FEATURES

T-PAIN VIDEO “OFFICIALLY YOURS”

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Two-time Grammy Award winner T-Pain has debuted his new single entitled “Officially Yours.” Following fan requests that he release it after his one-time only debut performance of “Officially Yours” at…

HEATHER LAROSE “NEW MOON” VIDEO

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New York-based indie pop singer-songwriter, Heather LaRose, announces the feature of her track, “New Moon,” on popular Youtube Channel, Teen Wolf Music. LaRose says, “Inspired by MTV’s Teen Wolf, [New…

ATTIC ABASEMENT “GUARANTEE JESUS”

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Attic Abasement started in Rochester, NY in 2006 by Mike Rheinheimer. A low-rent, self-recorded, self-release recording project for a number of years which eventually evolved into a full band whose…

ALEX THE FLIPPER “SANDS”

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Say hello to Alex The Flipper, an Austrian electronic producer with a sound just as distinct as his name. Having started off as a bedroom producer, working with his brother…

BROOKE FORMAN “LIONESS”

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Brooke Forman is an American singer and songwriter from New York City who creates an explosive Electro-Pop sound that will certainly be a treat for your ears. Recently releasing her…

LILY LANE “SUPERNATURAL”

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In the past few years LILY LANE has proven herself as a teen pop entertainer through joining worldwide superstars such as Big Time Rush, Cody Simpson, Greyson Chance and Hot…

DUA LIPA RELEASES ‘LAST DANCE’

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Today Dua Lipa releases ‘Last Dance,’ a track from her upcoming album due out this fall. Click here to listen to the track that had Noisey claiming “…the 20-year-old London-born…

MONIQUE ANGELE “ANSWERS” VIDEO

Answers was filmed on the east coast of Australia, while traveling from Brisbane to Melbourne, and in the city of Melbourne. It incorporates many varied scenic locations and contrasts them…

WORN TIN “DOUG”

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Los Angeles lo-fi pop artist Worn-Tin has released his new single, “Doug”, the lead track from his recently release debut LP Thanatophobia. Head over to Worn-Tin’s Bandcamp to snag a…

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REVIEWS

Avi Jacob – “Pickup Truck” Single

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Alright…here’s what I don’t expect at any given point in time; to like a song with a title calling it “Pickup Truck.” Instantly picturing tailgate-parties and redneck family-reunions…I was more…

The Morning Sea – “Mal -De-Mer”

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The Morning Sea’s “Mal de Mar” is a triumphant album. Everything works: from the intricate arrangements to the highly articulate lyrics, the songs are filled with color. Passionate in tone…

Reflectivore – ‘Reflectivore’

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Reflectivore is from Duluth Minnesota. Formed by Allen Cragin and Ryan Rusch and recorded at Rusch’s The Weight Room (studio) in Washburn Wisconsin. Longtime friends that have been writing music…

DeDe – ‘Dream of You’

“Dream of You” is an album full of joy. Lyrically the songs are optimistic and sunny. Her songs focus on the future that helps people move forward, as her combination…

Airy Jeanine – “Do You”

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Airy Jeanine’s “Do You” is a perfect pop song dedicated to unrequited love. Backed by crisp percussion the song positively bounces. The infectious groove is made just right, not too…

Chris Lind – Drive

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Chris Lind has become a driving force in the New York City music scene. “A dazzling singer-songwriter a la Jeff Buckley and Nick Drake…” – Chronogram Magazine. He’s developed a…

The Wild Waiting – Stay Gold

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Boston-based alternative pop band The Wild Waiting has released a debut EP, Stay Gold, capable of reminding you there are only a few new things under the sun. The collection…

Pat Baer – ‘Make the Best of It’

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I had the chance to interview Pat Baer back in August, (http://skopemag.com/2015/08/07/moving-two-steps-forward-into-the-right-direction-with-pat-baer), and I knew then that she was an upbeat, positive person. And that is exactly what you are…

Dr Compressor – “Doctor’s Orders”

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Dr Compressor creates dark downtempo on the shadowy “Doctor’s Orders”. Spacious with its elaborate sound Dr Compressor weaves in a wide variety of samples throughout the collection. Lush grooves dominate…

Gnarly Karma – ‘Classic Breeze’

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Based out of Long Island, NY, Gnarly Karma is a memorable four piece rock/fusion band quickly making a formidable reputation for themselves in one of the nation’s toughest music markets.…

NEWS

SKOPE NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 12, 2016

SIA RELEASES BRAND NEW VERSION OF SINGLE “CHEAP THRILLS” FEAT. SEAN PAUL Multiple Grammy-nominated singer /songwriter/ producer/massive hitmaker Sia today celebrates the Top 5 chart debut of her album THIS…

SKOPE NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 11, 2016

LET’S EAT GRANDMA NEW VIDEO Transgressive are pleased to announce the signing of Let’s Eat Grandma, the most unique and fascinating duo to have come out of the UK for…

SKOPE NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 10, 2016

THE WINERY DOGS “HOT STREAK” THE WINERY DOGS released the video for “Hot Streak,” the title track from their critically acclaimed second album, which was released October 2, 2015 on…

SKOPE NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 9, 2016

PANIC! AT THE DISCO PERFORMS “VICTORIOUS” ON THE ELLEN DEGENERES SHOW In case you missed it, earlier today Panic! At The Disco stopped by The Ellen DeGeneres Show to perform…

SKOPE NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 8, 2016

DREAMERS NEW SINGLE ON BILLBOARD “…the group are ready for the mainstream… Featuring first-hit “Wolves (You Got Me)” and their latest buzzy single “Drugs” (“a song about how attached we…

SKOPE NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 5, 2016

THE LUMINEERS ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM & “OPHELIA” The Lumineers announced today the release of their second album Cleopatra via Dualtone, an Entertainment One company, on April 8th. In addition the…

SKOPE NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 4, 2016

AUTOEROTIQUE NEW SINGLE PREVIEW On the heels of this exciting nomination, Autoerotique is thrilled to announce the first single from his forthcoming Kids Don’t Care EP, “AUH”. Dropping Feb 12th,…

SKOPE NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 3, 2016

HASTER “THE UNSCENE” “The Current Sea”, the brand new album of “Best Metal/Hard Rock Metal” winners at the 2013 Artist In Music Awards, HASTER, is out now via Musicarchy Media.…

SKOPE NEWS FOR FEBRUARY 1, 2016

FRIEDEMANN LP STREAM Helping broaden the audience for the works of FRIEDEMANN, US-based Scene Point Blank has chosen the infectious Wer Hören Will Muss Schweigen as its featured album for…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 29, 2016

COLDPLAY ANNOUNCE U.S. STADIUM TOUR Today, Coldplay announced the first U.S. shows of this year’s A Head Full Of Dreams Tour. This is the band’s first world tour since the…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 28, 2016

LOREN SMITH “BREAK FREE” Pop vocalist and pianist, Loren Smith, recently dropped the groundbreaking reworking of his single, “Break Free,” titled “Break Free: The Late Night Mix” in collaboration with…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 27, 2016

OLE SIGNS JEFF TROTT ole, the world’s fastest growing independent rights management company, has signed a co-publishing agreement and catalog purchase with acclaimed songwriter Jeff Trott. Jeff’s credits include chart-topping…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 26, 2016

STREAM LASER’S DEBUT ALBUM ‘NIGHT DRIVER’ Toronto’s Laser, the new group fronted by vocalist Lisa Lobsinger (Broken Social Scene), Paul Pfisterer (The Beauties) and Martin Davis Kinack (Transistor Sound &…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 25, 2016

CHEMICAL BROTHERS “WIDE OPEN” Directed by their long-term video collaborators dom&nic – previous visuals include the legendary ‘Hey Boy Hey Girl’ and ‘Setting Sun’ videos – The Chemical Brothers release…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 22, 2016

HXLT PREMIERES NEW SONG AND VIDEO FOR “SICK” HXLT, the Chicago punk minded crooner and recent signee to Kanye West’s G.O.O.D. Music has announced his debut, self-titled album to drop…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 21, 2016

SLABDRAGGER ALBUM OPENER London doom/sludge trio SLABDRAGGER have teamed up with Terrorizer to present you a new track off their upcoming second album “Rise Of The Dawncrusher”, out next month…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 20, 2016

JIMKATA RELEASE “WILD RIDE” Ithaca electronic rock trio Jimkata will release In Motion on February 12 and this week they’ve announced a slew of tour dates that will keep the…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 19, 2016

TELEKINESIS NEW VIDEO “Courtesy Phone” is the second song from Telekinesis’ latest album, Ad Infinitum, to receive a music video. Directed by Whitey McConnaughy, it puts a seemingly indestructible camera…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 15, 2016

RATIONALE NEW SINGLE Born in Harare, Zimbabwe, RATIONALE was first inspired by his mother’s diverse record collection which included everything from Fela Kuti to Meat Loaf. Later settling in London,…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 14, 2016

PACHA NYC TO CLOSE PACHA NEW YORK – the nightclub that announced its imminent closure last month after a decade of dominance – is down to its last four nights…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 13, 2016

EMMY THE GREAT “ALGORITHM” Preceding the release of her highly anticipated third album Second Love, out March 11th via Bella Union, Emmy The Great has unveiled new track ‘Algorithm.’ Its…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 12, 2016

RACHEL PLATTEN’S “WILDFIRE” DEBUTS TOP 5 ON BILLBOARD 200 Wildfire, the major label debut album from multi-platinum selling recording artist Rachel Platten, has entered the Billboard 200 at #5 this…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 11, 2016

EARTHSIDE NOMINATED FOR MULTIPLE NAIRMA AWARDS New Haven-based progressive ensemble, Earthside, has been nominated by the North American Independent Rock Music Association for several 2016 NAIRMA Awards. The award show,…

SKOPE NEWS FOR JANUARY 8, 2015

MAJOR LAZER AND DJ SNAKE’S “LEAN ON” VIDEO HITS 1 BILLION VIEWS “India is special and its beauty absolutely humbled me. When we toured there as Major Lazer, it was…