Corey Smith : Twenty-One

If you've ever spent a good amount of time below the Mason-Dixon line then you're most likely familiar with Corey Smith. Born in Jefferson, Georgia in 1979, Smith is revered as a God in the town of Athens, Georgia. Because of his close proximity to the University of Georgia while growing up, Smith spent a considerable…Read more Corey Smith : Twenty-One

Major Lazer : Light It Up (Feat. Nyla)

Cascading and electronic arpeggios, flowing synths, and a steady bass element creates a great foundation for one of many musical successes via the Major Lazer group comprised of Diplo and Walshy Fire. Nyla, a featured reggae and dancehall artist hailing from Kingston, Jamaica, delivers the appropriate lyrics that coordinate with the house / trap /…Read more Major Lazer : Light It Up (Feat. Nyla)

What We’re Listening To Now… (05.07.16)

It's been a while since we've been in touch but we're back with some of our favorite sounds that we've been listening to lately. Check 'em out below and here on SoundCloud: AlunaGeorge | I'm In Control (Feat. Popcaan) SNBRN | Raindrops (Feat. Kerli) AlunaGeorge | My Blood (Feat. ZHU) AlunaGeorge | I Remember Michael Calfan…Read more What We’re Listening To Now… (05.07.16)

LANco : American Love Story

Hailing from Nashville, Tennessee, LANco (formerly known as Lancaster & Company) is an incredible country talent who is sure to have plenty of hits in the coming years. Their self-titled EP, released only on Spotify, has a song that really caught our ears here at New Alt Sounds. "American Love Story" is simple both in…Read more LANco : American Love Story

Major Lazer : Be Together (Feat. Wild Belle)

Major Lazer is an electronic music group formed by Diplo and Switch in 2008. The members currently consist of Diplo, Jillionaire, and Walshy Fire. Their full-length discography includes - Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do, Free the Universe, and Peace Is the Mission. "Be Together (Feat. Wild Belle)" skews towards Major Lazer's more electronic productions rather than their reggaeton tracks. We here…Read more Major Lazer : Be Together (Feat. Wild Belle)

Passenger : Heart’s On Fire

"Well I don't know how and I don't know why When something's living well you can't say die" English folk rock recording artist Passenger, best known for the hit "Let Her Go", has a slew of other works worth listening to. This track, "Heart's On Fire", the lead off their 2014 album Whispers is, in my humble opinion,…Read more Passenger : Heart’s On Fire

Louis The Child : It’s Strange (Ft. K.Flay)

Admittedly this song stretches the boundaries of what qualifies as alternative music, erring more on the side of electronic, but it's a good song and it would be a shame for you all to miss out on it. This song is very special because it will be featured on the upcoming edition of FIFA 16. Based…Read more Louis The Child : It’s Strange (Ft. K.Flay)