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”

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Carter Vail – “Melatonin”

"Melatonin" opens with a lushly calming build that evokes euphoria throughout the 5 minute track. Listening through layers of guitar, low-humming synths, twinkling keys, and subdued vocals is the auditory embodiment of walking through a lively garden on a sunny June afternoon. Carter Vail's melody fills up the soundscape's vast space while not obscuring it's … Continue reading Carter Vail – “Melatonin”

My Ultra Violet – “Islands”

  "Islands" rocks in like a steady and welcome summer breeze. Lead singer, Dexy Valentine's vocals remind fondly of Stevie Nicks': unwavering and warmingly pleasant. Jangly guitar chords and lush vocal layering combine for a dreamy atmosphere invocative of a sharply memorable summer night. The melody is an instantly nostalgic summer anthem that begs you … Continue reading My Ultra Violet – “Islands”

Sleepy Zuhoski – “Daydream”

"Daydream" is a catchy ethereal soundscape with vocals that hover between folk and pop. The mindlessly fluid progression reminds fondly of Weezer's "Island in the Sun" and is the sonic embodiment of the track's lyrics "we should take a trip / and melt away our brains today". Sunny guitar chords and relaxed percussion create an … Continue reading Sleepy Zuhoski – “Daydream”

unfalter – “in your life”

Dallas, Texas graces us with effervescent dream pop talent in Noah Irvin, known musically as unfalter: "unfalter is an experiment conducted entirely in my small apartment. It is the product of roughly 6 months of writing songs while laying down the tracks that eventually became the album that you hear now. It is a brief … Continue reading unfalter – “in your life”

Show Clothes & Gavriella – “In My Dreams”

  Show Clothes' soothing synths, laid-back primary beat, and vibrant string work combine to create a whimsical atmosphere that transports you to a place where life has less clutter and more space for imagination. Gavriella's soulful vocals build slowly and float like a bluebird migrating north upon the arrival of spring. The lush soundscape falls … Continue reading Show Clothes & Gavriella – “In My Dreams”

Wild Year – “Meanwhile…(Little Spark)”

Dreamy guitar chords, entrancing synths, and reflective vocals combine for an atmosphere dripping in melancholic nostalgia. Created as a tribute to Laura Palmer, "Meanwhile...(Little Spark)" sounds like a tune we'd hear at The Roadhouse in Twin Peaks. Wild Year's soft soundscape floats in like a dream and ends just as peacefully. Listen if you like: … Continue reading Wild Year – “Meanwhile…(Little Spark)”