Ocean Eyes (Astronomyy Edit) : Billie Eilish & Astronomyy

Astronomyy is a relatively unknown British alternative electro-pop artist that is self-described as "Surf/Urban," an unrecognized sub-genre. It would most likely be located somewhere near the "House" end of the EDM spectrum of Electronic. The intertwining of alternative elements - such as Astronomyy's signature "space guitar" sound - and electronic music have not been paired this well…Read more Ocean Eyes (Astronomyy Edit) : Billie Eilish & Astronomyy

Higher Love : Alessandro Taccini Feat. Pierre Soyer

Steve Winwood's original "Higher Love" that was released in 1986 got a re-work by the up and coming DJ, Alessandro Taccini, in 2014. The catchy choral lyrics, "Bring me a higher love / Where's that higher love that I keep thinking of?" surrounded by the simple and smooth deep house beat gives this track the makings of…Read more Higher Love : Alessandro Taccini Feat. Pierre Soyer

Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party : Courtney Barnett

Courtney Barnett hails from Melbourne, Australia and is starting to make a splash here in the US. Her debut album, Sometimes I Sit and Think, Sometimes I Just Sit, was released in late March to a slew of critical acclaim as well as lending an assist to Barnett's nomination for Best New Artist at the 58th…Read more Nobody Really Cares If You Don’t Go to the Party : Courtney Barnett

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

90’s Rock

These songs may not necessarily be from the 90's but they all share those common sounds: guitar riffs, heavy drums, and in-your-face vocals. Enjoy! Fuel | Shimmer Staind | It's Been Awhile Nickelback | Someday Everclear | I Will Buy You a New Life Hinder | Lips of an Angel Theory of a Deadman |…Read more 90’s Rock

Summer Sounds

With Memorial Day weekend coming to a close, marking the official start to summer 2016, we at New Alt Sounds want to share the songs that we believe will be hits all season long. So take a look, add them to your favorite music playback service, and jam out accordingly! ZHU x Skrillex x THEY |…Read more Summer Sounds

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)