o-dice" is as … Continue reading Banana Cream – “Pair-o-dice”

Scuba Dvala – “Soy Boy”

  Glistening keys and relaxed guitar progressions help you float through Scuba Dvala's lush soundscape on new track "Soy Boy". Effortlessly melodic vocals hover weightlessly. The soothing synth atmosphere accompanies self-aware, melancholic lyrics that are heavy on herbivore imagery. You don't have to give up meat to enjoy the fluid suaveness of "Soy Boy".   … Continue reading Scuba Dvala – “Soy Boy”

Tempesst – “A Little Bit Of Trouble”

Tempesst is the creation of a blended Australian-British quartet currently grooving in London. Suave vocals flow through an intoxicating vocal melody in their newest single "A Little Bit Of Trouble," an ode to a drunken night at a local pub. The mesmerizing psychedelic folk pop atmosphere is enriched with strings and a twangingly delicious guitar. … Continue reading Tempesst – “A Little Bit Of Trouble”