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Black Gold Buffalo originally formed in East London back in 2014. A line-up change, a move to the South East Coast in the UK and with lots of time spent writing under their belts, the four-piece are now ready to release their self titled debut album in Spring 2018. The album tackles obstacles young people face growing up in the city, the highs and lows of inner city living, escapism, frustration etc.

Hannah Holland who plays bass in the band is also an iconic DJ, producer and label boss that most of you have probably heard of. Her distinct sound incorporates elements of house, techno and bass. Her releases can be found on iconic labels such as Classic Music Company, Crosstown Rebels, Nervous Records and of course on her own labels Batty Bass and Native City.

This exclusive Discobelle premiere of the Hannah Holland remix of single track “Pearls Deep” is a steadfast piece of darkish indie dance with an infectious bassline, a housed up beat and vocals that linger in the background.

Majestic Casual cohort WAJU returns this month with another fine injection of fluid electronic pop. Picking up where ‘My Luv’ left off, the ELIONA accompanied “Good Company” brings Caribbean flare into play. Between the hip-shaking beats and solid vocal moments, this is a track sure to lighten the mood this Winter.

French electronic artist/producer Dim Sum is gearing up to release his brand new single track “Just Need”, which is the final taste before his upcoming new EP “Stay” is due out tomorrow Friday Oct 27th. The previous EP single track “Stay” was released just last month and has seen massive success, hitting #1 on Hype Machine and being listed on Spotify’s New Music Friday France.

Dim Sum describes the release: “I made this EP with the idea of making music that you can both dance and think to. Music that you can share with the people you live with, and those that you miss. Move to the beats or get lost to the melodies, depending on how you’re feeling it. I hope it can be felt when listening.”

“Just Need” boasts a bounced up electropop groove, soothing vocals and a super catchy synthline making it immediately hook into your brain and not letting go.

Swedish duo Anwai (consisting of childhood friends Amadeus Rudolfsson and Mons Lorenzen) released their debut single “Asking” back in 2014.

Their new single “Money Rain” (was released October 6th via Something Beautiful) came together after the duo spent some time apart, working on different things. The track possess rippling percussion, soothing vocals, and sweeping synths that combined form an exquisite piece of hypnotizing electronic pop.

Ukrainian born but now calling Los Angeles home electropop star Ivan Dorn is releasing his English debut album “OTD” in November and as a taster we can premiere the infectious and thumping single “Groovy Shit”.

“The melody just popped into my head one day and would not go away, it had such an infectious groove that made you want to get up and dance. In the shower, standing in line, on the stage. It’s really impossible to stay still.”

Emerging UK producer Jake Alder has now teamed up with exciting young alt R&B artist Charlotte Turnbull for the radio-friendly single jam “Think Back” which is being released on September 29th. Jake Alder is perhaps best known for a more electronic sounding pop productions and this is first foray into a more R&B inspired sound.

The soulful vocals works in perfect chemistry with the melodies of a super tight electronic pop/r&b production and its clever synth work.

“When I wrote the beat it had this RnB feel which I hadn’t done before so I couldn’t imagine anyone else singing on it apart from Charlotte. She’s an amazing RnB singer/songwriter so the writing process came really naturally.” – Jake Alder

“I remember Jake showing me the instrumental and I loved it immediately, it fitted the direction I want to take my music. The lyrics are about not letting anything get in the way of a relationship when things are tough.” – Charlotte Turnbull