London-based Everything by Electricity is a group who have been captivating listeners for over the past four years now. Fronted by Siberia-raised singer, multi-instrumentalist, producer and founder Yulia Bizyukova, along with drummer Manoela Alencastro and Daniel on bass and synths, the group capture everything lush, warm and frankly great about dream pop. Sew in linings of new wave and indie and what you get is EbE’s otherworldly and rich sound that bursts through the speakers with sheer gaiety.
Stockholm duo Dream Lake make their return with a mellow and floating new track titled ‘Midnight Sun’. A breezy and melodic twist of dream pop and downtempo, soft vocals courtesy of Isabella Svärdstam provide a distinct charm as the production reels together an 80s element with the modern sounds of the now. ‘Midnight Sun’ will get released on August 25th. Have a listen. Read more […]
Sweden’s David Alexander better known as Summer Heart lives up to his name with his latest single ‘Hotel Beds’. The track which weaves between upbeat house and pop, is a feel-good and vibrant offering, as Alexander preps for the release of his new album ‘101’, out August 25th. A perfect accompaniment to any pool party gathering, this is the ultimate in sexy season music. Have a listen down at the bottom.
Keep Shelly in Athens are one of the most important bands to emerge from Greece in the past five years. Founded by producer RΠЯ in 2010, KSiA gained an international following with their atmospheric melting pot of downtempo, pop, indie, experimental electronica and more which ultimately morphed into their distinct dreamy sound. Although an air of mystique brewed around the band from day one, with only the singer even being fully displayed in imagery and RΠЯ remaining slightly illusive, the impact of the music has remained at the forefront causing music lovers and critics alike to be engulfed in their tidal wave of sublime rhythms.
We have more male/female duo action (music that is), this time coming from NYC. Brooklyn’s Ella Zoller and Gabriel Stanley make up the band known as Prom, whose style of dreampop is composed of lush, atmospheric production swirling around both singers. Here is their single “Flickers”, a catchy synthpop tune filled with epic drum combos and illustrious, airy back vocals that makes you feel like you’re floating on a bed of moving clouds. Check it out. Read more […]
Barcelona band Boreals have given us a taste of the surreal “No Te Metas Las Manos En Los Bolsillos”, taken from their forthcoming debut album “Antípodas”. Fusing dream pop, electronica and rock, “No Te Metas Las Manos En Los Bolsillos” begins with dreamy guitars overlapping then slowly moves into a head nodding wave of electric goodness. While not releasing tons of material, Boreals have indeed managed to focus on the quality of their music rather than the quantity. In a nutshell, they Read more […]