Weekend’s Tunes Are…
“No k” by Jaclyn Rachelle
American Alt-Rock artist Jaclyn Rachelle holds nothing back with her latest track “No k”. It is a short tune with only being around 2 minutes and 17 seconds, but there is a lot to unpack. This acoustic tune features Rachelle’s medical singing about giving no care in the world. Her vocals are well matched to the acoustic as they provided something real in this stripped-down nature. It is a lovely listen!
“Then and There” by Tired All The Time
Washington D.C.-based Shoegaze band Tired All The Time released the deep thinking track “Then and There”. The band hopes to create a dream-like state that focuses on the work/life cycle of human nature that answers the question “What are we doing?” Tired All The Time mixes the dynamic energies of punk rock and the soothing atmosphere of shoegaze to create something quirky yet moving. Listeners will enjoy the journey of the song with thought-provoking lyrics that are surrounded by well-paced melodies.
“Never Rest For Good” by Stray Fossa
American Indie Pop artists mix indie rock and dream pop to create the dreamy track “Never Rest For Good”. Hazy soundscapes are enfolded in this track with dream-like melodies to create something tranquil. Slivers of synth riffs come diving and out throughout with punchy guitar riffs to add a pleasant yet quirky depth to this track. A great track to enjoy this spring with its rich dream-like soundscape.
“The Trees Are Talking” by Taylor T
Uk folk singer-songwriter Taylor T combines the elements of nature to create a place of peace inside his newest track “The Trees Are Talking”. The song features a folk-like vibe with the acoustic guitar and earthy melodies featured mainly in the vocal. Taylor T performs the guitar with intricate riffs m but in a way that seems percussive at the very end. The combination of the vocals and the soundscape adds an atmospheric feel with positivity springing from the lyrics. A nice listen anywhere!
“Baby” by Monokino
Dutch Indie Rock Monokino releases a hard-hitting, heart-throbbing rock track entitled “Baby”. The track’s lyrics are loosely inspired by a personal experience of a one-sided relationship and the universally relatable regret of staying too long in a bad situation. “Baby” is a rock track that has high energy wrapped with fuzzy guitar riffs laid on top of a garage rock soundscape. It is infectious that will have listeners singing along with its punchy production, addictive melodies, and its rock charm.
“Waves” by Dagger Hearts
American Indie Rock artists Dagger Hearts releases their latest track “Wave”. The track talks about unrequited love and being delusional while thinking the other person loves you back. It is a track that draws inspiration from the 80s punk rock and new wave scenes. The song is led by a punchy punk production with fuzzy lyrics and blaring energy. But, the new wave guitar riffs, especially during the verses, add a nice balance as their glittery presence adds a soothing element to the track.
“Sanctuary” by Nightflyer
Nightflyer explores the lush lo-fi synthwave world with their new tune entitled “Sanctuary”. The tune features a scope of movement that flows smoothly like river water. It cascades with different textures and sounds in an effortless motion. It is the perfect song to listen to anywhere as the laid-back, chilled vibes make anyone just enjoy the world. This is especially a song for anyone who loves De Lorra, Hotel Pools, and Forhill.
“Laisse-moi” by Emmy Rouge
Canadian Indie Pop/French Pop artist Emmy Rouge releases the catchy new track “Laisse-moi”.The artist incorporates retro sounds with synth riffs of different textures and octaves of rain throughout to give that nostalgic feel. Rouge’s own vocals are journeys of themselves with their seductive tones pulling listeners into the addictive melodies of the chorus. It is a unique tune that has sensual musicality that cannot be missed.
“Fireplace” by Whitney McClain
American artist Whitney McClain brings a delicious mixture of soul, Motown, and R&B in her newest track “Fireplace”. Thi track features the nostalgic sounds of retro-soul mixed with modern production. I just love the soundscape as the retro sounds are very warm yet sweet. Listeners should listen for McClain’s soulful vocals that are filled with a diverse yet colorful range of different vocal sounds and textures. It really highlights McCain’s talents as a singer.
“21st Century Hippie” by Bebe Wood
American Indie Pop singer-songwriter Bebe Wood displays her free-spirit approach to musicality with “21st Century Hippie”. Inspired by the likes of artists The Beatles, “21st Century Hippie” is a track that pop-rock track that radiates that bohemian feeling from the music video to the melodies. It features melodic vocals that are blended with a driven guitar section that gives that sense of freedom in pop-like riffs. The lyrics are inspirational as they give off the vibes of being free-spirited and just enjoying life. Such an inspiration!