Hey there, lovers of sound! Submerge yourself in the enthralling depths of Electronic, Chillout, and multitudinous other music genres with the music review, “Beneath the Sound Waves”.
Accompanied by a fascinating curated playlist, your journey begins here.
Starting at the shores of Electronic, we navigate the genre’s vibrant culture, featuring cutting-edge artists crafting waves on the music scene. Our voyage continues as we ride the mellow tides of Chillout, capturing its essence and introducing the remarkable musicians defining its music style. Boldly venturing beyond, we discover independent talents across various genres, whose beats are set to captivate your auditory sense.
Ready to catch the rhythm wave? Check it out, follow these amazing artists on Spotify, and dive into the depths of our captivating curated playlists. Begin your journey “Beneath the Sound Waves”!
1) JEANDELAFAMILY – Solution Dub
From the heart of Saint Pierre, Ile de la Réunion, JEANDELAFAMILY shines as a unique figure in independent music. His latest single, “Solution Dub,” seamlessly fuses experimental electronic with alternative pop, embodying a sense of edge and catchiness reminiscent of iconic artists like Prince and David Bowie. This track swirls with elements of groove and roots, delivering an unforgettable musical journey.
With “Solution Dub,” JEANDELAFAMILY revives 80’s vibes meshed with alternative Indie R&B for today’s listeners. The nostalgic melodies, amplified by intriguing male voice effects, float atop a pulsing dub beat, making this innovative track an easily digestible sonic masterpiece. As one ardent fan stated, “It’s a trailblazing auditory painting.”
Reggae and electronic aficionados alike should pay attention to JEANDELAFAMILY’s innovative music. His mesmerizing blend of sounds and rhythms is a testament to his incomparable artistry. Be sure to explore his work on his BandCamp, follow him on Spotify, and enjoy our playlist featuring “Solution Dub.” Connect with the eccentric music of his 15-track album “Judge Not To Be Not Judge”, and become part of the family!
2) SOUNDS M – Still Echoes
SOUNDS M, a gem rising from the heart of Japan, Osaka, is out with her latest single, “Still Echoes.” Her music unfolds expansively against the background of a hauntingly atmospheric soundscape — the trio of pianos capturing the listener in a slow and mysterious dance. This unique composition evokes a nostalgic and cinematic quality as it escorts the listener through unexpected sonic pathways. “Imagine journeying through a vast, dark cosmic space, each note echoing the solitude around”, she has stated about her art, creating a captivating picture for her listeners.
Bearing a slight resemblance to the work of famous new-age artists such as Enya and Kitarō, SOUNDS M effortlessly navigates between the avant-garde and easy listening realms, introducing a fresh and unique approach. The blend of acoustic, relaxing tones and Asian-based cultural elements in her work is simply unrivalled. Her music is a bridge, connecting the present and the past, all while whispering a sweet promise of the future.
As incredible as “Still Echoes” is, you just can’t pass up the opportunity to explore more of what SOUNDS M has to offer. So, check it out, visit her website, and follow her on Spotify. Give our playlist a like and prepare to lose yourself in a thrilling symphony of ambient and contemporary sounds.
3) TDF – Odyssey Of Your Life
Immerse yourself in TDF‘s music, a Tokyo-based artist creating a revolutionary ripple in the waters of electronic pop. Dive head first into “Odyssey Of Your Life,” an EP that cranks out synth-pop grooves reminiscent of famous artists like Depeche Mode. TDF introduces an Asian-based culture that elegantly merges cinematic soundscapes with leftfield beats, resulting in a unique chillout style that’s super edgy.
Listen to “The Dripper’s Film” and you’ll experience a rich tapestry of sound that complicates and expands the traditionally binary definitions of electronic music. TDF’s music pulsates with the energy of a rave and like Jackson Pollock’s art, loops and swirls around in patterns that challenge, delight, and surprise. His aesthetic is an amalgamation of experimental electronic and lofi hip-hop beats blending the avant-garde with the familiar in ways that infuse life with refreshing vibrancy.
“If music is the food of the soul, then play on TDF,” as one might quote that a listener said. Don’t let the avant-garde electronic label fool you, there’s a crossover appeal here that’s sure to attract a broad audience. From his quirky, lo-fi pop arrangements to the experimental general beats that recall the instrumental prowess of Bjork, TDF is a banger you wouldn’t want to miss. Follow him on Spotify, and like and listen to our playlist. Check it out,-enrich your musical journey.
4) SAMBOX – Wabi Sabi
Continuing the journey through the soul of Japan that began with “Hanami”, French independent duo SAMBOX return with “Wabi Sabi”, a sonic tale of a magic universe. It’s a cinematic masterpiece that serves as a perfect backdrop to life’s soundtrack. This world music presentation doesn’t simply tell a tale, it embodies the essence of Wabi Sabi, the Japanese concept that celebrates beauty in imperfection and finds harmony in ephemerality. Modern yet authentic, ambient yet powerful; no finer words can be spoken about this exquisite musical creation.
Imbued with a chilling lounge-esque demeanour, SAMBOX’s electronic score intertwines harmoniously with Anita Barbereau’s cello melodies, presenting the auditory equivalent of a Zen garden’s serenity and the raw emotion of everyday life. The blend delivers an emotionally rich instrumental experience, reminiscent of the contemporary proficiency seen in the works of artists like Ryuchi Sakamoto and Kitarō. In the words of a knowledgeable listener, “SAMBOX’s ‘Wabi Sabi’ is much more than a song; it’s sonic artistry that basks in the nostalgic touch of imperfections and the fleeting beauty of life.”
“Wabi Sabi” serves as an inviting oasis in the often tumultuous desert of our fast-paced world. Its relaxing, almost meditative tone encourages a connection with the present moment, an appreciation of life’s simple joys, and a pleasure in its inherent imperfections. It’s a new-age love song to life itself and one that delivers its message with the same super edgy, yet easy-listening style that evokes the Europe-based culture of its creators. Your journey into the heart of Wabi Sabi begins by visiting their website, and our curated playlist, following SAMBOX on Spotify, and indulging in this evocatively relaxing musical soundscape.
5) GIARDINI OORT – Login
Ravenna, Italy has bestowed another gem onto the global music scene—a promising artist, GIARDINI OORT. He marks his presence with the enchanting single, ‘Login,’ a unique blend of ambient tones and contemporary downtempo rhythms. Embellished with his soothing male vocals, the unique song bears resemblance to the serene trip-hop touch of Massive Attack and the soulful depth of Bonobo. As Friedrich Nietzsche said, “Without music, life would be a mistake,” and true to this, the first phase of this song serves as a refuge from the mundanity and chaos of the external world, allowing listeners to find solace and mental clarity.
‘Login’, doesn’t stop at relaxation. Instead, it takes listeners on an introspective journey to connect with their inner spirits. Much like password-granting system access, the track becomes a ‘metaphysical login’ to one’s soul. Masterfully melding art pop’s vibrancy and a banger’s energy in a super edgy, cinematic style, this soundtrack-like single exudes a relaxing sophistication undeniably reflective of Europe-based culture.
Whether you’re a connoisseur of a relaxing soul or a fan of edgy trip-hop, take the sonic journey with GIARDINI OORT. Visit his YouTube channel, follow him on Spotify, and enhance your music experience with our expertly curated playlist. Check out ‘Login,’ and allow this contemporary banger to attune your conscious self to your spirit.