Ryan Beatty, 24, went on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 Radio to discuss his new album, “Dreaming of David” and the work and inspiration that went behind creating the euphoric, pop masterpiece. During the interview, Beatty says that during the time of the creation of “Dreaming Of David” he spent a lot of time alone working on the lyrics and was heavily inspired by cerebral artists and pop melodies for the sound. Listen to “Dreaming of David” below. Pop music has been a huge part of Beatty’s life. Growing up, Beatty had four older sisters who listened to pop music and …
“There’s an aggressive purity to Disq’s music. The Madison outfit filters sincere, bittersweet songwriting through vast guitars, and the result is a whiplash of good-natured pop. The five-piece band, whose members range in age from 19 to 24, have generated noticeable buzz.” – Paste Magazine Disq, the Wisconsin-native, alternative band recently released a music video for their second single, “Loneliness” from their upcoming album, “Collector” which is due for release on March 6, 2020. Watch “Loneliness” below. Catch Disq with Girl Friday at The Echo on April 21st. Tickets here.
Laetitia Tamko, professionally known as Vagabon, released her new single “The Wild” which was featured in the 2020 horror film, “The Turning.” Be sure to listen to “The Wild” below. Recently, Vagabon was also featured on Song Exploder where she talks about her collaboration with producer, Eric Littmann, to create the song, “Water Me Down.” On the podcast, the pair broke down the creative process that went into producing “Water Me Down.” You can listen to their Song Exploder episode here. Grab Tickets to see Vagabon at The Echo on May 16 here.
Folk artist M. Ward is coming back this spring with the new solo album Migration Stories. His newest single “Unreal City” is ‘a soft and expansive midtempo number that’s driven by luxuriant synth-wobbles and ba-ba-ba backup vocals. There are some nice handclaps in there, too.’ – via Stereogum Listen below & catch M. Ward at The Regent on May 22. Tickets here
Of Montreal, the project of Kevin Barnes, are releasing a new album, UR FUN, on January 17 via Polyvinyl. Now Barnes has shared another song from the album, “You’ve Had Me Everywhere.” Listen to it below, and be sure to catch them w/ Dis Fantasy at The Regent on April 5th! Tickets here!