Behind The Song: “Fading” – Wensday

Wensday is a project by Melbourne based singer-songwriter Rachel Rothfield, and producer Davide Carbone. The latest single from the project is “Fading,” which tells the story of giving up the conventional path to follow her passion, and the fear and self doubts that come with it. Rachel dropped out of university to follow a career … More Behind The Song: “Fading” – Wensday

Behind The Song: Ayelle – “Issues”

Swedish-Iranian songstress Ayelle kicked off 2017 with latest single “Issues”. Produced by the Berlin duo BLYNE,  “Issues” is yet another confronting track from the London based artist. “Issues” deals with an abusive relationship and the aftermath that follows. Ayelle is known for speaking her mind in her music. Regarding her track, “Machine;” The Line of Best Fit called … More Behind The Song: Ayelle – “Issues”

Behind The Song: Bells Atlas – “NCAT”

Oakland-based pop-soul band Bells Atlas recently unveiled their latest single, “N C A T.” Bells Atlas also shared, “Nothing Comes After This (NCAT) is about the feeling when you know a relationship has run it’s course. All of the little things have added up to something so big that they have eclipsed the light that the … More Behind The Song: Bells Atlas – “NCAT”

Behind The Song: Noah Kahan – “Young Blood”

Small town Vermont native, and new Republic Records signee Noah Kahan just released his debut single, “Young Blood,” last Friday.  The 20 year old songwriter writes songs that are laced with a youthful wisdom and his writing reflects the universal feeling of being lost and foreshadows the excitement that comes with a leap into the unknown. While … More Behind The Song: Noah Kahan – “Young Blood”

Behind The Song: Sonya Kitchell – “Funeral”

  Earlier this year, acclaimed songwriter Sonya Kitchell released her latest album, We Come Apart. Since then, Kitchell has continued to perform all over the world as a soloist and with other groups including Tedeschi Trucks Band. In the shocking aftermath of the U.S. Presidential Election, however, that led Kitchell back to formal recorded output … More Behind The Song: Sonya Kitchell – “Funeral”

Behind The Song: The Regrettes – “Seashore”

Following last week’s election results, Los Angeles based punk band  The Regrettes released their newest single “Seashore.” The track, led by the political Lydia Night, has been described as a feminist anthem and “fuck you to Donald Trump.” Check out the track below. “‘Seashore’ goes out to our president-elect, Donald Trump. The song is about dealing with … More Behind The Song: The Regrettes – “Seashore”

Behind The Song: Aria Hennessy – “Where Did The Love Go”

Aria Hennessy is a 23 year old performer hailing from the West Coast of Canada. Although multi faceted, Aria’s music can best be described as r&b tinged electro pop and highlights her soulful, smooth vocal style and fine tuned lyricism. Aria’s second single “Where Did The Love Go” is her most emotional release so far … More Behind The Song: Aria Hennessy – “Where Did The Love Go”

Behind The Song: Brock Baker – “A FairyTale Ending”

Some may recognize him as a former Dalton Warbler (fellow Gleeks, where you at?) but Brock Baker is also a talented singer and songwriter. At the young age of four, Brock started his musical journey performing in front of thousands and participating in singing competitions and in 2007, he received his first musical award at … More Behind The Song: Brock Baker – “A FairyTale Ending”

Behind The Song: “Closer” – The Chainsmokers

If you’re anything like us, you’ve had The Chainsmokers’ newest single, “Closer” ft. Halsey, on repeat. We asked the DJ duo what inspired the song (they want you to know it’s NOT a love song), and how they went about writing and production. Check out what they had to say below the video. “So basically … More Behind The Song: “Closer” – The Chainsmokers