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Sam Fender shares new single ‘That Sound’

Sam Fender has shared a new single, That Sound, lifted from his forthcoming debut EP ‘Dead Boys’, out 20th November through Polydor Records.

The young North Shields musician, whose lyrics tackle hard-hitting subjects of social importance and generational significance, are broadly drawn from his experiences growing up on Tyneside. The content is significant, and wrapped in rousing, propulsive, arena-sized anthems.

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Dermot Kennedy shares new single ‘Power Over Me’

It’s not difficult to see why fans of Dermot Kennedy are emotionally connected to his music. Kennedy is a storyteller. His talent for songwriting unmatched. On latest single ‘Power Over Me’, Dermot once again delivers unapologetic lyrics with his distinctive Irish grit, driven by the idea of an all-consuming love.

Talking about the song, Dermot explains: The whole song started with just that one idea, that sole lyric of ‘you’ve got that power over me’. The idea of being totally bewitched by somebody, to be totally under their spell, in a really good way. Just totally enamoured.

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Friendly Fires share new Disclosure produced single ‘Heaven Let Me In’

Summer 2018 has been one to remember for St Albans trio Friendly Fires. The band – comprised of Ed Macfarlane, Edd Gibson and Jack Savidge – returned to to remind us all exactly why we fell in love with them in the first place.

Friendly Fires are back again, with their second new song of 2018. Built around a euphoric loop, ‘Heaven Let Me In’ is co-produced with Disclosure and was written in one late night session at the electronic duo’s north London studio.

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LISTEN :: Diplo shares ‘California’ EP feat. Lil Xan, DRAM & more

California, the new EP and first solo body of work in five years from Diplo, is out now on Mad Decent. Stream below.

Named for the state where he recorded the EP, California is something of a full circle moment for Diplo, who called his debut album Florida for the state where he grew up.

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LISTEN :: Snow Patrol return with new single ‘Don’t Give In’

Snow Patrol return with ‘Wildness’, due May 25th, their first studio album in seven years, which finds the band searching for clarity, connection, and meaning, while staying true to the melodic songwriting prowess that brought them to prominence.

The album is produced by Jacknife Lee, Snow Patrol’s longtime producer and collaborator. Don’t Give In, the first single from the album, is an empowering song about overcoming depression. Hear the track with its accompanying visuals below.

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