Finding new music can be a stressful task, but we’ve taken some of the aggro out of your life by compiling a weekly pick of the best. On our radar this week are releases from Tough Love, A R I Z O N A, Robyn Paige, Laura Roy, and more.
Tough Love feat. Karen Harding – ‘Like I Can’
Alex and Stefan of Tough Love, have already scored big time chart success in the U.K with their singles ‘Pony’ and ‘So Freaken Tight’. Now, they’re back with another massive summer dance anthem featuring Karen Harding.
Sunset Harbinger – ‘Glass Jar’
Sunset Harbinger are an eclectic, ambient eight-piece from LA, members cite travelling the world and gaining knowledge and appreciation for many cultures as their inspiration. Listen to ‘Glass Jar’ below and you’ll be sure to hear their inspirations infused into the harmonious indie-pop.
Smooth Ends – ‘Santa Ana’
Hailing from different corners of the world and having met through mutual friends in London, Smooth Ends describe their sound as ‘always sunny’, with members hailing from Florida and Argentina it’s safe to say they have previous experience with it. Speaking about their recent release ‘Santa Ana’ Kevin explains, ‘Santa Ana is about an imaginary place where life approaches perfection, falling in love in a tropical paradise where everything is exactly as you would like it to be’. Combine the Arctic Monkeys, Glass Animals and latin-infused goodness and you’ll get something close to Smooth Ends.
A R I Z O N A – ‘Cross My Mind’
New Jersey trio A R I Z O N A have already racked up over 16 million streams with their song, ‘I Was Wrong’ a number that’s soon to rocket after a remix from Robin Schulz. Signed to Atlantic, the trio has spent the past year in a Toyota Corolla, reconditioned into a state-of-the-art mobile recording studio, their eagerly awaited debut album will be available this fall. ‘Cross My Mind’ is guaranteed to be stuck in your head weeks after hearing it.
Robyn Paige – ‘Say You Will’
Summer isn’t quite over yet, and with carnival month knocking on the door Robyn Paige’s ‘Say You Will’ is the perfect combination of rhythmic house. Speaking about the single Robyn said, ‘I am really excited about this release. It’s definitely one of those feel-good tracks that just makes you want to move.’ We defy anyone not to move once those steel drums kick in.
Laura Roy – ‘Don’t Chase’
Hailing from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Laura Roy is ready to take over with her self-titled EP. It seems like the singer-songwriter is fluent in creating catchy hooks, after working with the likes of Rob Wells (Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande) and Alex Greggs (N’Sync, Lady Gaga). ‘Don’t Chase’ showcases Roy’s pure talent and powerhouse pop vocals in the most precise and perfect way imaginable.