It’s the weekend! Any plans? Any cool music to listen to? Well, here are ten songs that you should be listening to RIGHT NOW! They are from different parts of the world and have a variety of musical genres! Check them out and make sure to share this post and/or let me know which one is your favorite in the comments!
This Weekend’s Tunes Are…
“Lost Without” by Blushing Brydes
UK Indie Rock band Blushing Brydes makes their debut with the single “Lost Without”. This track is a mellow pop-rock track with raving electronic guitars mixed with silvery synth riffs. Journey down the river of peace and relaxation with this laid-back track that talks about tsking the eases of life. But, don’t get too relaxed as there is an electrifying surprise during the bridge!
“Garden” by Essa Alexis
Essa Alexis explores the inner corners of her mind and spirit with her new single “Garden”. Composed during the lockdown, this track has poetic lyrics nestled in the gentle sounds of piano, harps, and velvety vocal (just check out those backings!). Just Essa’s oh-so-sultry vocals are what makes this music such a masterpiece. Listening to them brings a sense of inner bliss to the listening journey!
“Legacy” by Lady Anemoia
Let Lady Anemoia bring you back to the era of nostalgia with their latest single “Legacy”. This single has hints of the 90s Alt Rock scene with its lively acoustic guitar strumming and blissful female vocals. There is an enjoyable melody coupled with memorable lyrics about a past never forgotten. It is such a spirited track to lay back and relax to this weekend!
“Won’t Stop Yet” by The Collection
US Pop Rock band The Collection releases an honest yet sticky pop song that tackles the feeling of “the end of the world”. The band had to say about this: “It’s my version of an empowering anthem – I want so badly to believe we’ll ‘get through this,’ but it doesn’t often feel true…so, for now, it’s one-foot-in-front-of-the-other choruses and hopeful melodies.”It is empowering anthem with big energy in the instrumentations from guitars to horns. But the vocals take the lead as they traverse this catchy pop song with its slick vocals. It is such an empowering tune!
“Indestructible” by Language Arts
Indie-pop project Language Arts brings a sense of sincerity with their newest tune “Indestructible”. This spirited tune is crafted so well with a high-energy tempo, punchy melodies in the instrumentation, and wonderful dives in the vocal lines with their shimmery feels. “Indestructible” packs a punch with its honest lyrics, but it is the song overall that shouldn’t be missed as it features unique sounds and melodic structures.
“clarity” by the della kit
Enjoy the sultry sounds of the della kit with her new single “clarity”.della kit’s music oozes jazz-inspired neo-soul with evocative stories of healing and self-love. Each melodic line nourishes, soothes, and empowers the listeners with their sultry yet delicious sounds. If you are a fan of Ella Fitzgerald, Jill Scott & Joni Mitchell, then you will have to listen to “clarity” today.
“Crazy” by Angelo Andrea
Angelo Andrea takes on the famous tune “Crazy” by Gnarls Barkley. Andrea takes a chillwave approach as she paints a vivid synth soundscape with melody lines arching up and down at a slow pace that dazzles listeners. It is such a relaxing yet magical listen that will make your nights more magical.
“soju” by HOAX
American Indie Pop band HOAX brings a slice of the “empathy pop” sound to their newest single “soju”. The single feature is the band’s modern vintage sound that is influenced by 60’s pop, 70’s Motown, and alternative R&B. The tune deals with the loss of a loved one and explains that the pain you experienced has undoubtedly changed you – to love even deeper. It is a mellow tune with such catchy pop riffs that will have you singing along in no time.
“Someone Who Would Have Your Back” by Danny Blueberry
Canadian Indie Folk singer-songwriter Danny Blueberry shares a part of his life in his newest single “Someone Who Would Have Your Back”. The artist had to say about this song: “I wrote this song following a horrible divorce and bankruptcy, it was a wet, cold winter, I had lost everything and it was about how important it would be to have a true friend to lean on.” It is a soothing indie folk-rock tune that has a very encouraging message woven into the story. Such a beautiful listen!
“Obessed” by Madeleine Rauch
Get ready to hear a blend of vulnerable lyrics and slightly raspy vocals with R&B and Pop beat with US-based singer-songwriter Madeleine. Her newest single “Obsessed” features chilled R&B verses, smooth vocal harmonies, and a bassy groove chorus that is blended with the singer’s raspy vocals. It is a really slick R&B track with a variety of tones and colors that will make your weekend more vivid!