New Music From The Inbox: The New Royales, Dead Letter Circus, Lucid Skies, Elaquent, Emily & The Woods

By Juliette Jagger

Artist: The New Royales “Fell In Love With A Girl”
Album:
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This is a really great take on a White Stripes classic – big tinkering drum beats, fuzzy electronic keys and snarling indie rock vocals.

Sounds like: “She turns and says are you alright? I said I must be fine cause my heart’s still beating.”

Link/Listen/Watch: [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/thenewroyales/fell-in-love-with-a-girl[/soundcloud]

Artist: Dead Letter Circus “I Am”
Album:
The Catalyst Fire
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Now this is a stadium rock band.

Sounds like:  “Hoping the river runs, dry…”

Link/Listen/Watch:

 

Artist: Lucid Skies “Shotgun Mouthwash”
Album:
Hounds EP
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Solid, hooky West coast metalcore.

Sounds like: “Ain’t no sickness, this is medicine, I feel fucking better than I’ve ever been.”

Link/Listen/Watch:  Stream HERE.

Artist: Elaquent “Aurora” (feat. Esta)
Album:
Green Apples and Oranges EP
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Here’s the latest from Toronto futuristic Hip-Hop producer, Elaquent. “Aurora” will appear on his forthcoming EP, Green Apples and Oranges, which drops January 7th.

Sounds like: Future sex, love sounds.

Link/Listen/Watch: [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/elaquent/aurora-feat-esta[/soundcloud]


Artist: Emily & The Woods “Helios”
Album:
Then We Collide EP
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Tasting the words that hang delicately on the tip of your tongue.

Sounds like: “Go till we’re tired, press till we’re inspired.”

Link/Listen/Watch:  [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/emilyandthewoods/helios-1[/soundcloud]

 

 

Juliette Jagger

Juliette Jagger is a Canadian music journalist. She is on Twitter @juliettejagger.

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