Albums | AyeKy releases debut EP, ‘Wave’

Posted by on July 19, 2024

Growing up in Cincinnati, a city known for its resilience and toughness, AyeKy’s journey hasn’t been easy. Yet, he remains undeterred, guided by the moon and his unwavering focus. His determination to overcome any obstacle and inspire others shines through in his music. “There is nothing you cannot accomplish when you walk with faith,” he declares, a testament to his positive outlook and relentless drive. After only three years of creating music, AyeKy’s progress is remarkable. His moon-guided motivation and eclectic taste have driven him to continuously push the boundaries of his sound. The ‘Wave’ EP is a testament to his hard work and dedication, offering a glimpse into the future of an artist destined for greatness. I really enjoyed how eclectic the sound on this project was, it’s all over the place in the best way. Enjoy the new EP by AyeKy above now!

Albums | Discovering Dide: The Footballer-Turned-Artist Shaping UK Rap

Posted by on July 19, 2024

In just 1 minute and 38 seconds, “Human” packs a punch with its incisive lyrics and polished production. The chorus, with its melancholic synths and uplifting tone, underscores the repeated refrain, “I’m human,” emphasizing the shared humanity and dignity of all individuals.

The hard-hitting video sees Dide in the center of London with his England top on, reflecting on the debacle of the Euro 2020 shootout with snapshots of that very moment which saw the racism ensue. The fast-paced shots match the tempo of the track, showcasing the happiness that people have around a tournament when it begins, and how it can quickly switch.

Albums | Oscar N Explores Mystical Rhythms in ‘What Kind of Voodoo’

Posted by on July 18, 2024

Oscar N is rapidly garnering acclaim within the tech house community. A graduate of the prestigious Cosmic Academy, his skills have landed him performances at major festivals like Firefly and Elements Music Festival. The man has a standout story to tell and is on the cusp of great things.

“What Kind of Voodoo,” pulls from a personal experience with a voodoo doll on a trip down to New Orleans; with the interaction helping influence the allure and enchanting production elements found within the song. The lyrics delve into the importance of the power of dance, likening its spellbinding effect to voodoo magic. “What Kind of Voodoo” is one part of the greater picture that is the Oscar N experience.

Oscar N’s entanglement within electronic and music in general begin in Philadelphia, where his European parents helped found the groundwork for his music career without him even knowing it. This early influence sparked a passion that saw him turn from a bedroom DJ to a serious artist with his dreams being accomplished day by day. As a co-founder of the “Into the Groove” music collective, he has been influential in regards to promoting deep tech and tech house vibes, fostering a sense of love and acceptance through his events.

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Albums | Aussie Artist Arky Waters drops New Single

Posted by on July 17, 2024

Australian producer Arky Waters returns this week with an intoxicating and hybrid new single called “We Ain’t Like Dem” that is bound to get you moving. If you’re looking for a high energy track to start your day off with, look no further.

This is a little track I had sitting on my hard drive for a while. I made it really quickly and I always wanted to take it further, but every time I pushed it in a different direction it always lost its essence in the process. I showed some friends,and they gave me the idea to just release it as I made it, super stripped back. Sometimes simple really is best.” ~ Arky Waters

House | NEVRMIND’s Soulful Vocals Shine in New Collaboration ‘All My Love’ with Gianluca Vacchi

Posted by on July 15, 2024

Gianluca Vacchi, a figure synonymous with flamboyance and zest, navigates life with an infectious energy. Known for his extravagant social media exploits—riding motorbikes, performing underwater cycling, and dancing exuberantly—Vacchi has recently channeled his boundless enthusiasm into DJing. His performances, marked by his unique fashion sense and high spirits, showcase his passion through and through.

As an entrepreneur with a solid business background, Vacchi’s transition into the DJ world has been remarkable. His debut single “Viento” gained international traction, quickly followed by other hits that collectively garnered over 80 million streams. Supported by celebrities like Cristiano Ronaldo and J Balvin, Vacchi has made significant inroads into the electronic music scene.

NEVRMIND, on the other hand, burst into the limelight with his viral track “Say My Name,” which has racked up 39 million streams. His distinct vocal style has caught the attention of industry heavyweights, earning him support from the likes of Tiesto and Martin Garrix. His remix of “Girls Like You” by Cardi B & Maroon 5 further cemented his status, amassing over 12 million streams.

Their collaboration, “All My Love,” is a stirring anthem blending soulful vocals with infectious dance elements. This track, the first release on Vacchi’s new label Mundo Paralelo, is set to ignite festival stages with its euphoric melodies and heartfelt lyrics, ensuring it resonates deeply with listeners from the first note.

House | Skemaddox and On Deck Deliver a Pulsing Tech House Anthem in ‘Enter The Rave’

Posted by on July 14, 2024

On Deck & Skemmadox’s release is a tech house winner through and through in “Enter The Rave.” It features a powerful bassline and vibrant synths that generate an irresistible energy. The standout vocal hook, “When I Enter The Rave It’s Clear / You’ll Know Our Name By The End Of the Year,” is catchy and instantly memorable, adding to the song’s infectious rhythm.

On Deck’s journey began with his heavy involvement in the electronic music scene, which led to roles in various influential labels and projects. Skemaddox, originally from Memphis, honed his skills in the UK house scene during a three-year stay in London. He later moved to Los Angeles, where he organized events with Anthem Magazine and Red Bull, and developed his unique sound.

Skemaddox’s career highlights include a memorable performance at Tomorrowland in 2019 and releases on DJ Susan’s Hood Politics and Brooklyn Fire.

With the boys having more under their belt in 2024, keep an eye out on what happens with them next.

Albums | Introducing: Falling Together via his new single, “Without You” featuring Reign

Posted by on July 6, 2024

Falling Together has certainly made a powerful entry into the music world with ‘Without You’. The heartfelt lyrics, evocative vocals, and beautiful collaboration with REIGN make this single a standout debut. As listeners await the release of his full EP, it’s evident that Raymond Young’s unique blend of classic and contemporary influences, combined with his authentic storytelling, will continue to resonate deeply. This is just the start of what promises to be an extraordinary musical journey for Falling Together.