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Kohla Honors ‘Romantic and Respectful Sex’ in New Single, “Bedroom”

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Recent Articles “Misogyny in modern pop music is often glamourised,” says UK neo-soul and adult contemporary artist Kohla. “So I wrote ‘Bedroom’ to counteract this. I wanted to honour romantic and respectful sex.” In the vein of the sultry sounds of artists like Sabrina Claudio or Paula Cole, the BBC Radio 1 Hot List artist, Kohla […]

Getting to Know DC’s Queen of Blues: Carly Harvey

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It is always a pleasure to sit down and chat with artists who understand how to contextualize themselves, which was my experience with D.C.’s proclaimed Queen of the Blues, Carly Harvey. When I heard her talk about her musical upbringing, there was a clear, deep love and reverence for the cultural roots of all the genres that she has employed over the course of her career to date. As a representative of D.C.’s blues scene (and music scene in general), she recognizes that her music is not just about her as an artist in an isolated moment of time, but that she contributes to, and stands upon, a historical foundation that is rich with potential.

Railgun Recruits Outerloop’s Taisha Estrada for New Single “Yo Sansón Tú Dalilia”

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Recent Articles Richmond-based punk band, Railgun, has teamed up with the powerhouse vocalist, Taisha Estrada, from the D.C. post-punk band Outerloop for their latest flamenco-tinged single “Yo Sansón Tú Dalilia”. Sung entirely in Spanish, the lyrics point towards a love story in decay with Estrada taking center stage as the heart of music. After coming […]

Israeli Rocker Ninet Tayeb Searches for Meaning with Electrifying Single, ‘Who Is Us’

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More to Watch By Cynthia Gross On June 10, acclaimed Israeli rocker Ninet Tayeb released her latest single, “WHO IS US,” the frontrunner to her forthcoming album. The poignant, electrifying masterpiece explores darkness, light, and whether it’s possible to find hope in a deeply troubled world. “What inspired the song the most was the lack […]

Elijah Cruise Holds Nothing Back with Impressive Debut EP, ‘Sufføcating/The Eulogy’

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More to Watch By Cynthia Gross On May 6, Knoxville, Tennessee-based alternative pop artist Elijah Cruise released his debut EP, Sufføcating/The Eulogy. The stunning, introspective collection contains all of the workings needed to make it a breakthrough release. Drawing from what feels like pages of his journal, Cruise explores death, life, and what it means […]

Max Feinstein Faces Challenges Head-on with ‘Dear Anxious’

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More to Watch By Cynthia Gross This reading of Alchemical Records content is to provide a multimedia experience for our audience while increasing the accessibility of our content to persons with hearing loss, low vision, dyslexia, physical or motor disabilities, or are on the autism spectrum. With his latest single “Dear Anxious,” North Jersey-based […]