Earlier this year, I posted a music video called “Getaway” by Schwarz Don’t Crack. Since then, the duo has toured with the likes of Flume, Chet Faker, Gold Link, Giraffage in the US, Canada and throughout Asia. Recently, Schwarz Don’t Crack released another music video for “Getaway” that was remixed by staRo. This is a must see … Continue reading
“While recording the “Free Spirit” EP, there was more of a sense of abandonment in the performances. We went back and forth on different versions of the songs, and in the end we chose the more live and raw sounding material that really seemed to have the rough edges that we liked.” – Fictionist … Continue reading
Scandi artist Teddybears have recently released their new music video off their hit single ‘The Best You Ever Had.” This features Gorilla Zoe (Boyz n da Hood, Joel Ortiz and Lupe Fiasco). “The Best You Ever Had” is off their latest project Rock On which will release in the US as well as Canada August … Continue reading
Yes that’s right. I’ve finally decided to create my YouTube page! I’m so excited to finally have it and I look forward in sharing all the show coverages and adventures I go on. It’s been a long thought on whether or not I wanted to do it. After a lot of talks and planning I decided … Continue reading
Australian based songstress Starley releases a music video off her debut single “Call On Me.” Before the release of the music video, the track itself hit high in many charts. It peaked #3 on Hype Machine, over a million streams on Spotify, landed #4 on U.S Viral Chart, #9 on Netherlands Viral charts plus more! At … Continue reading
“Lyrically, this song is about the desire to not be overlooked/rather to be noticed by someone you’re attracted to. I think it’s a feeling that a lot of us have experienced at least once in our lives. be it a guy, or girl. Where you try to put your best foot forward hoping they’ll notice … Continue reading
Your words are powerful. Your thoughts are powerful. Use them to heal, grow, and manifest your greatest reality. -idillionaire ENJOY.
Just last week, CORBU just released their latest album Crayon Soul. Before the release, I took the time to connect with them on their thoughts on music in New York, the history of CORBU and the process of Crayon Soul. Bitersweet: Can you give us a history of your background as an artist individually and … Continue reading
Along with founding several bands including synthpop legends Freezepop and Rocococo in addition to Symbion Project (Kasson Crooker) is an accomplished composer and audio technologist. This Seattle-based Electronic music songwriter/producer has been featured in interactive music games like Amplitude and RockBand. He’s created spatial audio experiences for the Microsoft HoloLens, and is currently scoring the … Continue reading
In this world, 1.6 billion Muslims celebrate Ramadan. For 30 days, practicing adults and sometimes teenagers from Mecca to Michigan fast from dawn to dusk in commemoration of the moment at which God first delivered the Holy Quran to the Prophet Muhammad. The beautiful Malaysian R&B singer Yuna shares her love and also explains to … Continue reading
“Just believe. Don’t let doubt and worry block your blessings.”- @idillionaire ENJOY.
Earlier this year, Kendrick Lamar released a collaboration with Reebok. With the collaboration it includes numerous promos about shoes and now there’s a deeply personal promo on discussing writing at an early age (13), as well as a freestyle. This comes in a form of the Classic Leather “Perfect Split.” The video was directed Nabil. His … Continue reading
Raphaella is a North London-based singer, producer and songwriter to be featured on “Meet The Artist.” Her latest release (literally the yesterday) which she also written and produced is called “Alien.” It has a great dancey feel that makes you want to get out of your seat and groove to it. She has collaborated with … Continue reading
Synth Pop Artist Amy Guess releases a very 80s pop inspired music video called “10 Times Out of 10.” Love what you’re hearing and want more? Her music is currently available via iTunes. ENJOY.
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St.Vincent (Annie Clark) joins Brooklyn based rock band The National to debut hit song “Prom Song 13th Century (Frankie & Johnny)”. The band is currently on tour to promote their upcoming album. ENJOY.
TDE’s Schoolboy Q is back with a dope new project Blank Face LP. Q just released a gritty new music video “John Muir” which was directed by aplus. Blank Face is the 4th studio project for the rapper. His latest LP features artists like Vince Staples (“Ride Out”) , SZA (“Neva CHange”), and Kanye West … Continue reading
LA Singer-Songwriter Ofelia K, delivers a beautiful tone in her voice and song that blends with a certain earnest and eternally young expression. She has vibe of Indie, Pop and if comfort could be a genre I would add that in as well. There’s certain artists when you hear their voice, it just makes you … Continue reading
Off their project 32 Levels, Clams Casino releases their 5th single “Ghost In A Kiss” music video. The track features the dark and echoing voice of Samuel T. Herring (the Future Islands front man). It follows Herring in a haunting and creepy way through his thoughts of young love. 32 Levels is their first album … Continue reading
I wanted to explore and talk honestly about the unresolved feelings at the end of a toxic relationship; hurt, longing, thoughts of revenge. The end of my relationship was one of the hardest times in my life, but one of the most illuminating. I think it’s important to let yourself go through the whole process, … Continue reading
About a month ago during an interview on Sway in the Morning, Rapper Vic Mensa mentioned a fan who he was in communications with was a huge fan of Sway and would be the only celebrity he would be star struck over. A month later, Mensa was back on the show and brought the fan! … Continue reading
Time changes everything. You might not notice it as it’s happening, but when you look back nothing is the same. @idillionaire Cover photo via http://prinsomnia.tumblr.com ENJOY.
One of my favorite artist M.I.A, just released her latest music video “Go Off” which is off her upcoming album A.I.M. It is said that this may possibly be her final album. The music video features Skrillex and Blaqstarr (who also produced it). The music video shows off a series of explosions in a deserted … Continue reading
For the longest time, I was trying to find a home for all my photos that I take. For the longest time, I held onto photos because either people will rip them and claim them as their own or credit me yet put crappy filters over it. So I just didn’t bother posting them. … Continue reading
As I’m up late at night listening to music in search for something which is a usual routine for me, I come across the beautiful voice of Siaira Shawn. Shawn is a singer, songwriter from San Francisco, CA but currently in Los Angeles. She has a very addictive and sultry tone in her spirit that … Continue reading
London’s 4-piece indie band Beach Baby’s just released their charming music video “U R.” The video was directed by Eoin Glaister (3x UK Music Video Awards nominee). They have also announced their World Wide Tour. They are set to hit cities that include San Francisco, Los Angeles, Brooklyn, Philly, Seattle, Chicago the UK and EU. Some of … Continue reading
Last month, Genetically Impossible featured Bloom Twins in HEYGIRLHEY! Now, the Bloom Twins released the sultry music video “Amnesia.” The music video was shot in black and white with the ladies in similar toned outfits that brought a beautiful minimalist feel to the shot. At one point, they abstract black body paint across their body … Continue reading
If you’re fans of the Gauze-and-Gossamer Electronic outfit duo Radar Cult, KC Maloney has re-created himself as a solo artist by the name of Adult Karate. Just recently, he debuted his track “So Low” from his forthcoming EP LXII. The melancholy beat and sweet vocals of Adaline won me over. He also shares another dope … Continue reading
“The moment you put a deadline on your dream, it becomes a goal.”-— Harsha Bhogle ENJOY.
White Lung just released their new music video “Dead Weight.” “Dead Weight” is off their project Paradise which is out now via Domino Records. The video was directed by John Stavas. I really liked how they took it up a notch in the speed of the video and aligned it just right with the sound and … Continue reading
There’s one word I haven’t used in awhile which is “eargasm.” I used it a lot in college when I would play a new track on the radio that I went bananas over. I am not saying I haven’t experienced the pleasure of listening to dope music in awhile because I have BUT as my … Continue reading
“Because you listen to Vic Mensa and Chance the Rapper, here are some artists that we would recommend to you….” Joey Purp. I knew the name sounded familiar but I needed to look deep into it or it’ll drive me nuts! Then after reading his affiliation with SAVEMONEY records and involvement with projects like Surf … Continue reading
You always face the greatest struggle, the greatest opposition, the greatest discouragement right before the breakthough. Keep believing in yourself. ENJOY.
It’s always like I mention a lot, to hear new and great music come to my inbox. Being a blogger, brings great pleasure to know that I could use my platform to showcase many different artists from all over the world. In my inbox, I received a music video by The Rebel Light called “Strangers.” … Continue reading
Not very often will you see me post about a punk rock band. As you know by now, I usually post Hip Hop, R&B, Indie and Electronic music. But every now and then, I’ll get a punk band that catches my attention. This time around it’s Zig Zags from Los Angeles. They are a 80s thrash … Continue reading
This is just the right sound that I was looking for. A little bit of house, a little bit of soul and a lot of dancing my little feet off. From the Scandinavian label DISCO:WAX (KIll J, Felix De Luca, Kato), The collaboration with Zalon and Volmer brings you to the dance floor with the soulful … Continue reading
Zealyn is an Alternative/Electronic artist from Los Angles who just released her debut EP Limbic System that features tracks “Sleep On It”, “Limbic System” and “Overwhelmed.” Aaron Marsh who is featured in “Overwhelmed” also produced and co-wrote Limbic System at his studio in Florida. The EP delivers beautiful vocals over percussive soundscapes and a burst … Continue reading
Nick Green and Dave Rosser formed Nicky Davey back in 2011. It all started organically with them just connecting music until they discovered that it was more than just making music. There’s something out there that they needed to show to the world as they’re constantly revamping their sound. Lead Singer Nick Green’s has done … Continue reading
“Success isn’t the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you’ll be successful.” @dillionaire ENJOY.
I came across this London based artist on Facebook. I saw a video of his live rendition of Temper Trap which is was super dope. What caught my attention the most from him was the fact that as an individual, he was performing as if he was a 5 person band. His sound is very … Continue reading
Recently, I got the opportunity to interview Toronto duo VILLAS. Last month, VILLAS (Miel and D’Ari) dropped their latest EP Medicine and music video “Fuckin Round On You” which explores the touchy limitation and boundaries on cheating via stock footage. It’s very dark and interesting to view. During the interview, we spoke briefly about their EP and … Continue reading
Vritra (formerly known as Pyramind Vritra) is Los Angeles based rapper/producer who music you definitely need to check out. Hailing from Atlanta, GA he has worked with numerous dope artists including Odd Future (The Jet Age of Tomorrow), The Internet and Stones Throw Records. His debut album Yellowing has a twist to his previous work … Continue reading
“You can’t control what happens to you but you can control your reaction and master external events rather than letting them master you.” @idllionaire ENJOY.
He got my heart in one hand/And my soul in the other. I initially came across up incoming R&B singer Samaria through Instagram. She showed up on my explore in a photo with fellow Bay Area artist Kehlani. Of course the curious mind wanted to know who she was. Was it a friend, a … Continue reading
Vogue Dots (Babette and Tynan) formed with the joint passion of experimental-pop-tronica between the two. The Canadian pair had a continuous energy that was made to create something beautiful. They are not only musicians and singers, but also songwriters and co-producers of their work. Being described as ‘siblings with differences’, their previous EP led the pair … Continue reading
“Divinely dynamic yet dark sisterly harmonies” – The Guardian To me, this week’s HEYGIRLHEY features is more like a HEYGIRLSHEY with London-based (Ukraine born) Bloom Twins. I’m a sucker for female artists especially downtempo, sultry, R&B ones. They always catch my attention and remind me that if only I knew how to sing or play … Continue reading