All posts tagged: synth pop

The Penelopes Share Their Sexy Single ‘Mulholland Drive’

Let’s call it what it is, the Parisians simply know how to make sexy synth-pop and disco-filled cuts that reign supreme. Now in regards to France-originated, now London-based group The Penelopes, they can surely be added to the list having dropped a slew of fantastic records for years now. Their latest single ‘Mulholland Drive’ captures the very essence of a great synth-pop bit, sprinkled with dabs of 80s funk. If you put together an exclusive party with some of the most gorgeous people, this Read more […]

Julietta Brings Forth Her Infectious Single ‘Runaway’

NYC’s Julietta have been our musical crush since her track ‘Beach Break’. Written during her stay in Nicaragua, her latest wonder titled ‘Runaway’ is a synth-pop meets r&b gem that was literally inspired from a weekend date in Italy! Whilst that would seem quite flamboyant in itself, all we know is that the song is insanely addictive and another great offering from the New York stunner. Regarding the track Julietta mentioned: “Several months ago a guy I met at a party asked me out on a Read more […]

Listen to I Am Harlequin’s ‘Hooked’

East London’s I Am Harlequin has been releasing some pretty addicting pop records for a number of years now. Her track ‘Wild One’ was featured on an episode of the television series ‘Skins’. Her latest single ‘Hooked’ is an uptempo piece embedded with 80s pop and rnb leanings. Produced by I Am Harlequin and Dom Zilla, ‘Hooked’ is the song that you want to have playing whilst spending your summer days at a lovely pool party. Regarding her latest single, I Am Harlequin stated: “‘Hooked’ Read more […]

Listen to Swimming Girls’ ‘Taste Like Money’

Formed whilst still university students in Bath, Swimming Girls make their introduction with the single ‘Taste Like Money’. Fostering a punk meets dream pop sound topped with an 80s flair, the song is produced by Marta Salogni and deals with the sometimes high price affiliated with love. Full of life, the tune is definitely a lovely debut from the group as we’re keeping a keen watch on what’s next from the band. Have a listen. Read more […]

Anna Of The North Share Their New Single ‘Lovers’

Oslo’s Anna Of The North have shared their latest single ‘Lovers’. Keeping in stride with the glowing style of pop that has continulally bloomed and blossimed since the inception of the project, the latest song is the title track taken from their forthcoming album, scheduled to land September 8th via Different Recordings. In a press statement regarding ‘Lovers’, Anna Lotterud mentioned: “The song describes that point when you feel alone and you’re reaching out but they’re not reaching Read more […]

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.

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’.

Stream East Of My Youth’s New Self-Titled EP

Icelandic duo East Of My Youth have released their self-titled debut EP. Comprised of six tracks, the Reykjavík-based group have composed moody and ethereal bits of electronic pop, continuing a heritage of experimental acts who have released some of the most cutting edge sounds within the past two decades. A dreamy soundscape of of cinematic rhythms East Of My Youth’s EP is currently available for streaming which you can listen to down at the bottom.

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.

Computer Magic Covers World Party’s ‘Is It Like Today?’

NYC artist Computer Magic has recorded a cover of World Party’s 1993 tune ‘Is It Like Today?’. According to her Facebook page, the idea to create a version of the track was inspired by a news article regarding the Syrian city Aleppo. Also using the record as a means of helping, the proceeds from the sales of the track will go to Doctors Without Borders. Have a listen. Read more […]