Every week, Music News and Liberty Music look at the best new releases from emerging and self-releasing artists.
The Barefoot Bandit – ‘Criminal Damage’
After spending the last few months building and developing their sound, South West-based outfit The Barefoot Bandit now deliver their eagerly-awaited debut album ‘Hello Welcome’, alongside the vibrant new single ‘Criminal Damage’. Capturing more of that warm and groove-filled reggae sound they are known for, this new one will have you shaking your hips in no time.
ALIAH – ‘I Want You’
Following on from a flurry of warm and expressive singles these last few years, Chicago native ALIAH returns once again with her breezy new offering ‘I Want You’. Delivering another heady dose of sweet and sensual R&B textures, measured perfectly against her own captivating voice, she is certainly looking to pull at our heartstrings with this one.
Tawiah – ‘Birth’
With a broad and inventive array of releases under her belt already, fast-rising artist Tawiah has now unveiled her latest studio album ‘Eartha’, featuring the wonderfully luxurious ‘Birth’. Conjuring more of that broad and atmospheric direction she has developed over the years, this new release makes for a wonderfully rich and tender listen.
Bugeye – ‘Signs & Exits’
With a sound that looks to take influence from the likes of David Bowie and Gary Numan, Croydon-based outfit Bugeye are bringing back more of their distinctive direction on the pulsing new jam ‘Signs & Exits’. With its bold and driven hooks, sweeping atmosphere, and killer vocals layered throughout, this new one will be stuck in your head long after you first hear it.
Lili Caseley – ‘Al Pacino’
Following up the release of her much-loved Nick Vyner collaboration ‘Hotel Du Palais’ in recent months, emerging artist Lili Caseley is back once again with her stunning new single ‘Al Pacino’. Jam-packed with rich and alluring alt-pop textures from start to finish, she is continuing her rise as one of the more compelling names arriving on the scene.