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Way Too Late: Kenesukoh floats away forever on i’ll be gone

Putting his previous struggles behind him and getting away from something he feels no love for anymore, Kenesukoh has dropped a quick-fire song to turn our ears up and this one is called i’ll be gone.

Kenesukoh is a Los Angeles, California-based indie shoegaze artist who loves to make soul-carrying singles to take others out of their mental struggle.

Packed with potential and piercing with a speaker-sizzle vibration, Kenesukoh is the type of modern-day musician who keeps things real throughout and certainly isn’t afraid to experiment.

i’ll be gone from the LA shoegaze single-songwriter Kenesukoh is a reminder that sometimes things end before we want them to. This is a single with minimal lyrics and is simply a daydream in real life, that seems to go so fast and take us into a surreal mindset which is hard to overcome sometimes.

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Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Off My Shoulders: Billy Moran tells us all to have faith no matter what the obstacles on Little Dreamer

Often compared to Gary Clark Jr. and Nuno Bettencourt (Extreme), Billy Moran has nothing to lose and cuts it loose rather brilliantly on the guitar-lovers-anthem which might be just perfect for those days when you just need to explore again on Little Dreamer.

Billy Moran is a Los Angeles, USA-based alternative blues/rock solo artist who is well-travelled and is known as one of the best underground acts around who is ready to conquer the world.

If you like music with a serious edge and a skillset which has been forged over many years of practice, Billy Moran takes us into a happier place away from any mixed feelings of current times. This is so catchy and might be a special single to whistle with on the way to work.

Little Dreamer from the LA-based alternative blues/rock solo artist Billy Moran is a body-grooving track which might take you back to a better time in the galaxy. This is a song all about getting great advice. Turning up the heat and taking us into a thoughtful melody to tap those feet with, we find a single to believe in.

When the world is cold, it’s best to look upwards, never down.

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Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Hanging by a Thread: Ariana Molkara senses they’re messing with her head on the outstanding I Don’t Wanna Drown

Feeling the space between herself and a lover who she loves but is worried about showing her true feelings for fear of rocking the boat overboard, Ariana Molkara sings with the kind of gloriously classy energy to put shivers on the spines of those who want to be happy in love on I Don’t Wanna Drown.

Ariana Molkara is a radiantly exceptional award-winning Los Angeles-based 19-year-old singer-songwriter, actress and UPenn Wharton ‘27 student who has that extra hunger in her sparkling eyes which has her believing in her abilities.

Previously known best for her roles in Septembers of Shiraz and as Darby in WARPED!, Ariana Molkara is utterly mesmerising on I Don’t Wanna Drown and might cause hearts to flutter in abundance. This is the kind of honest single with a breathtaking beat, to catapult emotions into a reflective gaze of wonder at what the possibilities could be.

I Don’t Wanna Drown from your new favourite Southern California-born pop/EDM singer and actress Ariana Molkara is a rather special effort from a massively talented creative. She puts her heart and soul into this one of the results are supremely excellent no matter what genre you usually consume.

Having that lifejacket close for two is always a smart idea.

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See more of her growing career reaching the top on IG.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Didn’t Care: David Johnson Kim tells us how the game chose him on Journey Begins

Taken off the brand new 18-track album called The Butterfly Island, David Johnson Kim tries to defeat the demons and rise from the underground no matter the challenges that await his every move on Journey Begins.

David Johnson Kim is a Los Angeles, California-based indie hip-hop artist and music producer who helps us all find a real place to be in this seemingly complicated world.

I draw from my own personal journey and influences of my upbringing/culture with my faith being the center of the heart behind this album. It explores styles of music that I grew up with while connecting it to topics of nature, adventure, nostalgia, and a deeper longing for an eternal purpose in life.” ~ David Johnson Kim

Reminding us of a classic Beastie Boys sound, David Johnson Kim ushes in a new era of an old-school sound which will surely never die. This is tremendous stuff and shall rocket delightfully enhanced energy to make everything better again.

Journey Begins from the Los Angeles, California-based indie hip-hop artist and music producer David Johnson Kim is an ear-healing kind of memorable experience to dust off the hard knocks forever. Pouncing like a ravenous cat who is eager for a snack, we find a purring song to turn on no matter the mood of the world.

Surging through with so much venomous energy, this is a delicious single for all those who love proper lyrics and a flow to munch on happily.

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Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Bring a bag of ice: Legitimate Pink is out there having fun with friends on Lets Kick It

From the gutter and now winning whichever way you look at it, Legitimate Pink shows us all the value of entertaining vibes with genuine friends who actually want you to succeed in life with the tremendously enjoyable summer track, Lets Kick It.

Legitimate Pink is a Los Angeles, California-born Oklahoma City, Oklahoma-based indie RnB artist who has bravely moved on from her convicted felon past and now lives a family-friendly and faith-based lifestyle.

Gliding above the smog-filled skies and bringing us something to hold onto, Legitimate Pink has dropped a rather finger-licking-ly good song to snack on with the crew. This is the type of single which has been made for all the right reasons and Lets Kick It does exactly that. It makes everything okay again. The power of genuine music right?

Lets Kick It from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma-based indie RnB artist Legitimate Pink is one of the most positive tracks to embrace our minds today. There is a pure vibe here. Vocally fresh. Lyrically delightful and soothing all anxious hearts with a glorious melody, this is a summer song to turn up when those sunny skies are changing sour moods around for the better.

When the family is working together, life is just so much more meaningful.

Listen up and get that barbecue lit on Soundcloud.

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Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

To The Moment: Destiny Imani feels the total romance on Loving You

Dropped from her upcoming first EP called Out In The Open, Destiny Imani has decided on the future and will only stay in the moment of special significance on Loving You.

Destiny Imani is a Los Angeles, California-based indie RnB singer-songwriter who is known best for incredibly deep lyrics and gorgeous vocals.

Before the completion of this project, I was hiding in every sense of the word. I was hiding a part of who I was, who I loved, and who I wanted to be. Freedom came with the completion of this project as I found strength in the songs that came from my thoughts, feelings, and emotions. ‘Out In The Open’ is everything I have been told, everything I’ve thought, felt, and endured. It was my outlet and my form of expression. Now, as I prepare to release my first EP I feel an immense amount of joy and gratitude for having the opportunity to freely be ‘Out In The Open’”. ~ Destiny Imani

Conveying the vital significance of wholeheartedly embracing who you love honestly and truthfully without doubt, Destiny Imani is quite sublime on this romantically soulful experience. This is a walk-with-pride moment to be proud of when the head needs to be held up high to soak up each second like a hot bubble bath in winter.

Loving You from Los Angeles, California-based indie RnB singer-songwriter Destiny Imani is a stunning reminder of a pure message with a real genuineness to warm all cold hearts. Vocally supreme and melodic to the core of our smile. we are treated to an excellent song made for all the right reasons.

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Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

Made You Mean: Hot For Crime knows that the love has faded on the powerful No Te Quiero

Produced by the well-respected chart-topping genius Drew Fulk, Hot For Crime thunders into the lightning storm and somehow manages to stay completely dry on the ear-popping piledriver to win all wars with called No Te Quiero.

Hot For Crime is a Los Angeles, California-fused indie rock and roll band who love to fire up the crowd with the ’60s and 70’s enlightened soundtrack to turn up loud.

Their debut album meant to be played loud, preferably on your car stereo, with the top down, as you speed along L.A.’s fabled Sunset Strip, where they fit right in.” ~ Hot For Crime

No Te Quiero from Los Angeles, California-based indie rock band Hot For Crime is a rather fantastic single to delve deeply into when an extra burst of energy is needed. Weathering the storms and putting on one heck of a performance, this is probably one of the most uplifting tracks around due to its edgy fundamentals and an assortment of timeless brilliance for the soul.

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Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

I Picked You Up On My TV Screen: Call Me Cannon wanna share the mystery on Submission

With the remake of the classic Sex Pistols track from 1977, Call Me Cannon picks us up rather swiftly and takes us instantly into a Submission we won’t ever forget for centuries.

Call Me Cannon is a Los Angeles, California-based indie rock band who have a rigorous affection for their craft and perform like an outfit that deserves the big stages.

Impressing all listeners with something rather rollicking and loaded with powerfully induced dreamy brilliance, Call Me Cannon take us back to the heydays with their version of Submission. This is excellence personified and a reminder that music with substance is always worth listening to.

Submission from Los Angeles, California-based indie rock band Call Me Cannon is a rather intensely struck song which might bring many back to the classic days of music. Their sound is decisive and to the point, as they avoid cliches and just play from the heart.

On a rather special song to dig deeper into, this is a proper track to play loud to those who missed out on the rocking 70s.

Listen up to this timeless song on YouTube.

Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

I Put The Time In: Che Fresco keeps rising no matter the battles on Dialed In

Taken off the fiery 11-track album called POV, Che Fresco has decided to show the world that it is indeed possible to be the best version possible despite the smoggy clouds of doom hovering around like yesterday’s toast on Dialed In.

Che Fresco is a South Central, Los Angeles-based indie hip-hop artist, singer-songwriter and music producer who is also a massively skilled multi-instrumentalist.

Growing up playing jazz trumpet, he’s been able to travel to Brazil, Spain, and Cuba before the age of 18 with the help of mentor and friend Fernando Pullum.” ~ Che Fresco

Always stylin’ and never doubting anything about his master plan, Che Fresco tells us to be genuine and to never run away from the true path which is ready to be seen whenever our hearts are happy. Wise words you see? Illuminating our souls the right way, this is as honest a song as anyone shall find in 2023.

Dialed In from South Central, Los Angeles-based indie hip-hop artist Che Fresco is a dream-hunting anthem which aims to wash away the fake like a cleaner on a Monday morning. Standing tall and impressing all listeners with his smokey-cool sound and a catchy beat to match the fire up, this is a hot song to breathe new life into an unconscious world.

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Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen

I’ve Been Outside: Sani Knight gets lost in the lie on Nocturnal

Trying to listen clearly as he waits around to hear if he is the one or not, Sani Knight senses that his invaluable time is being squandered on the scintillating new track Nocturnal.

Sani Knight is a Los Angeles, California-based indie artist who fuses RnB, hip hop and pop in his own incomparable way which sizzles airwaves awake like an alarm clock.

His unique approach to making music has earned him a devoted following, and he is quickly gaining recognition as one of the most exciting and innovative artists to come out of LA in recent years.” ~ Sani Knight

Ears will be listening closely as this is a piercingly relevant single for the ages. Sani Knight sets the standard for many and has unearthed many withheld emotions to savour forever. There is an elevated soundtrack on offer which sets the stage for a poignant statement single to truly treasure.

Nocturnal from Los Angeles, California-based indie RnB/hip-hop/pop artist Sani Knight is a rather illuminating song for anyone who likes to be inspired to reach an all-important decision. Soaked in a stunning ray of reflection, we find a delightful blend of honesty throughout this outstanding effort made with care and true love.

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Reviewed by Llewelyn Screen