Eli Lev is a musician for the ages. Not your typical singer-songwriter, his Americana based music is blended with a bit of Rock n’ Roll flare. His new EP, “All Roads East,” is a breath of fresh air in the current music scene. Citing influences from Tom Petty to Sufjan Stevens, Lev takes on a unique sound of his own. The first single from the record “Go Down,” has been garnering acclaim from fans and critics alike. Standout pieces on the album include “Just Trying to Get Home,” and “Making Space,” which showcases his witty lyricism and intricate instrumentation. Throughout the release we hear an artist making a name for himself, with luscious tones and vibrant melodies laced throughout. His Folk-experimentation is bold and enchanting, as his heavenly vocals take us away. As we head into 2018, Eli Lev is certainly a name to watch in the new year.
Give a listen to “Go Down,” here: https://soundcloud.com/elilevmusic/go-down-1
Hailing from Toronto, songstress Asha Pieper is a breath of fresh air. Her new single, “Voices,” makes her standout as an artist to watch as we head into the new year. Her sultry jazz-esque vocals delight as she brings a deep tonality into the piece. The melodic track is rich and memorable as she speaks of issues facing women of the world today.
Pieper shares of the track:
“There was a period of time, that many of the relationships I held as secure and sacred, exploded. It took me a long time to realize, and to accept, that the world is heedy, and complex, and even if it doesn’t end with a happy ending, at least it’s over. And that can be something good.”
Dive into “Voices” here:
Emil 13 is back with his stunning new single, “Angela,” which is fresh in your eardrums today. The musician that has been making waves over the past couple of months, brings an intriguing track to the table that will have you craving more of his incredible artistry. Throughout his lyrical flow takes us away over a bed of enticing instrumentation that fills the song from start to finish. A standout way to close out the year for Emil 13, we’re at the edge of our seats wondering what he has to offer in the new year. We are ready and waiting…
stop.drop.rewind entices with their new single today “I Was Portrait.” The eclectic power-pop group has been creating music for a number of years, which have seen the dynamic set releasing 4-EPs under their name. Created by Kris Lohn, DJ Crenson, Andy Sutton and Josh Andrews, the quarter take the genre to a whole new and unique level. “I Was a Portrait” is a perfect first listen into the band. Their vibrant sounds have seen them opening for the likes of The Misfits, Ronnie Winter, Hawthorne Heights and countless others. As 2017 comes to a close, stop.drop.rewind go out with a band, as they smoothly and swiftly take their sound into the new year. Give a listen to the latest track below, and prepare to be hooked!
Stream here: https://soundcloud.com/stopdroprewind/i-was-a-portrait/s-HRKxn
Our latest obsession over here at Modern Mystery is songstress Kristin Rebecca. Just unveiling her new single “Wackos and Weirdos,” the musical Goddess impresses with her delightful and vibrant sound. Blending elements of Americana and Folk Pop, her music bends genres while gracefully creating a unique and eclectic sound all of her own. Kristin Rebecca combines a blissful sound of vocals, harp and guitar that enchants with her songwriting which brings in the old and the new. It’s safe to say that Kristin Rebecca is an artist to watch out for in 2018, and we’re on the edge of our seats!
Stream here: https://soundcloud.com/krharp/wackos-and-weirdos