Icelandic duo East of My Youth make their 2019 debut with the release of their entrancing new single By Blue, out now via West Of My Future Ltd. Setting the scene, artist Thelma Marín Jónsdóttir’s sleek, sweeping vocal soars effortlessly over the atmospheric electronica. A cocktail of celestial, synth-infused sounds twinkle beneath, creating a truly majestic experience. Fans of the likes of Vallis Alps and Lykke Li will feel at home here.
Dream-pop quartet Kidsmoke return with the release of their infectiously uplifting new single She Takes You Under, out now via Big Indie Records. Known for their trademark ability to write sweet and sunny hooks, She Takes You Under is no exception. The single is filled with sparkling synths, driving beats and shimmering harmonies, creating a sound akin to the likes of Sunflower Bean or Bombay Bicycle Club’s pastoral pop soundscapes. She Takes You Under once again showcases Kidsmoke’s capability to create crisp, shoegaze-tinged pop that can transport you straight into the sunshine. Catch Kidsmoke live on 12th June 2019 at London’s Two Tribes Brewery in association with Big Indie Big Nights.
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Idiosyncratic alt-pop duo ST. MARTiiNS make their 2019 debut with their beguiling new single Want God, out now via LAB Records. The single once again showcases ST.MARTiiNS’ ability to create woozy left-field pop with a poignant message. want god combines languid melodies with celestial electronics and jazz-infused sensibilities to create a sound akin to the likes of The Japanese House or Oh Wonder.
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