UK-based duo Stööki Sound have made their presence known as grimey trap aficionados mixing every conceivable genre with their own proprietary blend of hip hop and heavy bass, but we’ve only just seen the tip of the iceberg.
"The way some people feel like they were born in the wrong body, I feel like I was born in the wrong part of the country," explains New York native Luna Shadows, whose love affair with Los Angeles has given birth to some of the most refreshingly soulful and haunting indie pop to come out this year. Her first music video for "Hallelujah California," the final track off her Summertime EP released in July, premieres Friday (Sept. 9) exclusively on Billboard.
Grabbitz is one of those artists who’s always writing, every single day. As a little kid growing up in the '90s in Buffalo, New York with older siblings, Nick Chiari wanted to be Trent Reznor or Chris Cornell. Then as an angry teenager, he wanted to be Eminem. As an adult, he wanted to be some combination of Skrillex and deadmau5. Grabbitz as a project has produced thousands of tracks in countless genres leading up to the latest release, Better With Time.