Sung with a crystalline freedom, “A Loveletter — An Improvisation” is the stylish, smooth and sweetly-syncopated latest single from London’s Marie Dahlstrom. You can find various streaming links for this right here. The track is taken from her long-awaited debut album, one due for release in the new year.
Sleek and celebratory, freely-flowing and bright, it tells its inspiring story from the heart and with a kind confidence. “Shine” is the honed and warm brand-new single from Philadelphia-based poet and musician Christinna O. You can stream it and each of her previously-released tracks right now by visiting her Soundcloud page.
The sumptuous new video was lovingly framed and thoughtfully shot by Anastasia Lebedeva. “Clean and Fair” is the spacious, gliding new single from L.A.’s Lindsay Kay, and you’ll find it on her For the Feminine, By the Feminine LP. Assorted streaming and download links for that are available right here, and you can also download her just-released Evolution of a Song EP from her Bandcamp page.
Contemporary and chromatic, “Black Hole” is the broadly-imagined, artfully-patterned, deep-diving and brand-new single from Brooklyn’s Green and Glass. You can download the track right now by visiting their Bandcamp page. It’s taken from their self-titled debut album, one they release care of 11a Records on January 10th.
Bad Actor is the title of the new EP from Nashville’s multi-talented Jen Starsinic, and you can hear its immediately-engaging, easygoing and excellent “Picture in a Frame” above. Bountiful streaming and download links for it can be found right here. Recorded at The Smoakstack in her hometown, the EP arrives on February 7th.
Its philosophical depths artfully disguised in brightly-tuneful landscapes, “Flat Earth” is the compassionate, beaming brand-new single from Hannah Lew’s Cold Beat. You can download the track and more of her music from her Bandcamp page now. Meanwhile her next album will be released by DFA Records sometime next year. Via Brooklyn Vegan.
L.A.’s Andrea Silva is the creative force behind Loyal Lobos, and she’s just unveiled the thoughtfully-shot new video for her spare and sparkling “Criminals”, one directed by Diego Trenas and the artist herself. You can find streaming and download links for this track right here. On January 27th she will be hosting a show at Brooklyn’s inclusive and safe space Elsewhere called Nuevo Noise, about which more at their website.
Ismay is the solo-musical project of Petaluma, California’s Avery Hellman, and “The Stones” is an adventure in the otherworld and their lyrical, verdant new single. You can stream the track right now both on Apple Music and on their Soundcloud page. The track is taken from their debut LP Songs of Sonoma, one they’ll release in February.
Illuminated by light from Elliott Smith, poetic and reassuringly honest, it’s a story told with sweetness and hope. “Merry 4 Christmas” is the serene and sympathetic new and seasonal single from Nyack, New York’s Jennifer O’Connor. Out courtesy of her own Kiam Records, you can download the track right now from their Bandcamp page.
Streamlined as its rhythms hit hard, “devotion” is the smooth and smoldering new single from L.A.’s Dylan Nichols, a.k.a. DYLLAN. The track is taken from her just-released not your goddess EP. You can find links to that along with information about her hometown release show for it at Madame Siam right here.