SONGS WE LOVED! 12-18 Dec 2022
A luscious, thoroughly crispy compilation of the most captivating releases that recently landed in our inbox.
Featuring The Gleeman, Mica Millar, Coline Creuzot, Perry Blake, The Gospel, Rutherford Royal, Charlie Clark, DUB ZOO, and Social Drag
The Gleeman - I Love Christmastime
It's the most wonderful time of the year, and rising UK singer-songwriter The Gleeman has gotten us in the mood with his new jubilant single I Love Christmastime - a heartwarming anthem that captures the nostalgic feeling of the holidays. With its catchy melodies and joyful lyrics, the song is sure to bring you in the mood for all the festive cheer and magic that Christmas brings to people's lives. So pour yourself a mug of hot cocoa, snuggle up by the fireplace, and let I Love Christmastime transport you to a magical world of holiday cheer.
Mica Millar - Will I See You Again - Live at Albert Hall (2022)
Emerging queen of soul Mica Millar continues to astonish with her deeply passionate and flawless vocal performance on her single Will I See You Again, performed live at Manchester’s Albert Hall. Her powerful stage presence and impeccable musicianship are a testament to her talent, proving once again that she is a true star on the rise.
Coline Creuzot - That Feeling (Acoustic)
That Feeling is a true acoustic masterpiece, with Coline Creuzot's entirely impeccable vocals fusing seamlessly with the melancholic piano notes, creating a wholly immersive listening experience that entices you to listen again, and again...
Perry Blake feat Paul McGann - Death of a Society Girl
Let Death of a Society Girl transport you to an eerie, melancholic soundscape where Perry Blake's deeply soothing vocals melt together with the sublime ambient pop notes, bringing out your deepest emotions and taking you to an inexplicable level. Truly exceptional.
The Gospel - I Found A Reason
Photo Credit: Brendan Cleaves
The Gospel have done an enthralling job of capturing the essence of The Velvet Underground’s classic I Found A Reason, while also adding their own gothic touch to it. Guided by the earthy baritone of lead vocalist Jimmy Sweet, the addition of rich, soaring strings and gleaming shoegaze-inspired synthesizers, add a sense of grandeur and majesty, taking the song to a whole new level of depth and emotion.
Rutherford Royal - Keep It Between Us
Nashville based songwriter, producer and multi-instrumentalist Rutherford Royal's new dreamlike anthem Keep It Between Us is a serene kaleidoscopic blend of downtempo indie rock tunes, dreamy layers of gentle vocals, and bittersweet lyrics that explore the challenges of secret monogamy within a polyamorous relationship.
Charlie Clark - No Big Deal
Taken from Scottish multi-talented singer-songwriter Charlie Clark's debut solo album Late Night Drinking, No Big Deal bursts from effortlessly addictive alt-rock energy, haunting guitar hooks and vibrant vocals, all blending together perfectly to create an undeniably invigorating sonic experience.
DUB ZOO - Confusion
The Australian musical collective DUB ZOO crafted a riveting anthem of progressive dub perfection that will undoubtedly delight you. Confusion overflows with bedazzling dub and reggae move-inducing rhythms, with Lizzie O’Keefe's utterly enchanting vocals creating a glorious sonic scape - allow yourself to completely surrender to this.
Treat your ears and listen to the full album Strange Times here.
Social Drag - Drug Like You
Indie rock banger Drug Like You is a thunderous cocktail of radiant vocals, compelling rock poundings, driving basslines, and drum kick-offs, that give a delicious first taste of what to expect from the Social Drag's forthcoming self-titled EP out in mid January 2023.
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