Sadness is inspiration: Elephants and Dogs

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Elephants and Dogs, named after the mnemonic for memorizing guitar strings, is the solo project of Toronto-based artist Joe Narducci. We’ve added “Damned if I do” from his debut EP to our playlist of April.

To play & repeat: Bathe Alone

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Bathe Alone is the dreampop solo project of multi-instrumentalist Bailey Crone. Bailey plays everything from drums, guitar, bass to vocals on the project and aims to create songs you can “lay on the floor and stare at the ceiling to.”

Dream away with Astral Brain

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We’ve added “Five Thousand Miles”, the dreamy single from the Astral Brain, to our radio playlist. Right now the band is working on new material, so hopefully you can dream away with their newest album soon.

Music for your west coast soul: Carmanah

Like the rainforests from which their name derives, the steady beat of the west coast can be found within the sound of Carmanah. Recently the band recorded a session at a place built with love for music.

The perfect playlist for your coffee break

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These 10 fresh lo-fi indie pop songs from up-coming artists create together the best 30 minute break to enjoy your coffee. With DeFrank, The Hazy Seas, Phantom Handshakes, Stevie Zita & more!

At Eurosonic online: Ava Vegas

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Tomorrow starts the online edition of showcase festival Eurosonic Noorderslag. One of the rising stars you want miss is the sensual and sophisticated art pop singer Ava Vegas.

A confessional and tender debut from Arlo Parks

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“The way Murakami writes in that book is how I aspire to write my songs; gritty and sensitive and human.” The debut album of critically acclaimed Arlo Parks will be released in January. Pre-order now.