HYDRAH EVOKES HER SUBLIMINAL FORM
OF ACTIVISM WITH THE RELEASE OF
AN ELECTRONIC EP WITH CLASSICAL UNDERTONES
“Her latest track “Ominous” is an atmospheric piece that explores the intersection between heavy electronic elements and soft piano and strings.” – Dancing Astronaut
Los Angeles’ Katie Kramarczuk who performs and records as Hydrah is a classically trained musician who by twelve was performing compositions by Chopin and Sibelius, at thirteen began playing cello, played in the orchestra all throughout high school, all while refining and building her vocal performance and showmanship with solos in choirs, and roles in musicals. Her vast curiosity and love for music found experiencing a wide array of diverse avenues, from playing with an Indonesian Gamelan orchestra, to fronting and touring with a punk band. All of these experiences came into a clear and focused singular path when Hydrah discovered Ableton Live and … Read the rest
ERIC & MAGILL BRING INTIMACY TO THEIR LONG DISTANCE PARTNERSHIP WITH PEACH COLORED ORANGES OUT TODAY
LISTEN ON TO PEACH COLORED ORANGES : HERE
“Soft harmonies, catchy melodies and delightful beats create dreamy pastel soundscapes that wash over the listener. Though this is undoubtedly pop music, Eric & Magill explore deeper realms as they seek real connections with each other and those lucky enough to hear the album.” – GLIDE MAGAZINE
Wayfaring duo Eric & Magill’s fourth full length album Peach Colored Oranges is available worldwide today on all major digital platforms. The album is also available via limited edition cassette tapes through the Katuktu Collective.
“there’s a smoky entry, gradually releasing softened vocals atop careful picking. But, those looking to hear the band expand upon that will find the burst of euphoric pop during the chorus refreshing.” – Austin Town Hall
Ryan Weber and Eric Osterman, who make … Read the rest
LOS ANGELES ELECTRONIC COMPOSER HYDRAH
FINDS HARMONY IN THE MIDST OF CULTURAL TURMOIL
ON HER NEW TRACK
“BEAUTY IN CHAOS” OUT NOW
“The song is ominous but seductive. It lures you in with its upbeat snares and bassline.”
– THIS SONG SLAPS
Los Angeles electronic composer Hydrah (Katie Kramarczuk) is excited to release her “Beauty in Chaos,” the second single from her forthcoming EP Siren (out June 2nd).
“Beauty in Chaos” was composed from Hydrah’s observance of the major political, social and environmental changes happening around the world. In the midst of this disarray Hydrah chose to take steer her focus to all the beauty in the world, both big and small. In doing so, she found the turmoil to be transformative and motivational. Her intention with the composition and lyrical content … Read the rest
WAYFARING DUO ERIC & MAGILL RELEASE THE DREAMY AND EARTHY “TIGHTROPE”
AND ANNOUNCE THEIR NEW ALBUM
PEACH COLORED ORANGES DUE OUT MAY 12
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“…Eric & Magill’s best sonic attribute is the beauty of its songs.” – Milwaukee Magazine
Ryan Weber and Eric Osterman, who make up the duo Eric & Magill are excited to announce the release of “Tightrope,” available today on all major streaming services, and on iTunes with the pre-order of their forth coming fourth album, Peach Colored Oranges (out May 12). The two have a very special connection, that was fused by the space and being in different geographic locations and timezones.
“Tightrope” penned by Weber is a sharp reflection on the fleeting nature of the modern world. Weber went from living on the side of a mountain in a remote desert … Read the rest
“Alluxe, you are a badass, and you certainly have our attention.” – Hypebae
World renowned performer, producer and technologist Alluxe’s newest offering “Fervor” is available worldwide on all major digital platforms. The definition of FERVOR is an intense or passionate energy. The track features driving beats, experimental distortion, lush strings and dreamy vocals – taking the listener through a series emotions and sonic experiences.
“Since most of my music is based on energy and emotions rather than lyrics, I wanted to choose a title that represented where I was at in my life right now,” says Alluxe. “Throughout this Equinox I have been tuning into the dualistic energies that exist in all of us. Carl Gustav Jung coined the terms ‘Anima’ and ‘Animus’ which refer to the male energies present within the female, and female energies present within the male. Through … Read the rest
HYDRAH RELEASES THE CINEMATIC TRACK “OMINOUS” AVAILABLE NOW
OFF OF THE SIREN EP DUE OUT MAY 26
MELDING HER CLASSICAL, ELECTRONIC AND SCIENCE BACKGROUNDS
LISTEN TO “OMINOUS” ON :
Los Angeles artist Hydrah (Katie Kramarczuk), is in a category all her own. Her latest musical offering, “Ominous” showcases her mastery of two powerful genres: electronica and classical. The piece explores the underlying emotional juxtaposition between heavy electronic elements against soft piano and strings, that Hydrah describes as “a dichotomic tug of war between two elements, reaching a fluid balance, taking listeners through a cinematic sound journey. The track was written as an introduction to the EP as well as the introduction to my live set,” says Hydrah. “It has dark elements; the beat, the bass, the key, but the strings were meant to represent hope, inspiration … Read the rest
ZAYDE WOLF RELEASES HIS EPIC
“BUILT FOR THIS TIME” VIDEO + NEW EP
THE HIDDEN MEMOIR OUT TODAY
WATCH “ BUILT FOR THIS TIME” HERE
“Scrawling a poetic lyric on a massive pop-rock wall of sound–hinting at Imagine Dragons and Bastille influence–the creative (whose real name is Dustin Burnett) is owning this moment, with the release of his first full-length as a ferocious WØLF.” – POP DUST
Hot off the heels of his debut album Golden Age, Dustin Burnett, better known as ZAYDE WØLF, shows no indication of slowing down. The two time Grammy Nominated producer is kicking off the year with a new EP titled, The Hidden Memoir, out on now.
“ZAYDE is simply the dark rock child of Imagine Dragons and The Black Keys…”– Ones to Watch
“Built for this Time” was the first ZAYDE … Read the rest
“Expectation is an intensely humble exploration of the self through a musically and lyrically progressive, innovative and energetic avant-pop lens.” -Atwood Magazine
Today, Los Angeles’s upcoming avant pop singer-songwriter, XMeKate, has released the first part to her debut record, Expectation. Joining forces with producer and longtime friend, Andrés Rebellón, the two were able to create a project that is both universal and achingly personal. Filled with heavy, haunting lyrics that float within the lightness of her melodies, Kate invokes a sense of ecstasy and melancholy in equal measure.
“XMeKate’s music is certainly reminiscent of Lorde, Florence + the Machine or Regina Spektor, but she is so far removed from them. Her ambitious lyrics liken her artistry to that of Fiona Apple, a personal hero” – Atwood Magazine
TEAMMATE PUT THEIR RELATIONSHIP
WITH THE RELEASE OF THEIR SELF-TITLED DEBUT ALBUM
OUT TODAY ON ROSTRUM RECORDS
“….. hook studded & ready for the festival circuit.” – Impose Magazine
Scott Simons (keys, synths, vocals) and Dani Buncher (vocals, drums) of TeamMate, have had a solid partnership that has culminated into the release of their self-titled debut album out today on Rostrum Records. TeamMate is packed with nine arena ready, soaring pop songs that document the journey of Dani and Scott’s incredible connection.
The two were a couple for years, but Dani’s coming out ended their romantic relationship. Instead of repelling like most couples do after a split, the duo’s undeniable chemistry went down a new path. Their unspeakable connection was channeled into what Atwood Magazine calls “……a beautiful music collaboration.”
“We’ve grown a lot as a band over … Read the rest
TEAMMATE KICK OFF 2017 WITH THE RELEASE OF
AND ANNOUNCE THEIR DEBUT FULL LENGTH ALBUM, TEAMMATE
Out February 16th via Rostrum Records
Ready to start the New Year off hot, Los Angeles duo TeamMate is excited to continue their multi-faceted musical and personal relationship with the release of the head bobbing single, “Damage” out now via Rostrum Records.
“Their infectious pop-rock sound beats at the core of the group. At first glance, you might turn to cheeky anthem rock sound, until you begin really diving into the textures of high-energy drums and spirit lifting pop chorus’, and really see the explosiveness of this group.” – EARMILK
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TeamMate, Scott Simons (keys, synths, vocals) and Dani Buncher (vocals, drums), have perfected the art of producing infectious pop gems with colossal depth. “Damage” is filled with … Read the rest