Tag: New York
image for Introspective Downtempo Explores the Mental Toll of Isolation. - Rookley: Obsidian
Posted by Krister Axel
Offers a vulnerable moment of personal longing while exploring the unresolved need for human connection in a time of crisis.
image for Sexy Electro Pop from New York City and Los Angeles. - Icarus Moth x Wit Blu: Perfect Outfit
Posted by Krister Axel
An ode to the enduring complexity of romance, and the redemptive power of a physical connection.
image for Brooding Alt Pop from Brooklyn. - Sam Himself: Like A Friend (Music Video)
Posted by Krister Axel
Revels in the movement between old aspirations and the reality of current circumstance.
image for Illuminating Hip Hop Explores a World of Compromises. - Brian Fender x TxTHEWAY: Running Outta Time
Posted by Krister Axel
An intimate and illuminating narrative about what it takes to find inspiration in a world that chooses not to see the best in you.
image for This Electro Pop Artist from Long Island Offers a Safe Space for Emotional Frustration. - Listen to Jaime Deraz: Lie
Posted by Krister Axel
Was she really just lying to herself when she said he was worth loving in the first place?
image for Classic Soul Vibes from Rochester. - Danielle Ponder: Poor Man's Pain
Posted by Krister Axel
Every nuance, every note ending, is both artfully crafted and casually raw.
image for Poignant Indie Folk from Young Reality Star. - Sawyer Fredericks: Born
Posted by Krister Axel
A poignant and emotional ballad about the contradictions inherent to finding love and lasting companionship.
image for Intimate & Anthemic Indie Rock from NYC. - Local Nomad: Getting Old is a Bitch
Posted by Krister Axel
Combines a mid-tempo groove with rhythmic hooks on the electric guitar, analog synth tones, and a vocal performance that feels raw, intimate, and effusive.
image for Underground Bedroom Pop Star Sings in English and Korean. - Yaeji: Waking Up Down (Music Video)
Posted by Krister Axel
Get ready to hear a lot more about this unpretentious pop star and her seductive, subliminal brand of dance-ready bedroom pop.