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Writer: Lauren

Joseph of Mercury is the quintessential boy next door, if you’re living in the 1960s. The rising Canadian singer/songwriter’s music calls forth memories of a time where things were much simplier and men used entirely too much hair gel. His latest track “Angel” combines blues, ’60s pop, and nu-R&B – a perfect slow dance number.

Burgeoning artist Chelsea Cutler announces the release of her debut EP in October with the release of a new single “You Make Me”. It’s a stronger pop effort from her previous releases but with the same infectious melodies and heart rendering lyrics.

Haux – Cologne

Aug 22 2017

Haux’s new single “Cologne” is steeped in his travels, in particular his experience in Germany in the city of the same name. “There was a certain magic about Cologne. It struck me as a place that I might’ve had another life in if I hadn’t lived the life I have. When I was back home, off tour, I remembered that feeling and tried to imagine a life there and the story of what might have been”. Haux is on tour this fall with stops in New York, London, and Austria.

Tour Dates:
Sep 9: Otis, MA @ Welcome Campers Festival
Oct 26: Hamburg, Germany @ MS Stubnitz
Oct 28: Munich, Germany @ Manic Street Parade
Oct 30: Vienna, Austria @ B72
Nov 1: Linz, Austria @ Ahoi! Pop Festival
Nov 2: Zurich, Switzerland @ Gonzo
Nov 9: London, UK @ Hoxton Hall
Nov 16: Brooklyn, NY @ Park Church Co-op

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.