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BREAKING NEWS: Years & Years / Shine

They’re back! Introducing the much awaited debut album “Communion”, out on the 10th of July, Years&Years present a new single, “Shine”, following the international big-hit “King”. Pure electro-pop, a little more relaxed than the previous track, it starts easy, but you’ll find yourself dancing along before the track is over. The tracklist of the debut album […]

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Jack Garratt / Synesthesiac

Here we are, back again after a short period of silence due to an incredible amount of work (the real one). The artist featured in this post is called Jack Garratt, he’s a London-based Electro/Pop/Rnb/LotsOfOtherStuff musician that everyone is talking about in the UK at the moment. His personal signature is a beautiful and highly […]

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Graham Candy / Holding Up Balloons

Here’s a fresh new song to get us going this spring! This time it’s a kiwi artist called Graham Candy, with his latest track “Holding Up Balloons”. First thing that jumps up in our minds: his voice! It’s so light and delicate, almost feminine. In his other songs out now this detail is even more accentuated, […]

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Osca / Blood

The joy of falling in love with a new band… feels awesome! This is Osca, London based band of four, popped out of nowhere last year with their first EP titled “Blood”. Not much to say about them except their intricate simplicity goes down deep. They are melancholic yet positive, their bring you in their […]

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What’s On: Latest Single Releases

Many new singles have popped up unexpectedly in the last few days, so I figured we could bring up a short list just in case you missed some. It is not a comprehensive chart, but these few tracks are the ones I was most interested in, selected between the big names, the old friends and the […]

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Jack Jaselli / I Need The Sea Because It Teaches Me

A friend recently suggested to listen to this italian guy, Jack Jaselli, who sings in english and has had good results in Italy, and that also managed to open Negramaro’s concert in San Siro. Ok, let’s give it a try. First off, the title of his Ep: “I Need The Sea Because It Teaches Me”. […]

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News Flash – Florence is back!

We’ve been waiting long for Florence + The Machine’s third album and finally our wait is almost over. That is because two days ago a new teaser video of their album unexpectedly popped up on FlorenceMachineVevo Youtube channel, “How Big How Blue How Beautiful”. And yesterday TADAA! A brand new complete music video. The album […]

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Newbies: Fickle Friends / For You

A quick Maki post for this cold winter night. Trying to be positive and dreaming a mojito next to a swimming pool, we present lovely retro pop band Fickle Friends. This young quintet from Brighton has produced little more than a few singles yet, but has already made it’s way through the brit music world. Last […]