Author Archives: Lola

January 11

Mainland: Dummy Test

  New York music scene regulars, Mainland, piece together cut-up aggressive post-punk vibes described by the band as “something you can shake your hair to really crazy”. With one foot in the indie-rock genre, Mainland’s sound falls slightly to the left of Interpol and The Strokes, yet slightly to the right of Misfits and Sex […]

January 10

William Bolton: Bad Girl

From Detriot, Michigan comes a colorfully-clothed, guitar-gripping, motivated-by-Motown young artist by the name of William Bolton. Willy B began his music career under the mentorship of hip-hop entrepreneur, Ryan Leslie, and quickly took the neo-soul genre by storm through his self produced, guitar infused cross-genre sound. Inspired by the classics of funk and jazz, Bolton […]

December 14

WI N C H E S T E R: I’m Not Ready To Go Yet

Evoking memories of creative bursts and insomniac nights, Toronto duo W I N C H E S T E R produces music unlike any I’ve heard before. With a sound evocative of Shiny Toy Guns, Sigur Ros, and The Naked and famous, it’s almost impossible to place W I N C H E S T […]

December 13

SIMPLE MACHINES: Wayward ft. I M U R

Mesmerizing his listeners with catchy and incredibly unique electronica is Vancouver’s Amine Bouzaher, better known as SIMPLE MACHINES. With the use of instruments such as live-looped guitar, violin, keyboard, and bass, Amine beautifully ties together his orchestral sound with hip-hop infused beats that contain sounds you have never heard before. On his latest single, “Wayward” […]

December 12

Carly Van Skaik: Red Leaves

Rising from L.A.’s indie pop music scene comes Carly Van Skaik, a soulful and progressive singer-songwriter whose music will reignite emotions left behind long ago. Following the success of her self titled EP a few months back, Carly has released a new single that encapsulates the atmosphere of a young woman relinquishing her heart break. […]

December 07

Cat London: Dangerous Me

New Jersey based singer-songwriter Cat London delivers refreshing emotionality through her tender approach to songs about love and self-reflection. Backed by Paul O’Keeffe on bass, Anthony Freda on drums, and Rich Aveo on piano, the quartet has released a passionate and reflective EP entitled Dangerous Me. Through a satisfying collection of slow yet energetic pop […]