Jalen N’Gonda – I Need You

R&B meets the indie rocking of Merseyside on Jalen N’Gonda’s ‘I Need You’. Drawing upon the subject of a man, feeling blue, Jalen croons over a rhythmic bed of guitar. “The idea was to shoot a video about a guy not wanting to be on a film set…quite up to its contrary. It’s some soul,…

Video: Champyons – Dusty

“Dusty” is the latest single to arrive from 3-piece band and producer collective, CHAMPYONS. Incorporating RnB, rock and electronic elements, the anonymous trio effortlessly blend traditional song and sample-driven beat-making to create a sound that transcends classic genre definitions. “Dusty” offers a glimpse into the band’s first full-length album CHA CHA CHA, to be released early 2018 via Embassy of…

Video: Beckett – Butterflies feat. Claire Ridgely

Beckett’s new record ‘Butterflies’ is an anthemic pop power-piece, featuring the beguiling vocals of Montreal native Claire Ridgely. Having featured on singles with Robotaki, Embody and Pat Lok, she is on something of a roll – as is Berlin based producer Beckett. His debut single is almost hymn like, beautifully arranged with dynamic rhythmic interplay…

Bruno Martini – Sun Goes Down (feat. Isadora)

With 7 million streams worldwide, the Brazilian electronic artist Bruno Martini returns with his sun-drenched, electro-pop vibe which is nothing short of addictive. His newest track, Sun Goes Down (feat. Isadora), marks the start of Bruno’s journey beyond his home continent. Prior releases such as a remix of JP Cooper’s new single ‘She’s on my Mind’,…

Brika – Don’t Want Your Love

Miami based songwriter Brika is beguiling us again with her exceptional new single ‘Don’t Want Your Love’. There are Corrine Bailey Rae vibes in the tone of the vocal and the soulfulness of the instrumental, with enough contemporary seasoning to ensure it sits nicely in today’s big playlists. Follow: Facebook Twitter Instagram

MOTHERMARY – You Know How I Feel

“Imagine you’re waiting in a dark pleasure hotel for your lover to show up but instead you dance with the devil.” – MOTHERMARY MOTHERMARY is a rapidly emerging producer based in Brooklyn. Making beats from her bedroom, the multi-instrumental talent is starting to make a name for herself on the electronic scene. Having recently been reunited…

Marble Empire – TTSU

Some throwback visuals here from UK-based producer Marble Empire. His sound is an organic fusion of electronic and analogue elements, in the vein of James Blake or Chet Faker. It’s a sound that’s difficult to ignore, blending swinging grooves with rhythmic synth work. Definitely one to watch. Follow: Facebook Twitter

Premiere: Nina Luna – Blaze (Video)

As you know, premieres are pretty rare over here at Unrecorded. We have to be all in on an artist to debut their content; we’re all in on Nina Luna. I’ve had the pleasure of writing with emerging LA-based talent, and she’s perfectly poised to take over your playlists as 2017 comes to a close….

Launchpad: Cara Hammond

Cara Hammond has just dropped her new single ‘No’. It’s a sublime piece of songwriting, executed perfectly through Cara’s shimmering vocals. The 20 year old UK-based songstress has seriously impressed us with her debut, with the accompanying visuals showing a commitment to high quality content. “We met some guys in there and we were all…

Varsity Week – Anyways

Varsity Week have built a melody-driven sound that might remind the listener of One Republic or The 1975. The production is polished and lays the foundation for well crafted hooks. The Los Angeles based quartet are beginning to define their own sound within a rather crowded genre pool. ‘Anyways’ is taken from the group’s debut…

Matt Wills – Wallflower

‘Wallflower’ is a piece of polished pop writing encased in a more broad, electronic soundscape. The single is taken from Wills’ upcoming debut album ‘Cigarettes & City Lights’ and showcases a laser sharp focus on emotive content; with Wills’ vocal and lyrics taking centre stage. “I wanted to just show that every vice – be it…

Benjamin Love – Star Shaker

Benjamin Love is an emerging alt-rocker plying his trade out of Tennessee. Love was a member of Rigoletto, a band who made a name for themselves opening for acts like the Goo Goo Dolls and mewithoutyou. ‘Star Shaker’ is an incredibly personal track, as Love explains: “As a kid growing up in the Bible Belt (Chattanooga,…