• equape: ‘She Is…’ – the presence of sonic depth and intellectual substance

    Quietly under all the Urban and EDM rummage, the standard of contemporary progressive minded rock albums being made keeps reaching new heights with a handful of bands leading the way in their pursuit of artistic excellence. New York outfit equape is a band well and truly ingrained in the...
  • Gold Shimmer: “Quicksand” is a swirling musical landscape!

    Gold Shimmer is an independent LA based electro-psych art rock band. It is a surrealist collaboration led by songwriter Jeff Venter on vocals alongside Artyone Turner on synth and Mitchell Manburg on lead guitar. Influenced by the Gorillaz, Young the Giant, and the Moon Duo they can rock, groove,...
  • Under This Cracked Shell: “The Path” provides a tasteful sense of motion

    Post-rock is one of the most versatile genres of the modern times. It can be dark and heavy or extremely ethereal and ambient. This not only allows artists to cover a large sonic landscape, but also weave a plethora of emotions into their music. Yet, most projects while getting...
  • Giulio Nightfall – The music feels inspired and accessible!

    Born in Treviso, Italy, Giulio Nightfall is a guitarist, composer, poet, writer and Italian Luthier (most of his albums released were recorded with self-built guitars). He showed creative imagination and determination in different artistic fields from an early age. This in fact led to him writing poetry and also...
  • Tough On Fridays: “Let Down” takes less than one second to roar into being

    The project, Tough On Fridays, is led by two friends since elementary school – Katie (Vocals, Bass, Guitars) and Caleigh (Vocals, Guitars).  Both discovered their passion for music early on in life, with Katie learning guitar at five years-old and Caleigh at seven. The pair have collaborated from the...
  • “A:M Instrumentals Vol 2” – smooth and chilled, with the right amount of groove

    It was about a year ago, around this time, that I heard “A:M Instrumentals Vol. 1” by the UK based producer A:M. The tracks presented an amalgam of rich pianos, dreamy landscapes, vocal samples and syrupy basslines for anyone who appreciates chillwave, ambient and triphop, with a jazzy and...
  • Statik G: “Broke” – a story of triumph over struggles

    Statik G or Statik Gesus (previously known as Statik the Godfather), started his rise into the underground with his first EP in 2007. Statik G’s has booked, managed and starred in several tours including tours featuring Lil Wyte, Project Pat, Crooked I, Do or Die, and Afroman. He’s also...
  • The Saylor delivers a set of shimmering songs!

    Based in Columbus, Ohio, The Saylor (a.k.a. Kevin Wharff) is on a creative roll, releasing a brand new single every two weeks. He dropped his first single, “It’s Fire”, last summer and hasn’t looked back since. You can find The Saylor’s music on all major music platforms including Spotify,...
  • Lyndon Rivers: “Feel Alive” – inspiring drops, twists and turns

    It’s hard not to repeat myself, but I also don’t know why I shouldn’t. If you have an opinion on something good, there’s no need to change it, unless that’s what he occasion calls for. I’ve listened to, and reviewed a lot of EDM and pop music, and Perth...