Orla Gartland gives us another glimpse into her forthcoming Women On The Internet, ‘Your Not Special, Babe’ moves to a precise pop pulse that moves Gartland’s emotionally honest lyrics forward.
Aoife Nessa Frances and Jack Name come together to weave the lowlight sound of ‘Watching The Willows Burn’, a song that pulls you in with each hypnotic passage.
Lux Alma creates a soundscape all of her own on ‘To The Sea’. Cast within a multi-layered backdrop of sound that’s constantly moving and shifting, the track is singular in its character.
‘NYCBB’ finds 1000 Beasts and Célia Tiab delving into a smooth electro milieu populated by vivid sonic twists and turns, and a lush array of vocal harmonies.
Zali returns with the deeply vibrant and multi textured offering ‘We Are Not Alright’. Built around a stunning performance from Zali, the track has a sound that demands to be put on repeat.
Nnic’s ‘Chase Dream’ is a song alive with rhythm and movement. Set against a turbulent beat and juxtaposed by commanding vocal this is a track made from strong contrasts.
DYVR and Havvk combine to create the synth-wave depth and focus of ‘The Others’. All of which collides and creates a cinematically cast song built from space, mood and texture.
Contorted sonically, ‘Nothing To Say’ is a highlight from Four Nights’ debut E.P. Bed, and conveys a compelling sense of an artist with a defined sound.
Ciaran Lavery’s dynamically punctuated ‘I Love The Inevitability Of Death’ finds the songwriter twisting and turning words around an equally constant-motion sound.