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.
Anna Of The North will release their debut album ‘Lovers’ on September 8. Sharing the title track around a month ago, the pair have now unveiled another song called ‘Someone’. There is an 80s flair floating through the pop tune as Anna Lotterud gracefully glides over the glistening production. The tune adds to the impressive CV of recordings that have been all leading up to this anticipated LP.
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.
You know you’re doing something right when music giants Daft Punk produce your next single. This would be the scenario with Parcels, whose ‘Hideout’ EP was a sexy deal of poolside pop that is the ultimate summer listen. Their latest track ‘Overnight’ is no exception to the rules. Delivering a golden touch of disco and funk, this Daft Punk/Parcels combo fit like a hand in glove with the tune being a season anthem. Check it out.
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.
Nottingham-born singer and DJ Ronika released her second LP ‘Lose My Cool’ which follows her 2014 album ‘Selectadisc’. One of the songs taken from the new work is her latest sparkling pop meets funk single ‘All Comes Back’. Layered with a health spread of synths, the sunny and spirited tune is a feel-good bit that aside from making you simply feel good all over, also provokes you to want to hit the dance floor. Check it out. Read more […]
If there is one person who knows how to create a soundtrack all things sexy and chic is Parisian producer Allure. Having released his ‘French Kiss’ album back in 2011 followed by a slew of hot to death EPs, the smooth maestro returns with his latest single ‘Night And Day’. A shimmering sparkle of electro, house and synth-pop rolled up in one, the music feels like the perfect soundscape to a day at the pool surrounded by beautiful people and a lush atmosphere. The track is taken from Allure’s next EP, forthcoming this summer. Check it out.
Two years back, Brooklyn duo Saint Marilyn released their ‘Shoshone’ EP that was a wonderland of delicious synth-pop. They followed-up the record last year with the spaced-out single ‘Frustrate Me’. Now the pair unveil a remix of the track courtesy of producer Austin Conrad. Giving the original version more of a head-nodding bump, this rework is laced with fuzzy synths and airy vocals that is deep, atmospheric and highly addictive. Stream the remix below. Read more […]
Belfast duo New Portals make their return with a new single titled ‘WinterSkin’. The two are definitely tapping into a realm of electronic pop with this one with the sound toppled with echoing claps, tightening guitar riffs and sprinkled additives, all circling around catchy vocals and an unstoppable groove. Below is a stream of ‘WinterSkin’. Have a listen. Read more […]
Brooklyn-based producer Computer Magic makes her return with a new, dreamy synth-pop single entitled ‘Dimensions’. Whilst a little less experimental than her previous work, the track is a little more accessible to the mainstream, yet no less interesting or addicting. Merging drifting vocals over hazy production, the single is taken from Computer Magic’s forthcoming EP ‘Obscure but Visible’, which lands October 7th via Channel 9 Records. Have a listen.