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Explore music from indie artists featured in our “Short Cuts” series.

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Morning Tourist “Small Flame”

Rising alt-folk act – MORNING TOURIST – has unveiled a new video for his recent single: “Small Flame”, taken from his brand new album ‘The Endless Eve’ (due Summer 2023). The alias of alt-folk musician Sean McKinney – Morning Tourist – follows the release of his recent single “Small Flame”

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Big Loser “I’m Rubber, You’re Glue”

What some fans don’t know and may never understand is that most music is made out of necessity—that is, if the musicians don’t write and record their songs, if they don’t perform them for the world, the feelings might erupt through much more toxic means. Take Chase Spruiell, who writes

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Juliana MacDowell “Living For A Saturday Night “

Juliana MacDowell’s music career is as much a surprise to her as any one. “It’s true that I just sort of fell into this business, but I’m pretty sure I was whistling in the womb, and I’ve been singing for as long as I can remember.” A tumultuous childhood, marred by

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Horizon Theory “Past Life”

HORIZON THEORY NEW SINGLE/VIDEO RELEASE “PAST LIFE”. Take in the well-orchestrated mix of sound, lyrics, and vocals sitting markedly balanced, “Past Life” is a treat for the auditory hunger as it showcases excellent production from start to end. “After a year of writing and developing our sound, we couldn’t be happier

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Lauren Lakis “Take My Hand”

A child of Baltimore, Lauren grew to embrace the fatalistic spirit of the city in her work and art. With stunningly raw, haunting tones, Lakis is “a breath of fresh air in the music industry, arriving with her own brand of ‘delightfully gut-churning shoegaze’” (Flaunt). Authentic and honest lyricism, paired

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The Stone Eye “Not My Circus”

The Stone Eye Release Their New Single “NOT MY CIRCUS”. The Stone Eye is that spot on the sun that burns a memory into each layer of immersive sound. Not to be placed in a box, their stylistic music continues to be released with “NOT MY CIRCUS”. ‘”Not My Circus”  was

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Erin K “Keep Her”

With a growing audience of over 3 million streams on Spotify, following the fruitful collaboration on 2019s I Need Sound, the American-born London-resident musician has continued her work with co-producer Kristofer Harris (Belle & Sebastian, Ghostpoet) and recorded new album Sink to Swim at his Squarehead Studios in Kent. Erin’s

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IST IST “Nothing More Nothing Less”

With their upcoming third album fast approaching, IST IST are pleased to unveil the latest track to be cut from the record: “Nothing More Nothing Less”. Chiming with the overarching concept of ‘Protagonists’ (out 31 March, via Kind Violence), the Manchester band’s new single finds them stepping into the shoes

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Reckless Coast “Gossip”

Coastal misfits Reckless Coast bring in the new year with their fierce new single ‘Gossip’; an adrenaline filled rockers dream. The power-trio present a refreshing contemporary zest unique to them alone, with music that incites euphoric based chaos wherever they go. Centered around a swaggering riff and a stadium worthy

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Kid Prexy “In My Head”

New single and video from alt rock meets pop punk artist and multi-instrumentalist Kid Prexy, Entitled “In My Head”. The song was produced by Grammy Nominated Multi-Platinum Producer Kevin “Thrasher” Gruft (Travis Barker, Machine Gun Kelly). “In My Head” starts as a slow, acoustic build with saccharine vocals that reflect

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Mag Electric “Thorn In My Side”

BROOKLYN, NEW YORK – MAG ELECTRIC release their new single/video “THORN IN MY SIDE”. Mag Electric plays music that can best be described as hard rock with a healthy dose of psychedelic influence. “Thorn In My Side” garners all of those motions put into place by a distinct bass and drum

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Michael Alan “Road To Glory”

Following it’s dark atmospheric and eastern flavoured introduction, Road To Glory, the new single from Leeds (UK) Michael Alan, soon transcends into a euphoric journey of soulful guitar-driven melodic rock. With its underlying theme of striving to achieve your dreams despite adversity, the track flows with Michael’s focus on enchanting melody lines

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Kenzie Cait “What I Do Best”

Nashville-based singer-songwriter Kenzie Cait makes the kind of music that prompts the listener to think, “How did she put what I’m feeling into words?” As a guitarist and writer who was told she began humming melodies before she could speak, music is truly embedded into Kenzie Cait’s DNA. With more

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Tom Tikka “Venetian Rubber Boots”

Hit Singer/Songwriter Joins Forces with Minds Behind the Music to fight climate change. I saw this image of people up to their necks in water, carrying suitcases and children, trying to find their way out of historic Venice and thought that somebody should do something about this, so I wrote

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Dar.Ra “Cure For Jealousy”

Jealousy is something which can leave you feeling overwhelmed when it comes up, like anxiety, depression and other negative effects that we humans face on a day to day basis. How we cope and react to situations depends on how well we train ourselves to deal with incoming stress. The

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