Saturday, December 4, 2021

New music: Ed Sheeran – ‘Even My Dad Does Sometimes’

It's a massive week for Ed Sheeran - no sooner had he just dropped The Man, the Suffolk-born star has now unleashed a further song from his upcoming record X, by way of Even My Dad Does Sometimes. Taking a totally different cue from it's...

New music: Sampha – ‘Too Much’

After working with Drake on Nothing Was The Same album-track Too Much, British soul artist Sampha has premiered his beautiful solo rendition of the track. The piano-heavy down-tempo track sounds totally removed from the Drake collaboration; and does incredibly well to prove the full range...

New music: Sia shares acoustic version of ‘Chandelier’

Sia has debuted a stripped-back rendition of her summer hit Chandelier. The track, the lead single from the Australian's acclaimed album 1000 Forms Of Fear, hears Sia drive her power vocals throughout the piano-led new imagination of the original; a striking attempt that further cements...

Listen: Cody Simpson premieres ‘Acoustic Sessions’ EP

Australian teen popstar Cody Simpson has unveiled a new Acoustic Sessions EP. The tracks, sounding almost 'John Mayer-esque', are no surprise, considering a recent Idolator interview stood Mayer's latest LP Paradise Valley as one of Simpson's favourite albums of all time. Take a listen to...

Sam Smith unveils new track ‘Nirvana’

Further to his announcement yesterday, blog-favourite Sam Smith has premiered his new track Nirvana. The track, receiving it's first airplay on Zane Lowe's Radio 1 show this evening, serves as Smith's follow-up to his July track Safe With Me. Take a listen to Nirvana below:

New music: Arlissa – ‘You’re Not Alone’

British vocalist Arlissa's haunting cover of Olive's You're Not Alone has been unveiled in its full guise. The track initially shot to prominence after featuring in the new BBC One drama What Remains. Check out the full track below:

Ellie Goulding unveils acoustic of Calvin Harris ‘I Need Your Love’

Calvin Harris and Ellie Goulding's duet of I Need Your Love has been given the acoustic makeover, by Miss Goulding herself, and she sounds as enchanting and as beautiful as ever. The original, taken from Harris' third album 18 Months, was released earlier this year,...

Fancy remixing Basement Jaxx’s new smash ‘What A Difference Your Love Makes’?

Further to the forthcoming release of their new single/EP What A Difference Your Love Makes, dance supremos Basement Jaxx have made the acapella available to download for free for all you budding remixers. Check the link below and go do your thing!

Charli XCX performs haunting cover of Backstreet Boys’ ‘I Want It That Way’

British artist Charli XCX surprised fans yesterday by performing a fantastic haunting rendition of US group The Backstreet Boys' I Want It That Way. Whilst we're not fans of the original here (sorry!), the interpretation, performed at Chicago's Borderline goes down as one of our...

Ellie Goulding covers Alt-J’s ‘Tessellate’

Ellie Goulding has unveiled her cover of Alt-J's Tessellate. The single was originally released as the third cut from the British indie band's debut album An Awesome Wave last year; Goulding's vocals add another layer of brilliance onto the track (as per)! Check out her cover...