“Drift”: you may spot Mexico and my Hawaiian homeland in this video and you would be correct in what Towkio is trying to do here. THis was directed by Todd Burr & Towkio himself and he may take you to new places in future endeavors.
Directed by Sandy Kim & Brian Lee Hughes, “Black Sea” is the latest video from Cotillon, which may look like a low-grade camcorder video but that’s why it works. The song is from The Afternoons, available below via Amazon.com.
Illect Recordings has another banger and this one comes courtesy of Malex, who worked with Kassy Levels to create “Savage”, what is said to be the first of three singles they’ll be releasing together. Perhaps leading to an EP or perhaps a full length? It may be just the singles so all we have to do is be like Carly Simon and anticipate.
Atlanta’s The Coathangers have been slowly teasing fans with new music and now it’s here, a brand new EP called Parasite (Suicide Squeeze), which includes a vinyl pressing as well. The record is a limited edition on sea green vinyl with an etching on the B-side, which means don’t play the etching, there isn’t a groove to play on that side. You can order Parasite below via Amazon.com.
The group will be heading on tour next month so head out there and show some loce and support: July 18… Atlanta, GA (The Earl)
July 19… Chattanooga, TN (JJ’s Bohemia)
July 20… St Louis, MO (Off Broadway)
July 21… Kansas City, MO (The Riot Room)
July 22… Denver, CO (Globe Hall)
July 24… Omaha, NE (Milk Run)
July 25… Sioux Falls, SD (Total Drag Records)
July 26… Minneapolis, MN (7th St Entry)
July 27… Chicago, IL (Beat Kitchen)
July 28… Indianapolis, IN (The Melody Inn)
July 29… Davenport, IA (Daytrotter)
August 1… Grand Rapids, MI (The Pyramid Scheme)
August 2… Columbus, OH (Ace of Cups)
August 3… Cincinnati, OH (Northside Yacht Club)
August 4… Louisville, KY (Zanzabar)
September 16… Philadelphia, PA (Project Pabst)
October 7… Atlanta, GA (Project Pabst)
When was the last time you’ve been to a Sizzler restaurant? When was the last time you visited the midtown Sizzler? Do you even have a Sizzler near you, or even a midtown? Maybe this song has nothing to do with either but Seattle’s Stag want to prove something to you with their track, grab a slice of Texas toast or don’t even bother to bring a fork. This is “Midtown Sizzler” and perhaps it is here for you to be satisfied in your own way. The full album will be out on August 4th,
Portland hip-hop continues to be in shape and for proof, check out this new one from EsoXoSupreme. It’s all about “Power” and things get more powerful in this collaboration with Free5ive. This one was directed by Thomas Dierikx.
The group known as death metal brutalizers Carnifex released their sixth album through Nuclear Blast called Slow Death but the way this song sounds, they’ve given themselves life. Check out the clip for “Dark Heart Ceremony” and discover where it leads you.
Mello Music Group have another gem here with a new album by Stik Figa, who worked with producer Apollo Brown and now you can hear a hint of it with “Holding Back Tears”. The video was directed by Morgan Cooper. Stik Figa’s album Central Standard Time can be ordered below via Amazon.com.
If you’re wanting to know what is hot in the ATL for hip-hop, you may want to try Lil Baby for side, as he has a track called “For You” which happens to be, well, for you. The song is from his latest street album Perfect Timing, which you can check out below via Soundcloud.
“Coconut, Rum And Banana” sounds like a great drink, if not a pie but Demure For Sure say it has the potential to be a great song. Do you agree? Have a listen and see how it works for you, for those who are into pure pop for now people.