Julian Lamadrid’s Cigarettes And Desire

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Julian Lamadrid’s moody songs are something out of your favorite 80’s romcom. His latest, “Cigarette” is a track I picture someone just jumping around their room while prepping for a date. I got to talk to Julian about his new music and what’s to come for this year.   Julian, tell me about the single, “Cigarette?”  Julian: Cigarette is an explosive, …

Matt Taylor On Budapest, Pop Music, And The Current Musical Landscape

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Matt Taylor had us instantly hooked with his song “Budapest.” The song is gorgeous and his lyrics are so poetic, we can’t get enough of it. We talked to Matt about the song and his biggest challenge in his career so far. How did you get started in music? Matt: I actually started writing very slow, singer/songwriter music, just myself …

New Music Alert: DEVMO’s Running Home

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DEVMO’s music is completely original, everything from her bold style to her music just screams her fearless personality. Her new song “Running Home” with FLAVIA has a sweet sentiment but with lyrics that hit hard. We talked to the up-and-coming artist about the new song and why no industry should be “male-dominated” at this point. Tell me about your new …

New Music Alert: Chaz Cardigan’s “Vulnerabilia”

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Happy EP release day to our newest favorite guy, Chaz! Chaz Cardigan is having quite the week – he’s appearing in the To All The Boys P.S. I Still Love You soundtrack as well as dropping his debut EP, Vulnerabilia.  We’re so excited to get the opportunity to sit down with him and talk to him about what’s to come.  …

Rence Doesn’t Actually hate u btw

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Rence just dropped his music video and single for “hate u btw.” Aside from the title for this track, his voice and the electro-pop feel of this song. His upbeat track is one you’ll want to keep on your radar as he preps for his tour with EDEN.  Tell us the inspiration behind “hate u btw”?  Rence: You know, I …

Niki Black’s Enchanting Dark Pop

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Los Angeles-based artist, Niki Black, is preparing for the release of her forthcoming album LILITH, which will strike a considerable chord for women with its overarching themes of empowerment. Niki’s spell-binding blend of music represents her mixed heritage, and the many genres and artists her parents separately introduced her to while growing up. Her upcoming single, “The Other Man” is …

Neon Dreams Aren’t Turning Back Now

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Neon Dreams might have the shimmering melodies you’d expect from one of indie pop’s fastest rising bands, but behind those earwormy hooks there’s a lot of soul and depth. We talked to Frank Cadillac about their song “Turn Back Now” and how they stay motivated. How did Neon Dreams get started? Frank Cadillac: I moved to Halifax when I was …