|BEST NEW INDIE: LEONARD COHEN - YOU WANT IT DARKER (PAUL KALKBRENNER REMIX)|
The curse of 2016 struck once again on November 7 when it was announced that Leonard Cohen had passed away at the age of 82. Mere weeks prior, Cohen had graced us with his fourteenth and final studio album, the beguiling You Want It Darker – the title track for which today receives an unlikely remix from German electronic veteran Paul Kalkbrenner.
Best New Tracks
|NEW INDIE POP: BECK - WOW (TOKIMONSTA REMIX)|
Los Angeles-based producer TOKiMONSTA has just been signed by our sister publishing company, Brill Building, and we cannot wait for her new album to drop in 2017. So while we wait for her and Beck to release their anticipated new albums, we’re super excited to share her awesome remix of his track, WOW.
|NEW INDIE POP: MALLRAT - TOKYO DRIFT|
17-year-old Australian songwriter MALLRAT is quickly gaining momentum with her bubbly electronic style that has a delicious pop-infused twist. Her new single, Tokyo Drift, is a majestic laid back whirlwind of 808-style beats, echoing electronics, and her silky smooth talk-singing style that flows effortlessly.
|HANGING VALLEYS - ENDLESS WAVES (OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO)|
It goes without saying that the new song from London based indie band Hanging Valleys undisputedly invites you to take a step back for a second and embrace the feelings that may come your way. Whether it’s an itch to find solitude or to catch a few waves, Endless Waves relates to listeners from all paths.
|BEST NEW SONGS - BONZAI - 2B|
2B is the third track released off Bonzai's forthcoming debut, Lunacy, and it’s a banger. 2B is a bass propelled power pop number that shines in all the right places. Bonzai’s gorgeous vox soar over the synth and electronic percussion for a silky smooth song that’ll leave you dreaming of summer drives with the windows downs and not a care in the world.