Every week, Music News and Liberty Music look at the best new releases from emerging and self-releasing artists.
The Crooked 45 – ‘Why Are You Complaining?’
Following on from an intense run of impressive cuts over the last few years, Reading-based trio The Crooked 45 now return to deliver their latest anthem ‘Why Are You Complaining?’ Bringing back more of that bold and driven alt-rock sound they are known for, this new effort sees the group unveil one of their most impactful offerings to date.
Richard Orofino – ‘Scratch Off’
After spending much of the last year dropping one vibrant offering after another, Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter and producer Richard Orifino has now returned to unveil his hotly-tipped new EP ‘Chimaera’ alongside the breezy new single ‘Scratch Off’. Capturing a rich and shimmering alt-pop aesthetic throughout, his newest gem is a warm and enticing return to form for the artist.
Bright Young People – ‘Evil People’
After blowing us away with their terrific debut single ‘Lie In The Sun’ in recent months, Welsh alt-rockers Bright Young People are now looking to make it two-for-two with their latest belter ‘Evil People’. With its driven riffs, blistering energy, and powerful hooks from start to finish, these guys are already shaping up to become one of the year’s most impactful new names.
Arran Sym – ‘Fire On Me’
Having already cemented his sound with his stunning debut EP ‘1000 Micrograms Of Love’ last year, fast-rising artist Arran Sym is now showcasing his new album ‘Beauty Valley’ with the powerful new effort ‘Fire On Me’. Mixing a subtle blend of RnB grooves with shimmering electronics, his newest release is a bold and refreshing step forward for this emerging talent.
Josha Daniel – ‘Close To Me’
With a bright and impressive array of offerings under his belt over the last year, Dutch artist Josha Daniel has now unveiled his long-awaited new album ‘Awake’, showcased by the pulsing new track ‘Close To Me’. Channelling more of that riveting electro-pop sound he is known for, this new release will have you pumping your fists in the air throughout.