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San Holo – Lead Me Back

In Acoustic, Chill, Dreamy, Electronic, Guitar, Uplifting by Jeff1 Comment

The evolution of San Holo‘s style has been really cool to watch. “Lead Me Back” is one of his most indie rock sounding releases to date, which certainly isn’t a bad thing—especially since the electronic stylings still have a strong presence. It’s probably not an easy combination to pull off, but San Holo does it with a natural ease. The …

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Yoshi Flower – Brown Paper Bag

In Bass, Electronic, Guitar, Heavy, Indie by JeffLeave a Comment

Yoshi Flower is easily one of my favorite new artists of 2018. I was hooked when I first heard him featured on Elohim‘s beautiful “Panic Attacks” and I’ve enjoyed everything he’s released since. His latest song “Brown Paper Bag” is a high octane tune that features killer guitar riffs, powerful bass, and a supremely catchy vocal performance. This guy is …

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Alex Jordahl – Fall (feat. Delectatio)

In Chill, Downtempo, Dreamy, Guitar, Melancholy, Zone Out by JeffLeave a Comment

Beautifully chilled out production and melancholic vibes make vocalist Alex Jordahl‘s new song “Fall” a must-listen for fans of all genres. With sultry acoustic guitar and waves of echoing synths, Portuguese producer Delectatio creates a gorgeous soundscape for Jordahl’s anguished vocals. It seems these two work extremely well together, so here’s hoping we hear more from them in the future.

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Momo Safi & No7ice – Purple Sky

In Beats, Chill, Guitar, Instrumental by JeffLeave a Comment

“Purple Sky” is a wildly chilled out instrumental that features steamy guitar work and tight, organic percussion. The song and title fit together perfectly, evoking a mental image of warm summer nights and gorgeous sunsets. This is the first time I’d heard of producers Momo Safi and No7ice, but after hearing this collaboration I’m really hoping they decide to team …

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Airia – Without You Here

In Beats, Chill, Electronic, Guitar, Instrumental, Zone Out by JeffLeave a Comment

Longtime Audio Aquarium favorite Airia just began an initiative to create a song a week for an entire year. Kicking things off is “Without You Here,” a tranquil instrumental that features acoustic guitar strums, airy pads, and beautifully chopped and pitched vocals. The end product is a soothing beat that maintains Airia’s signature sound while introducing innovative new elements to …

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Almost There – Dusk

In Beats, Chill, Dreamy, Electronic, Guitar, Instrumental, Upbeat by JeffLeave a Comment

16 year-old producer Almost There is an up and coming artist that’s brimming with talent, and his new song “Dusk” puts that talent on full display. It’s a warm, summery instrumental that features catchy guitar work, playful melodies, and a light hearted vibe — all of which combine to form the perfect auditory pick-me-up. Check out Almost There’s SoundCloud for …

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HXNS – Closer (ft. Chase Thomas)

In Beats, Chill, Guitar, Instrumental by JeffLeave a Comment

Bay area producer HXNS just dropped off a new beat and it couldn’t have come at a better time. The work week is almost over and with every passing minute we’re getting “Closer” to the weekend. “Closer” combines all sorts of organic sounds to great effect — the most notable being Chase Thomas‘ sultry acoustic guitar work — and the …

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Catching Flies – Komorebi

In Chill, Chillwave, Downtempo, Electronic, Experimental, Guitar, Indie, Instrumental, Uplifting, Zone Out by JeffLeave a Comment

How to describe the wonderful music of London producer Catching Flies? It’s honestly hard to do justice to the beautiful feelings his music evokes, but on the most basic level it’s a melodic blend of chillwave, electronic, and downtempo – often taking the best of each genre and meshing them into a warm and easy listening experience. “Komorebi” is a …