It’s the start of a new year and what’s better than some fresh tunes to get you moving? I’ve got a good collection of tasty tunes to satisfy your ears … try these on for size!
Lina Loi – “Dip.” “Dip” is a great introduction to this California songbird with a 60s R&B heart. You can’t help but have fun listening to her soulful sounds. Lina has a big beautiful voice that shines through in everything she sings. Other Divas need to take note – Lina’s coming for them.
You can find Lina on Twitter at @OfficiallyLina, on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/OFFICIALLYLINA/ and on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC_vhAKIYeXjdQH5JfM7tWnA
Sebastian Tree – “Worry.” Birmingham singer/songwriter Sebastian Tree has a way of writing fun, lively songs that become earworms quickly. “Worry” is his latest tune and it’s a top track. It’s got hooks and a vibrant sound. Get out and see him play live in 2017.
RINSE – “With You.” Stoke-on-Trent lads RINSE shine in the bright, jangly tune “With You.” A thumping bass line enhances this bouncy pop song, making it sound like summer grunge. The tune flows effortlessly as it sonically explodes in your ears with a wall of guitars and banging hooks.
You can find RINSE on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/RINSE, on Twitter at @rinseband and on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiEYhifITRKZrBAxEb3elIg.
The Scruff – “Leave It Alone.” This new stomper of a track from the Bedford, England, lads is pure fun. It has a rollicking drum line and a wash of hard rocking guitars, harkening back to Britpop greats. This is quality, pure and simple.
The Rogue Network – “Operator” from Manchester band The Rogue Network has a retro bluesy sound, but yet is fresh and modern. It drives hard and smooth from the opening notes all the way to the end. Electro tones kick it off followed by chugging guitars and drums. It’s a really meaty tune that begs to be heard.
The Feckless – “Take Back The Streets.” Sheffield indie punks The Feckless have just released their debut EP, “Empire,” and the track “Take Back The Streets” charges straight at you. It’s fast, fun and reckless – everything young punk rockers should be. The music is electric and comes effortlessly with these lads.
You can find The Feckless on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/TheFeckless/ and on SoundCloud at https://soundcloud.com/thefeckless/sets/empire/s-U7iJ7.
Room 1 Fourteen – “So Cold” is a new track by English/Swiss band Room 1 Fourteen. It has power and pizzazz right from the start. A great bass line, crunchy guitars and silky vocals. It has a retro 80s feel with plenty of modern effects and hooks.
The Harlitones – “Big Fat Rope.” Hailing from Aberdeen, Scotland, The Harlitones skate a line between pop punk and rock, and their song “Big Fat Rope” is a great example of this. It’s got big guitars, great hooks and a frantic pace. These lads have amazing energy pouring right out of them.