Tag Archives: New music

Sweet Sälen and their eerie pop noir

Meet the next band to steal your heart: Sälen

My 2015 obsession: MØ

2015 has been the year of MØ.     Part of the way I enjoy and discover new music is through fixations. I tend not to be über critical in my likes and tastes – but for me to truly connect with a artist takes something special. And every so often, an artist comes along that makes me want […]

Blow a kiss, fire a gun

With new SoundCloud tag FUTURE DANCEHALL, Major Lazer’s first release from the new album (due out in April) is attention grabbing, to say the least. A chart topper, for sure. My guess is that this track will be to the new album, what Get Free and Jessica were to the two before.     Featuring […]

Reggae lady Hollie Cook’s new album – Twice

Have had Hollie Cook’s new album ‘Twice’ on repeat all weekend. It’s one fluid, enchanting reggae dream that perfectly matches Cook’s delicate, etherial vocal After a successful pre-order campaign running since February  on PledgeMusic, Cook has given pledgers the download 2 weeks before its official release tomorrow. I pledged for the vinyl, below.     Although […]

Pulse – Cash+David

Another moody electro single from Cash+David, this time with an Eastern feel. I’m a little obsessed with this enigmatic London duo, and Pulse is just as captivating as their first single Funn. Pulse is released on June 9 but if you haven’t got Funn yet, then get it.     Sign-up for free to the Sound […]

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Music discovery: 22tracks

If you haven’t already heard of it, then read ahead. I insist. 22tracks has been one of my favorite platforms for discovering new music for sometime. The concept is simple: it’s an online jukebox with playlists of different genres, each filled with 22 tracks. The playlist is curated by a handful of specialist DJs from […]