Uncomplicated Pop Infused Folk is Poetic ‘Bliss’ from Amie K


Indie Folk Artist

Amie K

‘BLISS’

Uncomplicated Pop Infused Folk is Poetic ‘Bliss’ from Amie K

Upcoming indie artist Amie K hails from Liverpool UK and has just released her latest single ‘Bliss’ which is the first single from her forthcoming album.

Amie’s talent as a storyteller through her music is uncomplicated and refreshing, and while I’m not too sure about her age, her stories are poetic and quite mature.

‘Bliss’ is no exception with captivating melodic verses along with enchanting lyrics of self-reflection and the realisation that her existence is exactly where she is meant to be.

There’s an encouraging message as the chorus breaks open lyrically with an expanse and feeling of freedom. Amie reveals she is happy and capable of turning anything around.

Musically the production is infused with pop elements of percussive loops and rich harmonies.

What I do find gratifying, is the optimism from young artists such as Amie, writing and recording folk style music that is not lyrically or does not sound like so much of the majority of commercial music. This is a never-ending commodity as it keeps the music interesting as an artist grows revolving, exploring and allowing the music to resonate as it’s sung and performed from the heart.

After all, isn’t that what music is about?

To give people hope, striking a chord (excuse the pun) and taking the listener on a journey?  

 

Tracey gives 4 out of 5 stars.

4 Star Rating

Website: https://amiekmusic.weebly.com/

Uncomplicated Pop Infused Folk is Poetic ‘Bliss’ from Amie K

Indie Pop Artist Renee Lamy Releases New Single ‘Poison’


Indie Pop Artist

“Poison,” is a pop electronic song and is Renee Lamy’s third original release with more anticipated to come next year.

When talking about her latest single, Renee says,

“There is something sort of freeing about this song and in the same sense binding. It is about a love that, despite you knowing probably isn’t the best thing for you, you just are too happy in the moment to care. My overall feeling in this song is that you love who you love, and you can’t help who you fall in love with. And maybe you’re going to fall in love again and again but if you are happy now then enjoy it, no matter what other people think.” 

This is Renee’s third single to be released, following her song “Losing Game” that was released in January 2019. Both songs were recorded with Ryley Music Productions and Renee is excited to continue to share more of her music with everyone. 

In conclusion, Renee says, “When writing this song, I wanted to create something that would be easy for people to listen to. I hope this song is something that people can relate to and connect with but also blast in their car if they want to shut their mind off.” 

Poison is available on all streaming platforms!

Indie Pop Artist Renee Lamy Releases New Single ‘Poison’

 

 

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Firey Epic New Single from Goth-Metal Band Mono Inc. Studio Album


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German alternative-gothic rockers MONO INC. present their new single ‘Warriors’ ahead of releasing their eleventh studio album ‘The Book Of Fire’. This long-play saga of blazing flames, rigorous persecution and bloody torture will be released today January 24. Earlier, the band previewed the first singles ‘Louder Than Hell’ and ‘The Book of Fire’ with dramatic and firey cinematic videos to accompany.

Formed in 2000 and based in Hamburg, MONO INC. are Martin Engler (vocals
), Katha Mia (drums), 
Carl Fornia (guitars
) and Manuel Antoni (bass). This album follows up ‘Welcome to Hell’, which was released in July 2018.

The new album features contributions by Tilo Wolff (Lacrimosa) and Teufel (Tanzwut). MONO INC.’s previous studio-albums all placed in the Top 6 of the German charts or higher.

This sound phenomenon of this long-play takes you to a time of burning stakes. A time where scholars ran for their lives and ultimate existence. A time when knowledge gained over centuries was systematically erased. A time of the inquisition.

This new concept album from MONO INC. sheds light onto the story of the ‘Book Of Fire’, a mystical artefact containing the secret knowledge of centuries and chose a young healer to be its new owner in the dark middle-ages.

The persecution, sorrow and suffering that the bloodthirsty inquisition inflicted on her and her fight for freedom are wrapped up in a terrific way by these four musicians, formed around mastermind Martin Engler. This is heavier than ever before, but not without the band’s well-known, emotional depth.

From the very first sounds, you get pulled into an emotional roller-coaster, carried by epic anthems. You may shed tears over these soulful ballads and celebrate when heavy guitars and the angelic voice of drummer Katha Mia unite in perfect harmony.

But the concept of this album is perhaps too refined, too good to not make more of it. Thus, the band sets new standards by telling the whole story of the young healer Aellin in their first ever earbook, covering the whole tragedy of the inquisition era in 12 captivating chapters.

With their heaviest album ever, MONO INC. will take you with them to the somber time of the Inquisition, illuminated only by the torchlights of the henchman. Dive into the story of the witch on CD/DVD. In Europe, it is also available on vinyl and, for the first time ever, in an earbook (German only). Witness the whole tragedy of lost wisdom and humanity from the front-row seat.

‘Warriors’, as well as ‘Louder Than Hell’ and ‘The Book of Fire’ are now available through online stores such as Apple Music and for streaming via Spotify. As of January 24, ‘The Book of Fire’ LP will be released via SPV / NoCut in Europe and ADA / Entertainment One in North America. It can already be ordered directly from the band. In March and April, MONO INC. will be supporting this album with an extensive tour including 13 dates.

TRACKLISTING – CD:
1.    The Book of Fire
2.    Louder Than Hell
3.    Warriors
4.    Shining Light (feat. Tilo Wolff)
5.    Where The Raven Flies
6.    The Last Crusade
7.    Death or Life
8.    Nemesis
9.    Right for The Devil (Feat. Tanzwut)
10.   Run for Your Life
11.   The Gods of Love
12.   What Have We Done

THE BOOK OF FIRE TOUR’ 2020
06.03.20 – Münster, Skaters Palace
07.03.20 – Köln, Carlswerk Victoria
12.03.20 – München, Backstage Werk
13.03.20 – Nürnberg, Z-Bau
14.03.20 – Wiesbaden, Schlachthof
15.03.20 – Pratteln, Z7
20.03.20 – Berlin, Columbia Halle
21.03.20 – Leipzig, Haus Auensee
27.03.20 – Oberhausen, Turbinenhalle
28.03.20 – Stuttgart, Im Wizemann
29.03.20 – Saarbrücken, Garage
03.04.20 – Hannover, Pavillon
04.04.20 – Hamburg, Sporthalle

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Blonde Diamond Release New Dream Synth-Pop Single


Electronic Music

Shaping a soundscape of dreamy synth-pop bliss with unapologetic and captivating lyricism, Blonde Diamond have been on a trajectory that is hard not to be dazzled by.

The Vancouver based dream-pop band have graced stages across Canada, Europe, Australia, the US, and India, sharing bills along the way with stalwarts such as Portugal. The Man, Broken Social Scene, Bishop Briggs, Chromeo, Mother Mother, and more. 

Blonde Diamond’s newest offerings hone in on their strongest assets—frontwoman Alexis Young’s vocal prowess, reinforced by the band’s ethereal instrumentals. The first course they’ve prepared for us, single ”4AM Eternal” is out now.  Equal parts sexy and accessible, swirling guitars are accentuated by arpeggiated bass synths and snap-tight rhythms, and a bridge that is sure to lure you in to their siren call. 

Their debut single, “Feel Alright” (2016), peaked at no. 6 on the Spotify Viral Charts within a week of its release, with the rest of the Feel Alright EP now quickly approaching 1M streams. In 2017, Blonde Diamond were the winners of the coveted nation-wide JUNO Master Class mentorship program.

The band’s second EP “Fantasy Love” was premiered on CBC’s First Play Live in October 2018 featuring 6 freshly minted tracks, including the first single and video for Better When You’re Close, and second single Dark Place.

As they careened toward the end of the decade, Blonde Diamond smartly took a conscious step back from their guns-ablazing approach to prepare themselves for the next chapter of their career, shedding their former name (Youngblood) and paring down to a 4-piece powerhouse. Now, as Blonde Diamond walks the catwalk into 2020, grab a front-row seat to catch all the new delights they’ve prepared.

Blonde Diamond Release New Dream Synth-Pop Single

 

 

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Singer Songwriter Melbs bb Releases Dark Catchy Pastel Fantasy Single


Indie Artist

Dreamy singer-songwriter Melbs bb  announced her new single Astrology (clothesline), a catchy pastel fantasy with a dark, edgy underside, on January 22.  The artist has also released a sharp, self-made video to accompany the song, lovingly poking fun at the stereotypes of the signs of the zodiac.  To celebrate the release, Melbs bb will be playing an exclusive hometown launch show at the Workers Club in Melbourne on February 27.
 
Dream pop and inspired by indie icons Clairo and Beach House, Astrology (clothesline) will soak the listener in delicious guitar, synth, and Melbs bb’s unique, deep and arresting vocal.  The track sweeps up everything in its wake and envelops like a wave, prompting a feeling of deep comfort and movement in the listener; in other words, it might be the perfect soundtrack to that dark, warm drive home from a summer holiday – kinda melancholy, but acutely liberating, too.  Speaking on the inspiration behind the track, Melbs bb, otherwise known as Erica Lilly, says, “I got really into astrology last year, and after digging into my chart, it just explained a lot – particularly about my love life.  Stuff that I’ve talked about with my therapist was written in front of me on Co-Star.  Anyway, I just felt really called out and needed to vent, so I wrote this song.”
 
The video for Astrology (clothesline) is a comical and witty look into the traits of each astrological sign.  Clever and incisive, with a sweet DIY charm, this video includes something for everyone, and each viewer is sure to feel uncomfortably ‘seen’ at some point throughout! Reflecting on the process of creating the video, Erica explains,

“My friend Bax and I were brainstorming for the video, and she suggested a party where all the star signs were present.  As soon as she said it, a million setups started flooding to my brain – like water signs crying in the corner for no reason.  Virgos running around picking up cups – and so on.  The jokes wrote themselves really.  My friends Meaghan, Isaac, Liam and Sabrina shot and acted in the video and I directed, produced and edited it.  It took two exhausting days to get everything shot, but I have background in comedy and film so glad I was able to do it myself.”

Melbs bb will be launching Astrology (clothesline) at a very special show at the Workers Club in Melbourne on February 27.  Giving her audience a taste of what to expect from a Melbs bb live show, Erica enthuses, “Fans can expect a non-stop set of bangers.  My taste jumps around a bit and this definitely comes through in the songs I write – but I’m confident noone will be bored.  Confused, maybe – but definitely not bored!”

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Heart to Heart are back With New Single Insufferable


Rock Band

Quiet is nice. Quiet is comfortable. But quiet is dangerous, too — because quiet is the perfect disguise for a revolution.

Nick Zoppo knows this. Zoppo is the frontman of Heart to Heart, an energetic California rock quintet that formed a decade ago and has toured North America countless times. Even though the band cultivated a dedicated following and released two stellar full-lengths, Heart to Heart slowly receded from the music scene, laying mostly dormant the past few years. What made Zoppo put his passion on hold? His other passion: professional wrestling.

“In 2015, I moved to Chicago to train with WWE Superstar Seth Rollins,” Zoppo explains, “and three months turned into three-and-a-half years. In that time period, we were still playing a few shows and were still sending music ideas back and forth, it was just a little more tough with me being in the Midwest. I inevitably had to move back to California, and once I came back, we started rocking and rolling again.”

Zoppo’s alter ego, the “Outlandish Zicky Dice”, took the independent wrestling scene by storm, landing him bookings all across the world. Inspired by his character, Zoppo returned to Heart to Heart with a renewed passion, and his fellow bandmates — guitarist/vocalists Johnathan Hayes and Alex Lulow, bassist Justin Bratcher, and drummer AJ Wright — were just as excited to get to work.

The result is Heartbreaker, a six-song release that’s as musically aggressive as it is inherently melodic. It’s the kind of stuff that would stop you in your tracks at Warped Tour, or would make you open Shazam on your phone to identify the song if you overheard it coming from someone’s car stereo.

“Heartbreaker is a new, completely different, mature sound for Heart To Heart,” Zoppo says. “This record means the most to me, especially lyrically. I think of real pain in my life that I connect to music, and that’s what I draw on when writing lyrics.”

Look no further than Heartbreaker’s opening track, “Ø Love,” which finds Zoppo keenly observing, “We all learn from loss and pain and suffering.” Or check out “Someone Else,” which includes a potent bit of dialogue from Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind. Or just press “play” on standout track “Insufferable,” which sounds like the dissolving of a relationship in real time — and according to Zoppo, it was.

“It was literally what we were going through at the time,” he says. “I am telling the story as it happens — we were breaking up while I was in the studio. I’m speaking my mind and not holding anything back.”

It’s clear that Zoppo approaches each song as if it could be his last, using his lyrics as a way to directly speak his mind, no matter who may get caught in the crossfire. His approach may ruffle a few feathers (“I get texted from the subjects of songs sometimes,” he says with a chuckle), but it also allows for deeper bonds to be formed, as you can hear in the emotionally gripping “The (Q)uiet War,” a passionate song about mental health, which includes a real voicemail message from a musician friend of Zoppo’s who was near the point of ending his own life.

“You can just hear the true emotion and true pain in it,” he says of his friend’s confession, assuring that the friend is in a much better headspace now. “It’s a war inside your head daily. Even me — I play this character that’s full of himself in the wrestling ring, but I’m also trying to remember if I took my depression medication this morning. I like being a public figure that can talk about these things openly, and hopefully try to motivate someone else to remind them there’s a light at the end of the tunnel. It’s completely okay to not be okay.”

Zoppo not is only constantly working on himself, he is also helping others — the singer/wrestler is currently working toward his masters degree in special education, and he makes time in his busy schedule to work in a special ed class as well. All of this goes into making Zoppo a surprisingly vulnerable frontman — but while vulnerability might shine through in the studio, once he gets onstage, all bets are off.

“When I would go onstage, I would be this character that eventually turned into Zicky Dice,” he says. “Angus Young from AC/DC used to say he would black out onstage, and I feel that’s the same for me. I’m all about entertaining the crowd. Yeah, they’re there to listen to music. But this is a chance to give them a performance. I look forward to sharing these songs with the world as an older, more mature me and a more mature band.”

With Heartbreaker, Heart To Heart are ready to reintroduce themselves to the world. They’re older and wiser, sure; they all carry a few more scars, both physical and emotional; but their musicianship is more advanced than it’s ever been, and they’re ready to kick the listener in the face, sonically speaking.

“We really took our time and tried a lot of different things we haven’t done musically before,” Zoppo says. “New vocal techniques, harmonies, guitar overlays… We were in the studio for months, because we knew Heartbreaker had to be something incredible. Everyone here has a lot of shit on the line. We all really want to be our best.”

Quiet has ended. A revolution is about to begin. Heart to Heart are ready for you. Are you ready for them?

Stream The New Single: https://orcd.co/insufferable

 

Heart to Heart are back With New Single Insufferable

 

 

LINKS TO HEART TO HEART

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hearttoheartca

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/zickydice

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/zickydice/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/zickydice

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Deanne Devore Releases Smooth Mouth Watering Neo-Soul Single ‘Lately’


Unsigned Artist

Deanna Devore is a Chicago and Toronto based multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, and producer. Her music beautifully blends downtempo electronic beats with organic instrumentation, creating emotionally captivating music that has been resonating with audiences across the globe. Devore’s polished musicianship, modern production techniques and compelling songwriting emanates a maturity and sophistication that spans across downtempo electronic, R&B, neo-soul, jazz and orchestral territories. 

 

Following the success of her highly acclaimed EP half and half, Devore is unveiling her new release ‘Lately’, featuring a mystery vocalist who cannot yet be announced. Thematically the single narrates the insecurity and ups and downs of a relationship, detailing how love can often feel like an emotional rollercoaster until it finally comes to an end. Its mellow grooves and smooth lo-fi beats cook up a mouth-watering release, oozing with seductive melodies and velvety vocals, which highlight the featured singer’s impressive vocal range. Emitting a sensuous flowing cadence, delicately layered harmonies and a pulsating rhythm, ‘Lately’ provides an alluring neo-soul track, showcasing Devore’s unique and fresh production. 

 

Devore’s inspiration sparks from a sonic level – the feeling and emotions that certain chords and melodies provoke. Her songwriting is built around the result and impact it will have on the listener.
“Lyrically I delve into the darkness and light of love and life”, reveals Devore. With influences partially rooted in the soul, R&B and jazz field, Devore doesn’t allow any limitations to her sound and her music includes elements of a multitude of genres. It’s this genre-blending sound which has allowed the musician to create music without boundaries. She shares, “I hope my music can bridge the gap for fans of all genres and be appealing to a variety of people”.

 

Devore has seen success performing to sold-out venues and festivals across the map, such as Summerfest, CMJ, NXNE, and 80/35. She has also had the pleasure of opening for renowned artists including Jamie Cullum, Bonobo and SG Lewis, as well as Raveena, Mother Mother and Yoke Lore. The composer has recently explored more commercial work, where her work can be heard in podcasts, feature films and even a Starbucks ad. 

 

Self-produced and performing all of the instruments on the track herself, Devore wishes to encourage other female artists to take a lead in their music,
“I’d love to inspire other songwriters and other female multi-instrumentalist/producers. There aren’t many of us out there it seems, so I’d love to inspire more female musicians to self-produce”.

 

Devore continues to be celebrated for her remarkable musicality and ‘Lately’ is another indication of what to expect in 2020.

 

Deanne Devore Releases Smooth Mouth Watering Neo-Soul Single ‘Lately’

 

 

LINKS TO DEANNA DEVORE

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deannadevoremusic/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/deannadevore/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/Deannadevore

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/33ZWQlxgrQJGHCo82XqhWJ

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Streetlight From Owen Daniel Creates A Magical Journey


Indie Artist

Owen Daniel

‘Streetlight’

 

Streetlight’ is the latest release from Belfast Singer/Songwriter Owen Daniel. It follows up his 2 previous releases “Free as a Bird” and “Drowning” with a new feel of reminiscence and memories.

 

The intro of this track is as simple as one chord from an electronic synth pad, demonstrating the simplicity of the song in many forms and all thats needed as the voice of Owen Daniel jumps in almost immediately, beginning to sing the story of his childhood.

 

Reminiscing on the freedom of the days from his childhood under the streetlight for 12 years, you can feel the reflection through a magical production of space and simplicity allowing his vocal and lyrics remain at the forefront which enables the listener to feel and relate to how times change as we grow older and grow apart.

 

‘Streetlight’ clearly shows the intention of what Owen is trying to achieve by not only allowing his story to be heard, but the feelings associated with such a time in his life with beautiful soaring vocals taking the listener on the journey with him.

 

A rather sad feeling that encapsulates the good times missed, along with tough times incorporated with the wish, of perhaps time standing still or to revisit a time in all our lives when we grew up with friends sharing everything, to then grow apart through our search for life, who we are, and where we’re going.

 

‘Streetlight’ is one of those songs which is relatable to everyone and to be able to integrate so many feelings into one song, should tell you just how talented Owen really is; not only as a singer, but as a songwriter.

This is no easy feat to bring what ‘Streetlight’ does, and I welcome you to play this track and dare you NOT to try and think of the good ol’ days.

 

Musically, as mentioned, Owen’s voice is superb. It’s free yet emotional and intense all at the same time, carrying you in another world for about 3 mins.

What a range too!! The use of falsetto, various tones and a chorus that’s emotionally charged, glorious backing vocals throughout while ending with the last few lines where we hear this super talent take it just a notch further by singing a few bass notes ending in falsetto an octave above and beyond without any effort.

 

Simply superb!  Hit Material!

Streetlight’ available 9th February Available for Pre-Save

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Tracey gives 5 out of 5 stars.

5 Stars

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GUITAR VIRTUOSO BRADY NOVOTNY STORMS PRIVATE CASTLE IN PRODIGAL SON-INSPIRED MUSIC VIDEO


Guitarist

Since the February 2019 release of his debut album, Passions Collide, Pittsburgh-based guitar virtuoso Brady Novotny has been on a ride of epic proportions.

After leaving his beloved instrument behind for the better part of a decade, Novotny returned to his first love, like the Prodigal Son, returning to his loving and forgiving father.

The first single release, “Redemption’s Cry” received national and international airplay and charting, receiving press on such highly touted and diverse sites as JesusFreakHideout and Metal Devastation Radio. That single, combined with the subsequent title track release, received in excess of 150,000 Spotify streams and 35,000 youtube views. The latter also reached the Top 3 on the iTunes rock songs chart in Canada, earning Novotny status as one of the most exciting new artists of 2019.

Now, Brady Novotny’s journey has come full circle with the release of his brand new music video, “Ancient Romance.” The epic production, directed and produced by Novotny and Joshua Thomas, was filmed over three days at Otttis Castle in St. Augustine, Florida. Because they hand-pick their projects, it was one of the only music videos ever allowed to shoot at the location.

“This instrumental piece was written to transport the listener to another time period,” explains Brady. “The song combines elements of melodic rock guitar with a Flamenco influenced breakdown. ‘Ancient Romance’ has a unique, Renaissance vibe, using atmospheric guitar counter melodies with a vocal section by (my wife) Jenn Novotny. The story behind the video is loosely based off the scripture Luke 15:11, The Prodigal Son. My hope is that the viewer will not only be moved by the music, but also by the ancient message of God’s love.”

 

Guitar Virtuso Brady Novotny Storms Private Castle in Prodigal Son-Inspired Music Video

 

 

LINKS TO BRADY NOVOTNY

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bradynovotnymusic

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bradynovotnyofficial/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/bradyanovotny

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCQMG6bjBHNLH2uxumRx1IyQ

Website: https://www.bradynovotny.com/ 

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Medusa Makes Her Mark With I Don’t Mind (Under The Covers)


Indie Pop Artist

Upcoming R&B artist MEDUSA makes her mark on the music industry, sharing fresh new single ‘I Don’t Mind (Under the Covers)’ alongside emerging rapper Q SMTH.

 

Taking her cues from the silky production acts like Jorja Smith and Mabel and incorporating elements of old school R&B from artists such as Justin Timberlake and Chris Brown, the soulful singer-songwriter crafts her unique R&B-pop sound.

Currently studying at Leeds College of Music, MEDUSA has always known music was her passion. Growing up surrounded by musical influences across various genre’s such as soul, R&B and Hip-Hop, MEDUSA soon began emerging herself in music. From the age of six, she would grasp every opportunity to sing, dance and play instruments, dreaming of a chance to perform on stage one day.

Speaking on the single, MEDUSA stated: It’ll make you forget your inhibitions and lose yourself in the moment. It’s expressing how two people don’t have to know one another to be lovers, they can “get to know each other under the cover”, wanting to feel good and have fun.

 

With soothing vocals over a playful beat, ‘I Don’t Mind (Under the Covers)’ thrives on emotionally raw minimalism, with Medusa’s refreshing voice acts as the central instrument.

 

‘I Don’t Mind (Under the Covers)’  is available on all streaming platforms January 17th.

 

Medusa Makes Her Mark With I Don’t Mind (Under The Covers)

 

 

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Pop Songwriter Livvy K Releases Latest Single ‘Way I Do’


Teen Pop Singer

Livvy K pairs catchy pop beats with a vocal performance beyond her years. This infectious tune brings out everything we love about pop music, its high production value drawn out of Livvy K‘s time in Vegas. ‘Way I Do’ was written to dance and sing along to.

A co-write between Livvy K and American John Gillette and Soli Ridge, the lyrics stem from Livvy K‘s personal experience of her time in Vegas where she recorded this song whilst performing with dance crew ‘The Killas Projekt’ who will also feature in the music video.

Livvy K is a diverse new artist who also models and dances alongside her career as a songwriter and singer. Having released her debut EP in 2018, Livvy K has since enjoyed plays on BBC Introducing. Livvy K also teamed up with MIND and Men Unite, two mental health charities in the UK to release her previous single ‘Broken’ which was written to raise awareness about mental health.

Livvy K is currently on a UK school tour and will play Croston Festival in March of this year.

Pop Songwriter Livvy K Releases Latest Single ‘Way I Do’ Single ‘Way I Do’

 

 

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Britain’s Beat Hotel releases rousing ‘Bury It Deep’ single off self-titled EP


Indie Band

UK indie-rock outfit Beat Hotel presents their new single ‘Bury It Deep’, the second rewarding taste of their forthcoming eponymous EP, set for release on January 31 via Britain’s Occulation Recordings in the new year. This comes on the trail of their extremely well-received first single ‘Feel It’. Their first compositions in a long time, both tracks are upbeat and notably positive songs. These, as well as the new 6-track offering, will be available digitally. The mini-album is also being pressed on 12” vinyl.

The new mini-album features current and former members of The June Brides, The Loft, The Weather Prophets, Distractions, Mudlow, Mojo Fins and Lolita Storm.

Based between Brighton and Plymouth, Beat Hotel is the occasional manifestation of an idea for a band, that Arash Torabi (The June Brides, The Distractions, The Granite Shore) and Paul Pascoe formed after meeting at a 1988 gig by The Jasmine Minks‘ (first band signed to Creation Records). Many years later, their first released Beat Hotel single also featured The Jasmines’ frontman Jim Shepherd.

With a strong live presence on the local scene, they recorded plenty of demos, but did not release any recordings until 2013. That recording, ‘Best of Our Years / The Fire’, was a double A-side 7”. At that time, Dave Morgan, drummer from The Loft and The Weather Prophets (two other Creation Records’ artists) became a permanent member of Beat Hotel. He also played with The Rockingbirds and recorded with The Jazz Butcher, Primal Scream, Vic Goddard, Subway Sect, ATV).

They were later joined by guitarist Stephen Brett after recording at the legendary Rockfield Studios and playing Glastonbury with his former band Mojo Fins. Stephen also performs solo as SJ Brett. Also guesting here is Frank Sweeney of The June Brides and now Magic City Trio, with a recordings to his name for Primal Scream, Felt, and Slaughter Joe.

This long-awaited release presents a melodic, psychedelic wall of sound, a touch of garage rock & roll and balanced with more laidback, strings-laden atmospheric vibes. Of these tracks, five are originals written by Paul Pascoe, plus there’s a cover version of ‘Beat Girl’, originally recorded by ex-Loft member Bill Prince’s band The Wishing Stones in 1986. Frank Sweeney from The June Brides (Arash has also been a member since their reunion in 2011) also added some stunning strings and piano parts on this track.

“Every now and again, we produce something that’s very special to us. These forays into the physical world are usually inspired by a collaboration. This time it was driven by an unexpected creative surge due to the sudden and shocking end of a relationship. I felt like I had to relearn everything about how to be in the world and look seriously at who I actually am. I found comfort in the music that had given me a sense of belonging the first time around. The Jesus & Mary Chain, Echo & The Bunnymen, The Weather Prophets…these songs and songwriters, so familiar to my psyche, were there again to drag me to safety,” says Paul Pascoe.

“This collection of songs is about love and near-death and confronting the very worst aspects of ourselves, facing down those inner demons, the fears that haunt us and our deepest, darkest secrets. And… with one of the tracks beginning it’s recording journey in 1997 and getting its final guitar overdub and mix in 2019 (in all it’s 3 minutes 14 seconds of rock’n’roll glory), this record is also a tribute to the awesome power of getting shit done.”

Recorded at Church Road Studios in Hove, this record was produced, mixed and mastered by Paul Pascoe, the band’s lead singer, guitarist and songwriter. Also a member of Brighton bands Mudlow, Palm Springs and Perfect English Weather, previous studio work includes the last 2 albums by Barry Adamson of Magazine / Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds‘ fame.

Occultation Recordings is home to The Wild Swans, Factory Star (The Fall/Blue Orchids founder/guitarist Martin Bramah), Revolutionary Army of the Infant Jesus, and The Distractions.

‘Feel It’ and ‘Bury It Deep’ are being released across online stores, including Bandcamp., where the ‘Beat Hotel’ EP can also be pre-ordered. Releasing on 12″ vinyl on January 31, any physical orders also come with MP3 download.

On January 29, Beat Hotel will also be playing the Hope and Ruin in Brighton to celebrate their album launch.

 

SIDE 1                                                            SIDE 2
1. Feel It                                                         1. Beat Girl
2. Bury It Deep                                             2. Daddy, I Drown
3. Low Slung Loser                                     3. Heat Light Fire

CREDITS
All songs written by Paul Pascoe, except ‘Daddy, I Drown’ (written by Siena Barnes/Paul Pascoe) and ‘Beat Girl’ (written by Bill Prince)
Recorded at Church Road Studios, Hove
Produced, mixed and mastered by Paul Pascoe
Paul Pascoe – vocals, guitar and production
Arash Torabi – bass guitar and vocals
Dave Morgan – drums
Stephen Brett – guitars and vocals
Frank Sweeney – viola/keyboards
James Thomas – drums on ‘Low Slung Loser’

 

PRE-ODER ALBUM: https://beathotel2.bandcamp.com/album/beat-hotel

Britain’s Beat Hotel Releases ousing ‘Bury It Deep’ Single off Self-Titled EP

 

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Junior Eurovision star Efi Gjika releases latest single ‘Cool Kids’


Junior Eurovision StarAn energetic pop bop, ‘Cool Kids’ is the latest release from Albanian Junior Eurovision star Efi Gjika. This fun filled track channels her influences of Little Mix, Demi Lovato and Dua Lipa emphasising her strong vocal talent and presence. Empowered with a strong youth message, Efi Gjika gave some of her lucky fans the chance to be in the official video for ‘Cool Kids’ which was shot in Albania with some scenes even taking place in Krakow, Poland. Working with American based composer Ada Satka this song captures her inspiring experience at the Junior Eurovision contest in 2018.

‘Cool Kid’ follows the success of her previous song ‘Happy Birthday’ which went viral on YouTube. Efi Gjika represented Albania in the 2018 Junior Eurovision with her song ‘Barbi’ and was Albani’s spokesperson in JESC 2019. She is also a dancer and actress in Albania.

Efi Gjika’s versatility as an artist shines throug in her latest song ‘Cool Kids’ which is now available on all major streaming platforms.

Junior Eurovision star Efi Gjika releases latest single ‘Cool Kids’

 

 

LINKS TO EFI GJIKA

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/efigjikaofficial

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/efigjika/ 

Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/efigjika

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/3d0ww6avgwVD4syPNJz05p

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCX1CWGdO31awMPfznS3NCOQ 

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Ed Roman Returns With Brand New Empowering Single And Video “Stronger”


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Canadian singer-songwriter Ed Roman released his epic album, “Red Omen” in 2016. The album included tracks that received worldwide airplay on more than 600 stations around the globe, and, in the case of the title track, a Top 20 iTunes Pop chart hit in his homeland. The animated video for that single received its global premiere with Exclaim.ca, after having an incredible run of success at International Film Festivals. Taking advantage of the video’s raised profile, Ed committed to raising funds for Whole Dyslexia via rentals and sales of the video on Amazon Prime Video and Vimeo. Now, Ed is back with an empowering anthem, to be released on January 17th, 2020.

Ed Roman’s first newly recorded single since 2016, “Stronger” (MTS Records) went on pre-sale Friday, January 10th. The lyric video was premiered on Canadian Music Magazine’s site on Wednesday, January 8th. Written by Roman and produced with Michael Jack, “Stronger” is from Ed’s forthcoming collection, “A Recipe for Perpetual Spring.”

Ed says, “Stronger is a song about self reliance. It was born out of breaking free from states of mental and emotional oppression. The duality of existence and the metamorphosis of the mortal coil. The reclaiming of personal integrity and standing on your own 2 feet. It doesn’t happen instantaneously, but one day at a time. It’s not until you’ve come down the road or completed the journey that you can look back and truly understand it is the struggle that makes you stronger.”

Madison Mueller Is Back With New Single and it’s Too Nice!

 

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LINKS TO ED ROMAN

Website: http://edroman.net/home/ 

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/edromanmusic

Twitter: https://twitter.com/specialedroman

Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/artist/5yj8noX90UYvg5w50rpZX3?si=UxDn8If-RXmAsXP4tehyMw

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Senivoda delivers clear message Not to Mess With Mother EArth!


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Senivoda

 

Australian band Senivoda delivers clear earthy messages throughout their Debut album, ‘Dream & Water’ with rhythmic beats throughout the entirety of the Album.

Influences from psychedelic music of the 70’s, jazz, world music, folk and ancient songs of the indigenous people from Europe, New Zealand and Australia.

 

The fusion of sounds is quite unique with tribal beats with didgeridoos blending alongside jazz influenced sax solo’s, making this album highly engaging and meaningful.

 

As soon as the first track plays, ‘Mama’ brings a picture of the earth as your feet meets the ground while the lyrics clearly state, ‘The mother under your feet’, bringing the importance of our lands in this time of our lives to the forefront.

 

Perhaps it’s during times like these as Australia encounters its worst bushfires in history, the lyrics protrude and permeates clearly, allowing greater awareness not to mess with mother nature! This is the album to do just that.

 

My favourite track would have to be ‘Revolution Song Part B’ as I admit, I am an avid Jazz lover. ‘Revolution Song Part B’ reminds me of the great jazz R&B band, The Brand New Heavies as it’s fast rhythmical energy explodes with a zest for life.

 

Overall a strong spiritual album which world music lovers will appreciate.

 

Tracey gives 4.5 out of 5 stars.

4.5 Star Rating

 

WEBSITE: https://www.senivoda.com/

 

Senivoda Delivers Clear Message Not to Mess With Mother Earth!

 

Madison Mueller Is Back With New Single and it’s Too Nice!


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Every time you turn around, it seems as though young singer/songwriter Madison Mueller is giving her fans more good news about her music career. Having been honored with four awards in the last year including 2 “Josie Music Awards”, an “International Singer Songwriter Association” Award and recently an award from the City of Barrie Arts Awards, Madison realizes that it’s hard to continue with that success unless you keep working and learning!

After great success with her last release “Exhale”, being played all over the world, Madison released her latest single, “Too Nice” on December 27th to much fanfare! The singer is really excited to have people hear her new song that leans a little more to the pop side than her previous releases! 

“Too Nice” is an anthem for anyone who’s had someone come back into their life when they’re trying to move on and get to a better place with themselves. It was inspired by how frustrating it is to feel like you’ve taken a step forward and then that certain someone decides to show up out of nowhere, and now you’re two steps back again. This song was written to show that being the bigger person doesn’t always mean that you have to be “too nice”, and this song displays that feeling in about 3 and a half minutes of pop attitude! 

Being ranked #1 on reverbnation.com on the Singer/songwriter charts in Canada for 24 months, the young musician’s unique voice and her ability to write and deliver emotional performances has brought her the interest of many people in the music industry. Madison was recently on Global TV’s National morning show performing and talking about her career! All 4 of Madison’s songs have been added to the CBC Radio Catalogue and are getting airplay on their FM stations. Stay tuned for many more announcements in 2020!

Madison Mueller Is Back With New Single and it’s Too Nice!

 

 

LINKS TO MADDIE MUELLER

Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/maddiemakesmusic77/

Website –   http://www.maddiemakesmusic.com 

Twitter –      https://twitter.com/_maddiemueller_

Instagram   https://www.instagram.com/maddiemakesmusic 

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Exceptional Indie Rock from Singer Songwriter Matthew Tanner


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Vulnerable and utterly mesmerising, Matthew’s raw and relatable lyrics have captivated our ears and hearts since bursting onto the scene back in 2017 with the release of ‘Healing’. Since then, Matthew has garnered thousands of streams across streaming platforms and built on his ever-growing fan base.

The 23-year-old singer-songwriter, originates from a remote town on the west coast of Scotland. Having studied classical music at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Matthew began writing and producing his own music from a young age. After leaving RCS, he was soon performing his own material at iconic venues around Glasgow including King Tuts and Buff Club.

When speaking on the track, Matthew stated: This track represents the heaviest I’ve ever gone in terms of production. Listening to other Scottish bands such as Fatherson, I was inspired to make this track as dense as possible within the realms of what a singer-songwriter can do on their own. The song is usually performed live with a band to fairly replicate the energy produced on this record but also works acoustically as despite its high energy still has meaningful lyrics.

 

Matthew is set to release I Don’t Know on all streaming platforms January 17th.

Exceptional Indie Rock from Singer Songwriter Matthew Tanner

Listen to ‘Healing’ (Previous Music) from Matthew Tanner below

 

 

LINKS TO MATTHEW TANNER

 

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/matthewtanna/

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvEmwZEmdQvrxbFH91NVDHw?view_as=subscriber 

Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/matthew-tanner-308543471 

Exceptional Indie Rock from Singer Songwriter Matthew Tanner

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New Project of Bandaid Brigades Throwback of Sounds 


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Bandaid Brigade the musical project of Zach Quinn (PEARS), Brian Wahlstrom (Scorpios, Gods of Mount Olympus) and friends Paul Rucker (Armchair Martian, Street Dogs, Drag The River) and Chris Fogal (The Gamits) will release their debut album ‘I’m Separate’ on January 21, 2020.

Recorded at Black in Bluhm Studios in Denver, CO, and co-produced with Fogal, the album finds the members of Bandaid Brigade stretching beyond their collective punk roots with ambitious songwriting, polished arrangements, and a throwback sound that draws some detectable influences from early progressive rock, a heady mix of Springsteen’s attitude, Elton John’s artistic balladry, and classic pop-rock disco grooves echoing ABBA and Earth Wind & Fire.

Bandaid Brigade says: “It’s quite possible that this is the best album ever made. We hope you like it as much as we think you think we think we do.”

About Bandaid Brigade

Zach Quinn made his name fronting critically acclaimed New Orleans-based hardcore punk band PEARS. Brian Wahlstrom is a classically trained opera singer and pianist whose touring and recording career is rooted firmly in punk rock and has included frequent collaborations with Joey Cape (Lagwagon).

Quinn and Wahlstrom connected on a tour produced by Cape’s label One Week Records, which brings artists into a high energy, week long write-arrange-record process that culminates in a completed album and follow-up touring. The pairing fully leverages the combination of Quinn’s raw edge, Wahlstrom’s finesse, and the lyrical power of dual songwriters.

 

‘The First Tour’- West Coast

1/9/2020 Santa Cruz // The Crepe Place

1/10/2020 San Francisco // Bottom of the Hill

1/11/2020 Reno // Jub Jub’s Thirst Parlor

1/12/2020 Portland // High Water Mark Lounge

1/14/2020 Seattle // Funhouse

1/16/2020 Sacramento // The Press Club

1/17/2020 Las Vegas // Evel Pie

1/18/2020 San Diego // Acid Vault

UK / Europe Tour (more dates TBA)

1/29/2020 Surrey // The London Stone

1/30/2020 Leeds (UK) // Wharf Chambers

1/31/2020 Edinburg (UK) // Banshee Labyrinth

2/1/2020 Dundee (UK) // Red Apples

2/2/2020 Stafford (UK) // Red Rum

2/3/2020 Exeter (UK) // The Cavern

2/4/2020 London // New Cross Inn

2/5/2020 Canterbury (UK) // Lady Luck Bar

2/6/2020 Paris (FR) Venue TBD

2/7/2020 Mechelen (BE) // De Club

2/8/2020 Lennestadt (D) @ OT Grevenbrück

2/9/2020 Solothurn (CH) // Kofmehl

2/10/2020 Zurich (CH) // Hafenkneipe

2/11/2020 TBD

2/12/2020 Weinerstadt (AT) Triebwerk

2/13/2020 Linz (AT)// Sputnik

2/14/2020 Zwiezel (DE) // Jugendcafé

2/15/2020 Saarbrücken (DE) // Devils Place

New Project of Bandaid Brigades Throwback of Sounds

 

 

LINKS TO BANDAID BRIGADE

 

Website: https://bandaid-brigade.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/bandaidbrigadeband

Instagram: www.instagram.com/band_aid_brigade

Spotify: https://sptfy.com/4Es6

Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/album/id/1469413711 

New Project of Bandaid Brigades Throwback of Sounds

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Dreampop Shoegaze New Music from Europe’s Pia Fraus 


The Dead Daisies releases New Single Righteous Days

Indie Artist

A flagship of East European the dreampop-shoegaze scene, Pia Fraus has announced their new album ‘Empty Parks’, slated for release on January 20, 2020. Ahead of that, they present the single ‘Love Sports’. This follows up their most recent singles for ‘Hidden Parks’ and ‘Sweet Sunday Snow’, complete with remixes.

Pia Fraus is made up of Eve Komp, Kärt Ojavee, Rein Fuks, Reijo Tagapere and Joosep Volk. Formed in 1998 between six art school students, Pia Fras have released five studio albums and a handful of EPs on various record labels. They boast a sublime mixture of dreampop, subtle shoegaze and beautiful electronica, blissfully topped off with shimmering layered male-female vocals in tandem.

Produced and mixed by John McEntire (Tortoise, The Sea and Cake, Stereolab, Broken Social Scene, Teenage Fanclub) at Soma Electronic Music Studios in Nevada City, California, and mastered by 21 time Estonian Music Award winner Lauri Liivak, ´Empty Parks´ was recorded in two separate kitchens and a windowless basement, as well as bassist Reijo Tagapere’s barn.

“This is the poppiest album we’ve ever made. It’s melancholy and happy at the same time – definitely happier than our latest ‘Field Ceremony’ album. To work with John McEntire was my teenage wet dream.  I have been a massive fan of John’s work over the years, and I never thought that one day I have a chance to sit next to this guy and make my own record. Of course, it was quite challenging and stressful for me,” says frontman Rein Fuks.

“Although the process of making this album wasn’t been the easiest, I associate this album relates mostly with the feeling of happiness and positivism. The awareness of being able to be hopeful and make jokes about life even if everything seems to going downhill,” says vocalist Eve Komp.

The band’s most recent album ‘Field Ceremony’ was released n 2018 by Shelflife Records (USA), Vinyl Junkie Recordings (Japan), and their own imprint Seksound (EU). Some highlights of the 21 years since the band formed include working with Teenage Fanclub’s Norman Blake, who produced their 2008 album ‘After Summer’, and the 7″ vinyl split single ‘Mute The Birds / Ships Will Sail’ with Ulrich Schnauss.

Pia Fraus has shared the stage with such artists as Ulrich Schnauss, Animal Collective, Spinning Coin, Jane Weaver and Mark Peters (Engineers). They have toured Japan, China, Taiwan, Canada, England, Scotland, Ireland, Poland, Latvia and Finland.

Their music has been remixed by a vast array of recognized artists, including Vanishing Twin, His Name Is Alive, Teenage Fanclub, Ulrich Schnauss, Hood, Mark Peters, Airiel, Mahogany, Lightships, Picnic, Wolfredt, Jatun, Bill Wells, Guther, Miwon, Fleckfumie, Mondii, Future Pilot Aka, Seeland, International Airport, Galaktlan, and Pastacas.

Drummer Joosep Volk adds, “Personally, Empty Parks means a lot. It’s sort of a homecoming to me. 16 years has past since I last played with the rest of the group and when Rein asked me to return, I never thought twice. Understanding that sometimes things do fall apart and you just have to pick yourself up and deal with it. Life is deviously clever, we just have to endure.”

The ‘Empty Parks’ LP released on January 20 by Seksound (worldwide) and on Vinyl Junkie in Japan. The album will be distributed by Darla Records in the USA. It will be available on limited Orange Vinyl (200 hand-numbered and signed copies), Black Vinyl (500 hand-numbered and signed copies), and limited Compact Disc (500 hand-numbered and signed copies). It willalso  be available digitally everywhere, including Spotify. It can be pre-ordered directly from the artist via Bandcamp.

Also in January, Pia Fraus will be playing a series of live concerts in Europe and Japan, where they will be playing several dates with peers Ringo Deathstarr and Bertoia.

TOUR DATES
Jan. 17  Tallinn, Estonia – Von Krahli Theater
Jan. 18  Tartu, Estonia – Armastuse saal, Aparaaditehas
Jan. 28  Tokyo, Japan – LUSH, Shibuya (with Bertoia, Seventeen Years Old And Berlin Wall)
Jan. 30  Nagoya, Japan – Tightrope, Aichi (with Ringo Deathstarr)
Jan. 31  Osaka, Japan – americamura FANJ twice (with Ringo Deathstarr)

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New Album of Rhythmic Dark Electronic from Dispel


The Dead Daisies releases New Single Righteous Days

Indie Band

Dark electronic collective Dispel are previewing their new single ‘Temptation’ via a new video representing the ‘Last Trial’ stage of the Hero’s Journey. The video features a return of the Crusading Knight ‘Levie.’ Having quested and gained the ‘Sword of Knowledge’ in the ‘Modal Consequence’ music video, he must now be tested to prove worthy of this new power and strength.

Like the previous single ‘Modal Consequence’, this new track features hearty front-and-center mezzo-soprano vocals by Ravensea against the background of glacial industrial rhythms. Both tracks offer a taste of their album ‘Lore’.

Dispel’s sound is laced with dark electronic melodies, vocal hooks and praising spiritual quests through driving beats and oscillating keyboards. Together, they seek to create a musical narrative praising historic lore, mythology and mysticism.

This album was produced by Mike Textbeak, a Cleopatra Records artist (as TEXTBEAK) and early DJ from the Witchhouse scene. He has worked with an impressive line-up including legendary producer John Fryer, Mark Stewart, Bestial Mouths, Peter Hope, Cyanotic, Vaselyne and Searmanas, to name but a few. An expert in underground music, he hosts the weekly CXB7 radio show on Hexx 9 Radio.

Comprised of nine tracks, this album was mastered at The Cage Studios in Coventry, UK by Martin Bowes of Attrition, well known for his work with Nine Inch Nails, Psychic TV and Steven Severin of Siouxsie & the Banshees.

Dispel is comprised of Scott Dispel, Ravensea and Sean Gallows. Scott Dispel was a founding member of the old school hardcore band Face Value and is also currently the drummer for TEXTBEAK. A studio engineer and producer, in 2005, he was voted Cleveland’s best nightclub DJ by Scene Magazine.

Scott Dispel speaks about the new video: “Is he a true Hero? Or will his new found power corrupt and tempt him to become a tyrant. Too many leaders throughout history have succumbed to the temptation to abuse their power, often to the detriment of their subjects. In fact, the 20th century was rife with despots. However, collectively we continue to endure and strive for far better…”

“We hope to inspire others to take the first step to “attacking their destiny” to becoming the best versions of themselves and in having the courage to strive for achievement, despite the unknown challenges that will surely arise”.

Dispel has unlikely roots in the early 90’s hardcore punk scene while Scott Dispel. While on tour with Face Value, a seed was planted in an underground goth-Industrial club in Berlin. Exposed to a new sound and different culture, this experience made a lasting impression. Though the raw truth of the punk scene remained, it was clear that electronic music was the next chapter and that this required a fresh approach.

Dispel’s music is also inspired by such artists as Sisters of Mercy, Bauhaus, Clan of Xymox, Depeche Mode, VNV Nation and Blutengle on the one hand and Delerium, The Misfits and The Cramps on the other.

After completing a degree in music and recording studio internship, Dispel’s commitment to the art of music was solidified. Feeling the local underground scene was sorely lacking and inspired by Fantasy gaming, mythology and mysticism, the foundation was set. Fate again intervened when he met Ravensea, a Berklee Vocal Performance / Music Therapy major with a powerful voice and insight into music’s transcendence of language and cultural barriers.

Both Dispel videos were directed, filmed and edited by Rafeeq Roberts. Scott Dispel fills the role of the Plague Doctor. Ravensea appears as herself. Jennifer Haney plays the Vampire Queen, as well as handling make-up and wardrobe. Levie Mckenzie plays the Crusading Knight and Morgan Irvine plays the Vampire King.

The full ‘Lore’ LP will be released today, January 10 and will be available on vinyl, CD and digital download. It can be pre-ordered via the artist’s website. The ‘Modal Consequence’ single is currently offered as a free download via Bandcamp .

CREDITS
Ravensea – Vocals
Scott Dispel – Drums & Keyboards
Produced by Textbeak
Mastered by Martin Bowes @ The Cage Studios U.K
Recorded at Dispel Studios
All Songs written by Scott Dispel
Recorded, engineered and mixed by Scott Dispel
Music video directed, filmed and edited by Rafeeq Roberts
Make-up & Wardrobe by Jennifer Haney as ‘the Vampire Queen’
Morgan Irvine as the ‘Vampire King’
Armor & Weapons by Levie Mckenzie as ‘the Crusading Knight’
Ravensea as Herself
Scott Dispel as the Plague Doctor

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