Saturday, March 28, 2020

Artist News

Paige Cora Releases Her Cinematic Dream-Pop Debut Album, ‘Instant in Time’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yRsw3QHknF8 Singer-songwriter Paige Cora has released her debut album, Instant in Time. Written and produced by the Ft. Erie, Ontario-based artist herself, engineered and mixed by Jae Daniel, and mastered at the legendary Abbey Road Studios in London by Christian...

Elliot Lee Rebels Against Visual Judgement With Her Latest Single ‘Pink (Freak)’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RSWAnzekUkQ&feature=youtu.be Elliot Lee launches into 2020 with "Pink (Freak)", a perfect snapshot of an artist who looks to mix the bright colors of the world with the darkness in each of us, both visually and emotionally, embracing the power that...

Pianist Lara Downes Revisits Spirituals And Freedom Songs On Upcoming Album, ‘Some Of These...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=poJR6Tt-z2Y Spirituals and freedom songs have long been at the heart of our American story — expressions of hope in the fight for equality. On her upcoming release Some Of These Days (April 3), celebrated genre-fluid pianist Lara Downes revisits...

DEVMO + FLAVIA Release Hip Hop Single, ‘Running Home’ For Valentine’s Day

The critically-acclaimed queer rap hip hop artist DEVMO just released a new single in time for Valentine's Day. "Running Home" is a delicious ode to love track that strays from her usual formula. DEVMO fans will get a taste...

Nicole Atkins Pays Homage To The Jersey Shore Boardwalk With Upcoming Album ‘Italian Ice’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bd3g7Y21o0&feature=emb_title The wild magic of the Jersey Shore boardwalk has inspired musicians across generations, but it takes a uniquely distinct vision to go find that slice of regional wonder in Northern Alabama. On Italian Ice (April 17 / Single Lock...

Nadia Reid Honors The Great White North With Latest Single, ‘Oh Canada’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R1eqMmEthdc&feature=emb_title Acclaimed New Zealand songwriter Nadia Reid has shared “Oh Canada,” the third track off her upcoming Spacebomb Records debut Out Of My Province (out March 6). The song serves as Nadia’s ode to Canada and its musical legacy — including...

Lido Pimienta Reflects On Anti-Blackness With Her Upcoming Album, ‘Miss Colombia’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2azy1D-yyWc Lido Pimienta has announced the release of Miss Colombia (April 17, ANTI-), the anticipated follow-up to La Papessa, which was awarded the Polaris Music Prize in 2017. The Colombian-born, Toronto-based global beats trailblazer recorded the album in her home studio,...

Netta Takes An Absurdist Look At American Commercialism With ‘Ricki Lake’

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ieah4V3gOCw Netta has dropped her newest single, “Ricki Lake” (via S-Curve Records/BMG), continuing the Israeli artist/composer/songwriter’s exciting journey of making some of today’s most experimentally brilliant pop music. Her brash but lovable personality is front & center on this song,...

Kandace Springs Pays Tribute To Billie Holiday, Lauryn Hill, Nina Simone, & More On...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ycpy2jtuoiw Kandace Springs — an accomplished artist whose soulful jazz singing led her late mentor Prince to praise her “voice that can melt snow” — has announced her newest project, The Women Who Raised Me, out on Blue Note Records...

SHEL Releases ‘Rainbow’ Music Video And Launches Campaign In Support of Exiled Widows In...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yuz12qcUIF4 With the release of their new video “Rainbow” on January 31st, internationally-acclaimed band SHEL has launched a campaign to spread awareness and raise support for Hope Springz, a locally-run craft center in Vrindavan, India that empowers exiled widows by...