All posts tagged: athens

Stream Marva Von Theo’s Debut LP ‘Dream within a Dream’

Marva Von Theo have released their debut album ‘Dream within a Dream’. Comprised of twelve tracks, the LP marries various styles of electronica with elements of jazz, rock and dark pop. Whilst definitely experimental, there are also considered factors to the various orchestrations of the music, making it slick and logical. Below is a stream of ‘Dream within a Dream’.

Tango With Lions Release Their New Album ‘The Light’

Greek band Tango With Lions have built a firm foundation of dreamy pop and indie, making them one of Greece’s highlighted groups within the past seven years. Releasing their applauded debut LP ‘Verba Time’ back in 2010, with their second album ‘A Long Walk’ released in 2013, Tango With Lions eventually took a break. Fast forward five years and the group led by frontwoman Kat Papachristou have made their return with a third album entitled ‘The Light’. Constructed of nine songs which play like stories, the record is an emotive and cinematic Ferris wheel revolving around at times joyous and other times melancholic rhythms that are effortlessly tied together through polished instrumentation and Papachristou’s sleek vocals.

Stream May Roosevelt’s New Album ‘ Junea’

Back in 2009, Greek producer and musician May Roosevelt entered the music scene with her debut EP ‘Panda, a Story about Love and Fear’. Following up with her 2011 album ‘Haunted’ and her gorgeous 2013 LP ‘Music to the Poetry of Ntinos Christianopoulos’, Roosevelt now brings forth her new album ‘Junea’. A lush journey through the digital landscape filled intricate compositions, the LP is a meeting ground of haunting arrangements and head-nodding drum patterns. ‘Junea’ is a broad expansion of the Thessaloniki-raised act’s already impressive selection. Out now via Inner Ear Records, you can stream the LP below.

Sarah P. ‘Summer Prince’ Video

With her debut album ‘Who Am I’ currently receiving loads of praises, Sarah P. gives fans a soundtrack for the season with her latest track and video ‘Summer Prince’. The vid itself features Sarah looking truly at peace as she stands in the ocean at the beach seemingly in complete bliss.

Fever Kids Return With Their Upbeat Synth-pop Cut ‘Living In Fame’

Greece’s pop queen Σtella unleashed her second LP ‘Works For You’ back in February of this year. Racking in critical praises from the press, she joins forces with again with Alex Z, returning with their Fever Kids band. The pair released their ‘Play Hard’ single in 2012, following up with their ‘Peter, Debbie, Mary’/’Holding Grass’ 7″ in 2014. Known for their glistening brand of synth-pop, Fever Kids have now shared their new cut ‘Living In Fame’. Upbeat in tempo, their indie meets pop stir has made for an exciting return for the Athens band with hopefully more tracks coming this year.

Σtella Interview

Stella Chronopoulou is an artist in every sense of the word. Known by her moniker Σtella, she operates between the mediums of music and visual arts, and even her sonic platform extends to singing, songwriting, producing and playing guitar. Her sound is a glistening array of pop, utterly dreamy and lavish. Having been continually praised by the media for the past few years now, Σtella’s second solo LP ‘Works For You’ is another perfect hitting of the target and further growth of someone who creates from the heart and soul.

ColoRising Interview with Σtella

Stella Chronopoulou is an artist in every sense of the word. Known by her moniker Σtella, she operates between the mediums of music and visual arts, and even her sonic platform extends to singing, songwriting, producing and playing guitar. Her sound is a glistening array of pop, utterly dreamy and lavish. Having been continually praised by the media for the past few years now, Σtella’s second solo LP ‘Works For You’ is another perfect hitting of the target and further growth of someone who creates from the heart and soul.

Listen to Baby Guru’s ‘Tell Me What You’re Made Of’

Athens’ band Baby Guru have announced the release of their new LP appropriately titled ‘IV’, the follow-up to their 2014 album ‘Marginalia’ and 2015 mini-album ‘Sunshine Special’. Out April 7th via Inner Ear Records, Baby Guru have also shared their latest single ‘Tell Me What You’re Made Of’. Constantly morphing and reshaping their sound, the track joyously sits between pop and indie as funk strums and a rubber band bass line are parts that helped to make this an infectious wonderland of sound. Below is a stream of the cut.

Stream S.W.I.M.’s Lifting Single ‘Stop & Remember’ Ft. Σtella

Comprised of Athens’ based musicians/composers Marilena Orfanou, Gina Dimakopoulou and Maria Hatzakou, S.W.I.M have been building their name creating various pieces for film including their debut single ‘Never Find It’, written for the movie ‘Chevalier’.

With a new 7″ single landing February 7th via Inner Ear Recordings, S.W.I.M. have joined forces with Greek singer and musician Σtella for the track ‘Stop & Remember’.

Σtella Brings Forth Her Lush Pop Song ‘Way To Go’

Athens-based Stella Chronopoulou aka Σtella continues to drop some of the finest synth-pop cuts around stemming back to the days with Fever Kids. Her 2015 self-titled LP was one of our top picks of that year, and now Σtella is gearing up for the release of her forthcoming LP ‘Works For You’, out in February. Linking up with Nteibint for the production of the forthcoming record, she has unveiled a new single titled ‘Way To Go’. Led by a subtle guitar riff, the song progresses to a chic and sultry pop beauty, something that Chronopoulou has built a firm reputation on. ‘Works For You’ will get released via Inner Ear Recordings. Check it out.