Chill | Maesic Shares Chill Moving Dance Original “Like An Animal”

Posted by on November 16, 2018

Maesic’s “Like An Animal” nails the space between future-pop and hip-hop with moody lyricism, catchy melodies, and chill yet uplifting rhythm. The release possesses a level of organic sensuality as personified by Donato’s smooth vocals and the emotional melodies of the chopped violin samples. Displaying a variety of influences, “Like An Animal” exemplifies Maesic’s versatility as a producer.

London’s Maesic, currently resides in the South of France and draws from multicultural and familial blends to forge his signature sound. With his remixes for the likes of The Chainsmokers, Sia, Krewella, and Calvin Harris, the artist was able to make waves on SoundCloud and YouTube. Now Maesic has accumulated over 5 million streams and caught the attention of Universal Music France division Club Riviera.

Chill, Cover | Apashe & Cherry Lena Cover Classic “Feeling Good”

Posted by on November 16, 2018

“Feeling Good” was made popular by Nina Simone back in the mid 1960’s, but came out before that via a musical. Since those days it’s been covered by countless talents, but this newly released take by Apashe and Cherry Lena sticks out above the rest. Apashe’s tasteful interpretation of the composition matches the next level performance by Cherry Lena. Some might not think to put these artists with such names as Michael Buble, John Coltrane, MUSE and of course Nina Simone, but that’s just where they belong. So, click play and start feeling good!

Chill, Pop | “On The Way Up” Is a Smash Hit by Newcomers Apollo LTD

Posted by on November 7, 2018

“On The Way Up” is a recently released single by Nashville based duo Apollo LTD. The Residence Music signees dropped this catchy record a few weeks back and it has grown on me a ton thanks to it’s buoyant electronics, airy synths and silky vocals. It is exuberant, ’80’s-infused and reminds me that Thanksgiving is right around the corner. It reminds me of that because this feels like a hometown anthem that you’d jam to with your life long friends. Check out “On The Way Up” and keep an eye on Apollo LTD!


Chill | Harry Nathan Follows Up Award Winning Music Video With Sophomore Single “Timeless Dream”

Posted by on November 7, 2018

Harry Nathan’s “Timeless Dream” follows up a bombastic kick off with his debut single “Rooftops” aligned with an award-winning music video. “Rooftops” introduced us to a sun-kissed yet surprisingly experimental realm where the world as we know it and a neighboring alternate dimension overlap. “Timeless Dream” falls in line with the themes of the original, containing a similar groove previous listeners will recognize. With that said, the entire emotion of the song vastly shifts compared to the first: melancholy piano, dim atmospheres, and a darkly reflective feeling play out giving this release it’s own life. Harry Nathan seems far from lacking in creative talent, expect more content from him soon.

Chill | SHoTA LODI & Eighty8 Team Up On Chill Original “18”

Posted by on October 31, 2018

SHOTA LODI’s latest pop/R&B single, “18,” captivates audiences with laid-back instrumentation and a solid rhythm that gives a nod toward chill-trap. “18” is a bona fide ‘smoking anthem,’ capitalizing on dreamily rendered vocals and clever yet detailed lyricism. In addition to the danceable beat and solid melodies, a verse from Eighty8 adds to the energy levels of the release.

SHOTA LODI is a self-taught singer, songwriter, guitarist, and is also an accomplished clarinetist and pianist. The artist has become known for his sound that blends genres of “acoustic, neo-soul and pop,” with a voice that boasts an edgy quality with a velvety and colored touch. Having several releases land in notable positions in several iTunes and Spotify global charts, appearing in Japanese commercials, and gain the support from The Chainsmokers, SHOTA is no stranger to success.

Chill | Singer/Producer RYNO Drops Multi-Faceted Single “Who We Are”

Posted by on October 28, 2018

RYNO’s uplifting new single, “Who We Are,” combines rich melodies and progressions with insightful lyricism to evoke feelings of self-worth. His background in indie-rock shines through this future-inflected dance gem in a way that’s unique, tasteful and refreshing. With solid production and infectious songwriting, the release inspires as well as elicits a reflective mood.

Ryan Jacob Doyle, an international-award-winning singer/songwriter, is best known for his work in The Doyle Brothers and More Than Me. He has shared the stage with the legendary Sir Paul McCartney, won the 2010 Hard Rock Cafe International Battle of the Bands competition, and wrote VH1’s “Save The Music Foundation’s” song of the year in 2008. RYNO is an artist who knows who he is and where he’s going.

Chill | Oxen Butcher Add Refreshing Dance Vibe To The Knife’s “Heartbeats”

Posted by on October 28, 2018

Oxen Butcher’s take on “Heartbeats” capitalizes and expounds on the raw and emotional lyrical content of the original. Fans of The Knife and Oxen Butcher alike will certainly appreciate this unique yet recognizable cover. With the utilization of organic instrumentation and sultry vocals courtesy of Syon, this laid-back chill house cut possesses a vibrant dose of soul.

Having materialized into acclaim in 2016, Oxen Butcher has since gone on to establish himself as a notable industry name. The artist has amassed millions of streams alongside garnered the support of Nicky Romero, Tiesto, Sam Feldt, Ferry Corsten and more, and arrived atop several notable charts. With “Heartbeats” being his second release through Sony Denmark’s Disco:wax imprint, Oxen Butcher continues to further his career.