Fresher Sounds - The best new music - 04/06/17
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Election day is nearly upon us once again, and it is one that will, as always, divide the nation.
The London attacks have horrified us once more. But if there is one thing that can bring us all together - it's music.
Unite behind these new music gems which everyone should agree need to be on your playlists this summer.
Geowulf - Get You
This dreamy number from Geowulf is just the start of a big future. The London based musicians have received a great deal of online recognition, and their sun-drenched synths and catchy hooks are perfectly appropriate for the summer ahead.
SPELLES - Dead in the Water
Attitude and power meets beauty and tranquility on this new single from young, bold artist Spelles. The talented, soulful, singer shares a message on this song about rising up and not letting anything stand in your way.
Kafuka - Fine Rain
A background in composing music for film and television in his native Japan is strongly reflected in the solo work of Eshima Kazuomi, who operates under the alias Kafuka. His love of nature has influenced him to experiment with dreamy synths, soothing melodies, and stuttered rhythms to create a unique, emotionally expressive sound.
Dan Owen - Moonlight
'Moonlight' is an intimate insight into the emotionally driven songwriting and stunning vocal abilities of Shrewsbury-born Dan Owen. The soulful singer has received wide critical acclaim and has recently completed a sold out UK and Europe tour.
Ailbhe Reddy - Fingertips
Reddy is making waves across the UK and her native Ireland with her intricate melodies and vocal abilities. Having acculumated over 1.5 million Spotify streams from her first EP, she is tipped as the next big artist to come out of Ireland, and has a busy schedule ahead involving a number of festivals, and a UK tour. Her latest EP Attach to Memory can be accessed below.
M O S E S - King Size
London four-piece M O S E S channel their youth and energy into brand new single 'King Size'. The track is a blast of vibrant indie- rock magic, making the youngsters an exciting prospect. They are set to play a tour of Propaganda club night venues to accompany the release.
Grace Mitchell - Cali God
Mitchell paints a picture of young love, jealousy and narcissism in modern Southern California on latest single 'Cali God'. The powerful narrative experiments with hip-hop influenced programming and hard-edge production to create a dark, bold track.
Leon of Athens - Aeroplane
A track perfect for summer; capturing freedom, escapism, and modern romance through beautifully uplifting lyrics and catchy hooks. His dark pop tunes have been met with high praise from listeners in his native Greece, and a recent sold out UK and Europe tour highlights his music is having the same effect on a wider audience too. A touching ode to love and relationships.
Vagabon - Fear & Force
Soothing, finger-picked guitar builds up to slow synth claps and delicate harmonies on Vagabon's new track 'Fear & Force', plucked from debut album Infinite Worlds. For fans of Daughter and The XX.