New Music From The Inbox: No Sinner, The Peach Kings, Amani AMI, Strange Talk, BESTiE

By: Juliette Jagger

Artist: No Sinner “Work Song”
Album: Boo-Hoo-Hoo
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Checkout this effortless rendition of Nina Simone’s “Work Song” from Vancouver powerhouse rock n’ soul outfit, No Sinner. Frontwoman Colleen Rennison has the kind of whisky-drenched voice that not only carries this song’s weight but oozes sex appeal.

Sounds like: “Hold it steady right there while I hit it / Well I reckon that ought get it.”

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Artist: The Peach Kings “Hold On”
Album:
Mojo Thunder
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LA based, The Peach Kings, pair sultry, layered vocals with deep, buzzing baselines and funky guitars.

Sounds like: “You take what you want, I take what I get.”

Link/Listen/Watch: [soundcloud params=”auto_play=true&show_comments=true&color=0ac4ff”]https://soundcloud.com/thepeachkings/hold-on[/soundcloud]

 

Artist: Amani AMI – “Feel The Rush”
Album:
Feel The Rush EP
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Amani AMI’s vocal runs on “Feel The Rush” bring to mind something we might have heard from Brit-pop act All Saints, and yet she’s poetic, sexy and seedy all at the same time.

Sounds like:  “Open me up, I wana feel I wana feel something.”

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Artist:  Strange Talk “Young Hearts”
Album:
Cast Away
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This tune get’s a nod for being a well-produced and anthemic electro-tinged radio track that’s all rolled up in youthful rebellion.

Sounds like: “They say we’re just young and fools.”

Link/Listen/Watch: WATCH HERE!

 

Artist: BESTiE – “Pineapple”
Album:
No Bad Days
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Well this tune’s just a shitload of summer fun––like Vampire Weekend with a hint of calypso.

Sounds like: “I searched for diamonds in the emerald sea / One day I found one and brought it home with me.”

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Juliette Jagger

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

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