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Writer: Lauren

LA singer/songwriter comes in guns blazing with her new single “Cherry Lambo”. In today’s unrelentingly scary cultural and political climate, the song speaks to every twenty-somethings fears about the future. It captures a sense of raw honesty and preaches the search for empowerment and finding self-confidence over a rocking melody.

J-Pop heroes and LA residents TWINKIDS share their debut EP “Boys Love”, out today on Om Records. The seven track EP features six original singles about life as an LGBTQ youth living in Los Angeles along with a remix by Brothertiger. You can stream their two latest single “Body Wonder” and “Shotgun” and buy the EP on iTunes.

Skittering synths opens Danish producer BLVK IRIS’ debut single “Put It On”. The sultry number is a push and pull narrative between two lovers, with interwoven male and female vocals provided by Jeuru and Janelle Kroll.

“Put It On” is out now via Copenhagen based record label Emailing While Intoxicated Records.

Parisian duo Sacre announces the remix package of their debut single “Gaia”, including renditions by Dutch electro-funk duo Kraak & Smaak and newcomer producer Neus. Kraak & Smaak’s remix adds rousing magnetic beats, highlighting the song’s futuristic vibe while simultaneously maintaining the original’s disco touches and glistening hook.

Psych-pop duo Drinker reveals their debut “Happy Accident” EP, four tracks of chillwave inspired bliss. Dizzying synths and ’60s-tinged arrangements help their latest track “Sinking / Feeling” take hold, inspiring feelings of quiet contemplation.

“Sinking / Feeling” and Drinker’s “Happy Accident” EP are out now from Dollar Slice Records.

Los Angeles’ resident atmospheric pop duo JOME channels emotional resonance on their latest single “Crystalline”. The song is anchored by peaceful melodies that marry the tranquility of 70s Cali folk-pop with sultry contemporary electro.

Cut Copy announces their upcoming album “Haiku From Zero” and shares a very excellent new single “Standing in the Middle of the Field”.

“So much of this album is about this mosaic of information, images that we’re surrounded by on a day-to-day basis,” singer Dan Whitword shared in a statement about the album. “Sometimes it feels like overload, but there’s a weird random beauty in it. The idea of squeezing poetry form chaos was where the title of the album came from—the idea of finding something poetic in the overload.”

Los Angeles based producer and disco music auteur Le Youth has teamed up with newcomer Ava Max for his latest single “Clap Your Hands”. It’s a real toe-tapper that pays homage to classic ’70s disco and the groove laden single yearns to be played out on dance floors around the world.