Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Latest Articles


Moonchild Sanelly and Trillary Banks Share Empowerment Anthem 'Cute' Photo Moonchild Sanelly and Trillary Banks Share Empowerment Anthem 'Cute'
by Michael Major - May 17, 2022

Moonchild Sanelly - real name Sanelisiwe Twisha - is gearing up to release her long-awaited second album next month. Today, she shares the new single “Cute” featuring Trillary Banks. Phases is a highly collaborative record with production and features from Sad Night Dynamite, Wesley Joseph, Xavier T...
Sad Night Dynamite Announce North American Headline Tour Photo Sad Night Dynamite Announce North American Headline Tour
by Michael Major - May 03, 2022

Sad Night Dynamite are a rare act truly making a world of their own: one in which to explore the space between dystopia and escapism, home truths and grim fantasy. Across two mixtapes, their suitably mind-altering sound incorporates influences from Tyler, The Creator and The Specials to Morricone in...
Moonchild Unveil New Album 'Starfruit' Photo Moonchild Unveil New Album 'Starfruit'
by Michael Major - February 11, 2022

Following months of anticipation worldwide, and four critically acclaimed singles, LA-based trio Moonchild (Amber Navran, Andris Mattson, and Max Bryk) unveil their highly anticipated new album, Starfruit, today. The record includes the simmering and soulful new single “Get By” [feat. Tank and The B...
Moonchild Unveil New Single 'Love I Need' Feat. Rapsody Photo Moonchild Unveil New Single 'Love I Need' Feat. Rapsody
by Michael Major - February 01, 2022

LA-based trio Moonchild (Amber Navran, Andris Mattson, and Max Bryk) release their new single “Love I Need” [feat. Rapsody]. It paves the way for the arrival of the group’s highly anticipated new album, Starfruit. Listen to the new album and pre-save 'Starfruit' now! Plus, check out the group's upco...
The British Music Embassy Reveals SXSW 2022 Lineup Photo The British Music Embassy Reveals SXSW 2022 Lineup
by Michael Major - January 31, 2022

The lineup includes Anna B Savage, Baba Ali, Baby Queen, Beauty Sleep, Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard, CHERYM, CMAT, Dani Larkin, Eliza Shaddad, Ferris & Sylvester, Fur  / Gallus, George Riley, Grace Cummings, Hamish Hawk, Sinead O’Brien, Steam Down, Strawberry Guy, Talk Show, Walt Disco, Wargasm, We Were ...
Moonchild Releases 'Tell Him' Collaboration With Lalah Hathaway Photo Moonchild Releases 'Tell Him' Collaboration With Lalah Hathaway
by Michael Major - January 06, 2022

Moonchild (Amber Navran, Andris Mattson, and Max Bryk) has released 'Tell Him' feat. Lalah Hathaway. The fifth album from the LA-based trio features singles “Too Good” and “You Got One feat. Alex Isley” alongside forthcoming collaborations with Rapsody, Tank and The Bangas, Ill Camille, Mumu Fresh, ...
Shazam Spotlights 5 Artists to Watch in 2022 Photo Shazam Spotlights 5 Artists to Watch in 2022
by Michael Major - January 04, 2022

Shazam hard unveiled its Predictions 2022 playlist and highlights five artists that, according to Shazam’s powers of prediction, will make a splash in 2022. Based on Shazam’s predictive data and algorithms, and hand-selected by Apple Music’s global editorial team, the 50-track selection features son...
Moonchild Release New Single 'You Got One' Featuring Alex Isley Photo Moonchild Release New Single 'You Got One' Featuring Alex Isley
by Michael Major - December 01, 2021

After 10 years together, their new album 'Starfruit' showcases the respect, musical understanding, and love the trio have, both for each other and for the incredible list of collaborators featured on the album which, alongside Alex Isley, include Lalah Hathaway, Tank and The Bangas, Rapsody, Ill Cam...
VIDEO: NIKI Shares 'Split' Music Video Photo VIDEO: NIKI Shares 'Split' Music Video
by Michael Major - November 18, 2021

Written by NIKI herself and produced with frequent collaborators Jacob Ray and Bekon & The Donuts, “Split” depicts the emotional pull and turmoil the pressure to continually adapt brings. Like all her well-loved songs – NIKI has over one billion Spotify streams to date – “Split” leaves a mark. Watch...
Moonchild Announces New 'Starfruit' Album Photo Moonchild Announces New 'Starfruit' Album
by Michael Major - November 01, 2021

LA-trio Moonchild (Amber Navran, Andris Mattson, and Max Bryk) announce new album ‘Starfruit’ out February 10th. Bringing a host of beautiful melodies and personal lyrics, ‘Starfruit’ features Lalah Hathaway, Alex Isley, Tank and The Bangas, Rapsody & others....
Major Lazer Unveils Video for 'C'est Cuit' Photo Major Lazer Unveils Video for 'C'est Cuit'
by TV News Desk - August 05, 2021

Major Lazer is the global dance trio of Diplo, Walshy Fire and Ape Drums. Named for the group’s fictional figurehead, a one-armed Jamaican Zombie War commando, Major Lazer’s mission is to free the universe with music....
Major Lazer Shares Video For 'Titans' Photo Major Lazer Shares Video For 'Titans'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - April 01, 2021

Music Is The Weapon was released in October to critical acclaim. Coming five years after Peace Is The Mission and countless world tours, the album highlights the group’s thoroughly global approach with songs in five languages.....
'A Romantic's Guide To King Crimson' by The Mastelottos Set for Valentine's Day Relea Photo 'A Romantic's Guide To King Crimson' by The Mastelottos Set for Valentine's Day Release
by Sarah Jae Leiber - January 06, 2021

Valentine’s Day 2021 delivers an unexpected and welcome surprise with the release of “A Romantic’s Guide to King Crimson,” the new 12-track album of reinvented King Crimson material by the husband-and-wife duo Deborah and Pat Mastelotto....
Caleb Veazey Releases 'Tuesday EP' Photo Caleb Veazey Releases 'Tuesday EP'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - November 04, 2020

The Three track The Tuesday EP is now available in its entirety following its weekly release as singles on Tuesdays throughout October....
King Crimson's THE ELEMENTS 2020 TOUR BOX 2CD Now Available For Pre-Order Photo King Crimson's THE ELEMENTS 2020 TOUR BOX 2CD Now Available For Pre-Order
by Kaitlin Milligan - August 06, 2020

King Crimson's The Elements 2020 Tour Box 2CD is now available for pre-order, and it will be released on September 4, 2020. ...
Annie Barbazza To Release Debut Solo Album VIVE Photo Annie Barbazza To Release Debut Solo Album VIVE
by Kaitlin Milligan - January 30, 2020

Italian music artist Annie Barbazza is releasing her first solo album “Vive” on February 29, 2020 on Dark Companion Records. She was a young drummer in love with progressive rock when Greg Lake discovered her talent as a singer and wanted her on stage with him for the concert which would later becom...
YellowStraps Release Their Latest Single 'Goldress' (feat. VYNK) Photo YellowStraps Release Their Latest Single 'Goldress' (feat. VYNK)
by Kaitlin Milligan - December 17, 2019

Brussels-based alternative R&B/ soul duo YellowStraps have shared their latest single 'Goldress' (feat. VYNK) on 13 December via Haliblue Records. It is the title track from their upcoming EP Goldress, slated to drop on 7 February 2020. 'Goldress' has already seen support from the likes of COMPLEX, ...
Tru Thoughts Releases 20th Anniversary Label Compilation Photo Tru Thoughts Releases 20th Anniversary Label Compilation
by Kaitlin Milligan - December 04, 2019

Tru Thoughts 2019 is the latest in Tru Thoughts' series of essential label compilations put together by A&R, label co-founder, and renowned DJ, Robert Luis. After 20 years of independently releasing music, the latest annual LP continues to encompass the best of the Brighton-based label's wide-rangin...
King Crimson To Release 5 Discs Of Live Music with AUDIO DIARY 2014 - 2018 Photo King Crimson To Release 5 Discs Of Live Music with AUDIO DIARY 2014 - 2018
by Kaitlin Milligan - August 19, 2019

Back in 1969, King Crimson made its reputation as a live band – initially with the hipsters, scene setters & other musicians who frequented the likes of the Speakeasy & The Marquee in London, then, more broadly, with a breakthrough gig to a vast mainstream audience as guests on the bill with The Rol...
Vancouver Soulstress Katherine Penfold Delivers SWEETEST THING Photo Vancouver Soulstress Katherine Penfold Delivers SWEETEST THING
by A.A. Cristi - August 02, 2019

Soul resides just beneath the exterior. Upon meeting Katherine Penfold, you might initially notice the prominent tattoos along her shoulder  and arms before the conversation veers to her lifelong affinity for motorcycles, skateboarding, or woodworking - let alone music. Listening to her sound elicit...
Celtic/Medieval Folk Artist Kim Thompsett Releases THE HOLLOWS LP Photo Celtic/Medieval Folk Artist Kim Thompsett Releases THE HOLLOWS LP
by Tori Hartshorn - July 31, 2019

Britain's mystical folk wonder Kim Thompsett presents her sophomore album 'The Hollows'. Exploring themes that are rooted in nature, mysticism and the arcane, this music sends the listener on a lush trip to eras past....
Africa Express Share MAMA featuring Otim Alpha, Georgia and Radio 123 Photo Africa Express Share MAMA featuring Otim Alpha, Georgia and Radio 123
by Tori Hartshorn - July 10, 2019

Mama, the fifth track taken from Africa Express' forthcoming studio album EGOLI is available now....
Africa Express Share New Track WHERE WILL THIS LEAD US TO? Featuring Moonchild Sanell Photo Africa Express Share New Track WHERE WILL THIS LEAD US TO? Featuring Moonchild Sanelly
by Tori Hartshorn - June 26, 2019

'Where Will This Lead Us To?' is the fourth track taken from Africa Express' forthcoming studio album EGOLI....
NIKI Shares 'wanna take this downtown' EP Photo NIKI Shares 'wanna take this downtown' EP
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 17, 2019

Like many Gen Z kids who grew up on the internet, Jakarta-born, LA-based NIKI's influences are wide-ranging and genre-busting. Her R&B-oriented Zephyr EP (2018) was just the icing on the cake of what was a huge 2018 for the Indonesian R&B singer, who shot into global consciousness after joining the ...
Midem Announces New Area Dedicated To Artists & Talent Development Photo Midem Announces New Area Dedicated To Artists & Talent Development
by Kaitlin Milligan - May 14, 2019

 Midem, the home of the global music community, will place artists and creation at the core of its annual Cannes conference, June 4-7....