RECORD OF THE DAY
Bigger Than Us
With the Eurovision Song Contest in Tel Aviv just over three weeks away, 21 year old Michael Rice from Hartlepool is getting ready for the biggest TV performance of his life with this supreme pop power ballad. It’s not the...more
Socially-conscious songs lead nominees for Ivor Novello Awards. (see News)
BBC to create role of Controller, BBC Pop Music. (see Media)
Drawing inspiration from the likes of Joy Division, the Jesus & Mary Chain and Bruce Springsteen, OUTSIDER is a Dublin-based... Label: DFL
With Irish hip hop currently enjoying something of a breakthrough moment in the global scene, Dublin-based rapper Jafaris is fast... Label: Range Records
With a sunny Easter Weekend fast approaching us, what better way to kickstart the break than with this feel-good banger... Label: 37 Adventures
Last July we introduced you to Studio Black, a collective of producers, singers and artists from the suburbs of south... Label: Something Beautiful
Drenched in soulful and washed out tones is this gem from Sweden-based guitarist and producer Viktor Jansåker, aka Alec Baker. With... Label: OneRPM
Last September we introduced you to Spokane singer-songwriter Jerad Finck and his beautifully introspective song New Kids. The track debuted... Label: Olivia Music via The Orchard
Following last year’s sublime Bedroom EP, released on her own label, 20-year-old Liv Dawson is back with this irresistible new... Label: MFG Recordings
Swedish/Gambian artist Luana Kiara shapes a rather sassy and sophisticated dose of R&B in this her debut release. Produced by... Label: Bad Future
Now here is an inspiring track to start your day from 22-year-old South African newcomer James Deacon. Growing up in... Label: Ferocious label services
Let us introduce you to the gorgeous and captivating ethereal sounds of London-based artist DAYLA. For the past year, she... Label: unsigned via AWAL
Blessed with a warm and silky voice, singer-songwriter Alice Pisano has over the past six months been steadily building a... Label: Universal Music Ireland/3Beat UK
Irish DJ-producer Mark McCabe looks like he’s onto another winner here after the massive success of his Gavin James remix... Label: AWAL
Premiered on Billboard and released yesterday (3 April), this beautiful dose of minimal indie pop is from New York’s Ariana... Label: A Place Called Kai/AWAL
It’s been just over 15 months since we featured Irish pop artist LAOISE’s gorgeously brooding electro-pop number Rich. Since then... Label: Island
Swedish alt-pop artist AMWIN dropped her debut EP AMWIN In Wonderland on Friday and this gorgeous slice of UK garage-inspired... Label: Warner Music Australia
Rising Australian act JXN (pronounced Jackson) is the moniker of Melbourne artist and social media influencer Jackson Brazier. Last year he...
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