Glowing synths lull you into Quelle Rox's aquatic atmosphere on new track "Tired". Subdued vocals weave and float along a groggy melody that's full of hypnotic charm. Mediate on the "I'm tired" hook and calm your racing mind. The soundscape's lush lo-fi dream-pop aesthetic is sure to put you in a mellow mood.
Brandon Hoogenboom's "Feelin'" is a welcome flourish of auditory sunshine from the Golden State. An understated joy radiates from the even-keeled rhythm section and guitar riffs brimming with fluidity. Sweetness shines through mellow-moving melodies though never gets lost into a saccharine abyss. Take a break from the winter blues and get lost in a better … Continue reading Brandon Hoogenboom – “Feelin'”
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”
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" 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'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”
L.A. based producer claws ai combines elements of electronic, psychedelic, pop, and rock music into one deliciously angsty package on new track "time & energy". I love tracks that play with a mix of a subdued aesthetic and an unwavering guitar-driven pacing. The result is a new wave type of 90s alternative that engulfs you in … Continue reading claws ai – “time & energy”