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NYC’s Alexia returns in style with her fresh ‘Lemonade’

French-born musician Alexia is back with such a freshly squeezed cup of juicy ‘Lemonade‘.

With a special voice that portrays a woman learning about herself all the time, she dazzles here on this scrumptious summer indie-pop  song that makes the heart happy. Alexia sparkles with her soothing and real style, you know that you are listening to a quality artist here.

New York-based Alexia opens up the fridge and she just wants us to enjoy summer with her sultry vocals and tasty ‘Lemonade‘. This is a such a pool-party kind of song or even a boost for the late nights with that special one in your life. I love her voice and could listen to Alexia sing all day.

The more I listen, the more I realize that this is what life should be. Keep things simple and just sip on delicious juice all day with this turned up loud. I hope that Alexia tours live in the UK soon so we can witness this rising star.

Click here for the Spotify link.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

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”Sleeping Giants” from multi-talented French-British artist Chloe Levaillant is simply perfect

Chloe Levaillant is a French-British multi-talented musician, creative and teacher who sets the standard in indie-folk 2020 with a song that is simply perfect. ”Sleeping Giants” rises up and is one of the best songs of 2020.

This is something so pure and beautiful. With dreamy vocals from Chloe who is elegant and real. This song puts me in a relaxed state and the soothing guitar strums adds so much to the electric energy of peace. An artist that has been singing since the age of 7, you get the feeling that Chloe Levaillant knows herself inside and the tone of her voice is delivered to keep the heart warm.

Chloe studied opera when her family moved to France and from there the creativity only increased. After High School, the determined and creative Chloe, juggled street performance as a hula hoop dancer, music and life. From there a Music Degree followed and the fire was lit inside. This is a musician who is reaching new heights and she is willing to put the hours in to make it happen.

Sleeping Giants” is an indie classic form the London based artist that has folk fused sounds of pure heart and soul inside. This is a creative who feels like she is only going to get better and better. With a peaceful soul and a video that is call awaken your fire inside to look for the good things in life.

The fascinating Chloe Levaillant just delivered a song that rises about the dark clouds. Satisfaction of something beautiful and what is the secret to being happy? This is a release that has trees, flowers, nature and an artist that is a sleeping giant too.

Stream this beautiful classic here on Spotify.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

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”Groundhog May” is fab new folk track from Paris native Amaury Laurent Bernier

Amaury Laurent Bernier is an indie-folk singer-songwriter who was born in Paris, France. After locating a Led Zeppelin record and an old acoustic guitar in his parent’s house, this talented artist got into music. What a story. After creating his first band, Amaury then spent then about 12 years on the road and in the studios with different bands as a session musician. ”Groundhog May” is his latest single to be released and it’s a quality track.

After recently moving to Hamburg in Germany, Amaury Laurent Bernier got to work on a fair amount of different kind of pictures like feature films as a music composer and songwriter among other roles depending on the project. This is a multi-talented man with a lot to offer.

Groundhog May” is a song all about lock down and having to just go for it as not too many people really care. You have to survive and also be kind on the whole journey.

Stream this mellow track right here on the Spotify music channel.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

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Versailles upstart ALT Rock band Prosody reach for the stars with powerful single ‘’Neptune’’

If you were my Neptune /You would make me so pure/I would take you somewhere. Formed in 2017, ‘Prosody’ are making a name for themselves with their good sound and strong lyrical abilities. They are an enjoyable listen and seem like they are climbing up the European music ladder.

Previously in ‘Newborn’ in 2016, you can tell that the band are quite familiar with each other which makes such a difference. Bands take many months and years to know what each other is thinking and this can’t be faked. ‘Prosody’ is off their album ‘Keep Your Dreams Awake’ and is a fun song to listen to. Vocally I feel that an extra backing vocalist would help tremendously to get their sound out more. 

After only playing in Paris so far, let’s keep an eye out for this newish band to make a name for themselves next summer at festivals in Europe. They certainly have all the ingredients to make it big.

Get more of this fantastic French band inside your ears via YouTube.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

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Persepolis – No Pleasure Inside: It only takes Two

Persepolis are a French Progressive Alternative Rock band hailing from Mont-de-Marsan. Whilst their lyrics are in English, their styling is delectably European. They command a certain je nes sais quoi in their sound. The drummer and vocalist utilises deep ratting drumbeats as an under tone to their delectably light riffs whilst projecting emotionally charged vocals.

The band members Milo Dumartin and Robin Jourdan may just be the best alternative rock duo since The White Stripes. They have a wonderfully melancholic sound that’s highly resonant. The band count Radiohead & The Smashing Pumpkins as their top musical influences, they’ve adopted their pensive style along with more upbeat indie acts such as The Hives, BLOC Party and the Arctic Monkeys. They subtly infuse the Indie Grunge harmonies into their music to create a mellifluous sound which draws you by the violent rage of the guitars.

No Pleasure Inside is just one of the tracks off their debut album Sixty Miles An Hour which is available to download or purchase via Bandcamp.

Check out the official No Pleasures Inside video on Youtube using the link below!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SYwMh3w_Uf0&feature=youtu.be

Stay connected with the band via:

Facebook : http://www.facebook.com/WeArePersepolis
Instagram : https://www.instagram.com/persepolism…
Bandcamp : https://persepolis.bandcamp.com/releases