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Soul

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Candice Dianna - Tear my heart in two     Soul, Pop, Folk, Country 13/09/2019
Meaningful and enlightening stories and lyrics song with both light and dark, power and weakness as Candice freely paints colours in the wind of sound vibrations over cascading piano.
After a brush with death and losing faith in the existence of True Love Candice Dianna brings to you the most relatable track as a reminder to have faith in waiting for a Mr or Mrs right rather than Mr or Mrs 'right now'.

With sounds of Ed Sheeran and Tennessee whiskey, the track is complemented with powerful gospel choir

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Dr Effector - Further On Up the Road (feat. Ben Scarf)     Soul, Pop, Dance 13/09/2019
Dr Effector is a Sydney based producer musician who records and plays various types of music.
Dr Effector's tender ode to spurned love and revenge. Will hopefully provide spiteful comfort to all those out there who have recently suffered disintegration in their lovelife. Funkify your hurt!

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Sam Conway - Something to Eat     Soul, First Nations, Blues, Roots 13/09/2019
Sam is a independent singer songwriter from Ipswich in Queensland.
The track is about growing up in a small community and being raised by a single mum.

Wanderers - Make It On My Own     Soul, R&B, Rock, Pop 13/09/2019
Genre-defying Wanderers have a trademark symphony of moods - the shredding of guitar riffs, dreamy harmonies, funky bass and a general feeling of nostalgia.
Recorded with the shaking of asses in mind, ‘Make It On My Own’ is about re-entering life after losing someone who has become your crutch and how you need to remind yourself that you'll be fine. The chorus becomes a mantra to dispel the anxieties displayed in the versus’ - conquering your doubts and telling yourself, you can do it!

Jeremy Hanley - Norman Rockwell     Soul 02/09/2019
Singer/songwriter whose songs are inspired by deep soul music from Memphis and Muscle Shoals, with a touch of Randy Newman irony.
The song uses soul music styling and instrumentation to deliver a commentary on the influence of American culture on my young self.

Other tracks by Jeremy Hanley:  Ersatz Love  -  Lilac Smoke
Emma Volard - Max     Soul, Jazz, R&B, Pop 28/08/2019
Emma Volard is a future-soul artist from Melbourne. Inspired by the likes of Erykah Badu and Jill Scott, her luscious compositions fuse soul with elements of jazz with percussive vocals.
The next generation of Melbourne soul is coming through. Artists like Emma have grown up listening to and watching Hiatus Kaiyote, 30/70 and Kaiit, and are adding their own take on the sound.

Taken from the 32-track Stylin' 900 compilation by 3RRR's Ennio Styles. Free download at heardandfelt.com.

Jade MacRae - Up Above Your Head     Funk/Soul 23/08/2019
Jade MacRae is a 3 X Aria nominee, multiple ARIA award winner. This is Jade’s first single under her own name since 2008
Written in September 2018 following a particularly volatile and unstable time on the Australian political landscape. It was a way for me to express my frustrations, and channel those feelings into a song which encourages people to get involved in their local community and to be heard, but also to keep their spirits up in the face of hard times.

Karate Boogaloo - Juicy Fruit     Funk/Soul, Retro, Instrumental, Soul 22/08/2019
Making up the rhythm section of long-time Melbourne soul favourites The Cactus Channel, ​Karate Boogaloo remind us of the beauty of colouring outside the lines.
KB gives us their flip on Mtume’s disco/R&B slow-jam “Juicy Fruit”. It’s a mid-tempo bounce, mellow and light to the touch with sprinkles of oozy synth and slide-guitar throughout.

Composed around a Linn LM-1 drum machine and recorded in under two hours, Mtume’s “Juicy Fruit” has had a lasting impact on the R&B and hip-hop scene.

Hot Potato Band - Thick     Funk/Soul, Roots, Pop, Funk 21/08/2019
HPB’s unique sound is built on the backs of three drummers and a sousaphone, with an array of horns covering catchy lines and providing a harmonic cloud for Ben (vocalist).
A cheeky song about avocado, but more importantly love and relating ones need for avocado (no matter what the cost) to ones need for love.

It’s catchy, light hearted and fun.

Michael Pignéguy & The Awakenings Ensemble feat' Alemay Fernandez - You Know You Do     Funk/Soul, World, Funk, Soul 21/08/2019
Michael Pignéguy is an accomplished drummer, composer, band-leader, arranger and producer. He performs & records alongside a variety of other skilled, international musicians & vocalists
You Know You Do is the first co-write between Michael & Singaporean vocalist Alemay Fernandez that harks back to the joyous grooves of the Acid Jazz era, with hints of disco. Recorded with a x 9 piece band

Stevie Riff - Moonlight Feat Kaycee Morgan     Funk/Soul, Soul, Pop, RnB 16/08/2019
Stevie Riff is an independent singer songwriter artist from Brisbane. Stevie's style of music is multi genre with more releases coming soon!
Moonlight is a spacey soul track with elements of Motown and a story of two passed lovers searching for each other's long lost souls across the universe of time and space. The track comes to life with the beautiful soul voice of Kaycee Morgan.

FELIVAND - waitin' for you     Funk/Soul, Pop, Easy Listening, Chill 14/08/2019
FELIVAND is the solo-project of 19 y/o singer/musician/producer, Felicity Vanderveen. Her sound pairs sophisticated Soul/R&B footnotes with dreamy trip-hop textures.
Laced with natural ambience, crunchy guitar, spacey synths and honied vocals, ‘Waitin’ for You’ oozes a lofi-feel and pulses with a dream-pop energy. The upbeat nature of the song against the intensity of Vanderveen's lyrics creates a unique atmosphere, leaving listeners with the potential of either a tear in their eye or a joyous head bop.

Jamilla - She.     Funk/Soul, RnB, Electronic 14/08/2019
Jamilla combines haunting soul vocals, self-produced R&B beats and chill-wave synths to create a beautiful and seamless brand of nu-soul music.
Drawing on her most empowering memories, Jamilla has nourished "She." into fruition. A track about positive ego affirmations and the exploration of self-identity.

Stevan - LNT     Funk/Soul, Pop, RnB 14/08/2019
Young Wollongong singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Stevan has quickly made a name for himself, with wide industry acclaim behind him and a natural ear for dreamy production.
A charming gaze into the pushes and pulls of blissful young love, “LNT” takes a late 60s feel layering sugar-dipped vocal harmonies with guitar melodies gleaming from ear to ear in another spotlight on Stevan’s natural musicianship. The effervescent arrangement shys away from the confines of genre, maintaining the local wunderkind’s come-to-be signature smooth vocals and lush production.

Miiesha - Drowning     Funk/Soul, RnB, Indigenous, Pop 13/08/2019
From the Aboriginal community of Woorabinda comes a 20 year old with a voice ready to be heard. A proud Pitjantjatjara/TSI woman, Miiesha uses her voice to educate and inspire.
Drowning is Miiesha's response to the assumption that to live in a community with limited opportunities is a choice, rather than a safe space to feel culturally at home.

The Holy Rollercoasters - Bathe In The Blood Of The Lamb     Funk/Soul, Soul, Funk, Pop 09/08/2019
Inspired by the masters of rhythm and blues, the ecstasy and tragedy of love and the beauty and gothicism of the bible. Performed by non-religious soul, blues and jazz-worshipping Brisbanites.
'Bathe' breathes heavy soul into its opening bars, with drummer Chris Evans introducing a backbeat that does not let up. It's the story of the relationship between an increasingly agnostic young man and his pious mother, in a time of war. Whilst thematically not your typical soul fare, it's packs one hell of a funky punch!

Other tracks by The Holy Rollercoasters:  Girl With The Dragon Tattoo  -  Song Of Offering
Stop That Mammoth - I'll Vibraslap ya     Funk/Soul, Funk 06/08/2019
Stop That Mammoth, a 6-piece all-female band of 16-year-old's from Castlemaine, Victoria that write fun, ska, funky songs that are good to have a dance to!
Play. This. Tune. 24hrs a day! An infectious [in a very cool kinda way!] tune from the wonderful Gals of Stop That Mammoth. Take a listen. You are going to LOVE "I'll vibraslap ya"

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Maya Rose - Time     Funk/Soul, RnB 02/08/2019
Maya Rose is a 90s R&B, Soul singer-songwriter, composer and musician from Castlemaine, Victoria.
Latest single ‘Time’ boasts the catchy lo-fi hip hop vibes that seem to be taking the world by storm offering the listener a time to reflect and ‘get in their feels’ to a period of their life that resonates within.

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No Nomad - Rollerblade     Funk/Soul, RnB, Jazz, Soul 02/08/2019
Unique sound rooted in jazz, neo-soul, and R&B. Coming out of Perth with infectious grooves, emotive melodies, and soulful style.
‘Rollerblade’ stitches emotive melodies with a bold attitude and infectious groove bringing together soul, jazz, and alternative influences.

Fellow Perth artist and good friend Max Black teamed up with the band on production duties.

'Rollerblade’ is the lead single from No Nomad’s upcoming debut EP ‘Kayak’, releasing on the 29th of August.

Coastal Elite - Shorebreak (From Now On)     Funk/Soul, Electronic, Easy Listening 26/07/2019
Cruising onto the airwaves is fresh collective Coastal Elite, armed with a deck crew of Sydney’s finest in shuffling boogie grooves each coming together as an amorphous marina-inspired sound system.
With breezy harmonies, steady percussion and phasing supersoul synths, the track is the epitome of Coastal Elite’s enveloping ‘Biarritz Boogie’-style grooves. The catchy gem is generated, performed and vocalised by leading yacht boogie maestros Joshua Beagley and Michael Di Francesco (Touch Sensitive) plus guest faces, serving up a positive message of emotional rebirth with a twinge of longing and heartbreak.