• OTric – “Sorry” ft. Diablo Crafts a lush, hypnotic soundscape

    It’s an exciting time for Australian music as a whole, but hip-hop acts are rising at an unprecedented rate. In a genre which has too long been dominated by the old guard, we’re currently seeing a swell of young Australian artists taking matters into their own hands – establishing...
  • Altamina – “Take Over The Sea” has sonic treats scattered throughout

    Montreal, Canada based band Altamina, recorded and mixed their last album, “Tomorrow Morning Will Be Tonight”, with Howard Bilerman, whose credits include Arcade Fire, Handsome Furs, and Wolf Parade, among others. The band, who now have their own studio, have capitalized on their previous experiences, mixing and producing their...
  • BbyBourbon – “Opposite?” ft. Jsix hits an impossible sweet spot!

    The new wave of rappers and singers are loud and creative, and certainly aware of ideologies and traditions, but not exclusively rooted to either. There are street rollers and club charmers, postmodern street toughs and Soundcloud rappers, as well as classic southern rap aesthetes and so on; at no...
  • Mind Vacation – “High Woman” – an atmosphere of enthusiasm!

    Kenn Rune Rydningen and Andre Myhren make up the Norway-based rock duo, Mind Vacation. Their latest single, “High Woman” is built around a thumping percussive beat, warm keyboards, and catchy clean guitar fretwork. A very modern, sharp touch on rock, the track genuinely takes all the great aspects of contemporary pop...
  • Lyndon Rivers – “It’s A Game” – a captivating composition!

    Coherence has never been the guiding principle for this Australian based genre-gallivanting producer Lyndon Rivers. He take pop, house, techno, and other EDM styles and subjects them to rampant globalization. Rivers unloads the bass all over your face in his latest single “It’s A Game”. He goes into his...
  • Tommy 2 Fly – “I Walk Carolina” wastes no time signaling its intentions!

    Melvin Thomas Young stage name (Tommy 2 Fly) is a rapper, songwriter, producer, based in South Carolina, United State. Tommy 2 Fly is the owner and creator of the 2 Fly Podcast, has rights to his own publishing, his own record label called Rapyd Fire Entertainment LLC, and has...
  • South African based rapper Dexterltd drops ‘Wasted’

    There’s a buoyant, lightweight vibrancy on the works of South African based rapper Dexterltd, which helps to balance out a genre that is more often than not weighed down by methodical lyrics and cloned production. Throughout ‘Wasted’, Dexterltd delivers a vibe that’s versatile and raw, packed with clever, complex...
  • Leonardo Furore – “Titan” is menacingly well scored!

    Leonardo Furore is an Italian composer for movies, TV, games, advertising and trailers. From orchestra to electronic music, he navigates the industry as a media producer. The cinematic-styled instrumental “Titan”, by the Italian composer, which comes of his album “The Fallen”, is a concise masterpiece of multilayered orchestration. It’s...
  • Ignacio Peña – “Can It Wait” will have a huge impact on listeners

    Ignacio Peña is a Puerto Rican rock singer-songwriter, musician, producer, three-time Emmy Award winning video director and editor, and multimedia creator. He has released 3 award-winning albums – with a fourth on the way – and has opened for artists such as Oasis, Neil Young, Rogers Waters, Eric Clapton,...