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Rainy Milo - This Thing Of Ours

Rainy Milo – This Thing Of Ours

Every so often an artist comes along that stops you in your tracks, who shows you exciting new possibilities, who restores your faith in the transforming power of music. Rainy Milo is such an artist. Her voice is soulful and mature way beyond her years, while her music blends jazz, hip hop, R’n’B and pop […]

Last Dinosaurs - Evie

Last Dinosaurs – Evie

Last Dinosaurs are an Australian indie rock band from Brisbane, Queensland. The band consists of lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist Sean Caskey, lead guitarist Lachlan Caskey, bass guitarist Michael Sloane, and drummer Dan Koyama. Koyama and the Caskey brothers are all of Japanese descent, and the band have toured and frequently make visits to Japan. […]

Sameblod - My Fortune

Sameblod – My Fortune

Wild arctic nature. Big city pulse. Fearless synthesizers, miles and miles of reverb, and delicate rhythms. Sameblod is one of Sweden’s most promising and exciting new acts.. Delicious Swedish synthpop made by two guys from Gothenburg by way of San Francisco, USA and the cold northern regions of Sweden. The pair originally met in a […]

Lyle Divinsky - Rich

Lyle Divinsky – Rich

Lyle Divinsky, a.k.a. The Sasquatch of Soul, “doesn’t front: he sings soul and R&B, and that’s that. There are no tags or modifiers needed: his music is pure and honest. His focus is so spectacular that his originals sound like instant classics…” (Todd Richard, The Portland Phoenix). Hailing from Portland, ME, Divinsky moved to the […]

Izzy Bizu - Adam & Eve

Izzy Bizu – Adam & Eve

Izzy Bizu is an singer songwriter hailing from South West London. Born to an Ethiopian Mother and English Father she grew up listening to Ella Fitzgerald, Betty Swan, Betty Wright and James Brown and draws on these alongside newer influences, Amy Winehouse and Adele to create a fusion of soul, funk, jazz and pop that […]

Oh Wonder - Livewire

Oh Wonder – Livewire

London due Oh Wonder are known for their luscious productions that have topped Hypemachine an incredible six times already. Releasing one song a month for a year, Anthony and Josephine are currently on their sixth release – with their seventh due 1st March. As if they’re not busy enough, the pair have found time to […]

Lianne La Havas - Unstoppable

Lianne La Havas – Unstoppable

Lianne La Havas (born 23 August 1989 as Lianne Charlotte Barnes) is an English folk and soul singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. She was nominated for the BBC’s Sound of 2012 poll. Her debut album Is Your Love Big Enough? was awarded the title of iTunes Album of The Year 2012. Wikipedia®. English singer/songwriter/guitarist Lianne La […]

Antoine Dunn - I'm Gonna Love You

Antoine Dunn – I’m Gonna Love You

“Music is a universal healer,” says Cleveland native and Billboard charting National Recording Artist Antoine Dunn. Smooth and soulful are words that describe Antoine Dunn, the man and his music. Dunn’s sound channels a timeless style, embodied by Donnie Hathaway, Roberta Flack, Stevie Wonder, and Ray Charles—all sources of inspiration for his music. Contemporary artists […]

Jasmine Thompson - I Will Follow You Into The Dark

Jasmine Thompson – I Will Follow You Into The Dark

London-born singer/songwriter Jasmine Thompson was first noticed at the age of just 13 for her YouTube videos covering various songs with her particularly smoky, eerie voice. After racking up millions of views of her videos of Taylor Swift and Naughty Boy covers, Thompson began receiving regular radio airplay on the BBC as well as gaining […]

Vanbot - The Way You Say It

Vanbot – The Way You Say It

Vanbot released her selftitled album in 2011, followed by several singles in 2012 and 2013. The music received rave reviews, but after that she remained silent. “The plan was to release a new album the fall of 2013, but it was canceled at the last minute. The album was almost finalized when I got cold […]

Wynter Gordon - The Hard Way

Wynter Gordon – The Hard Way

Honestly, Wynter Gordon sounds like no one else. With a grace and range well beyond her years, Ms. Wynter Gordon’s music is a moving combination of pleasure and pain, failure and triumph. In a word – life. Wynter is as masterful a songwriter and composer as she is a vocalist. Her magnetic charm and beauty […]

T.Wong - Journey

T.Wong – Journey

Independent singer-songwriter, T.Wong (pronounced Tee-wän) is a unique vocalist, offering an exclusive fusion sound indicative of his raw gospel upbringing and his stint of classical training. Drawing inspiration from influential artists ranging from Nat King Cole and Billie Holiday to Jill Scott and John Legend, T.Wong creates lyrics and ballads that are a blend of […]