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Holly Acres (Pop Punk)
The Ottawa, Ontario pop-punk band debut their first single, “Grounded”.

Babie (Pop)
NJ based singer-songwriter Babie releases a music video for her single “I’m Ready, Are You?”

Salem Trials (Metalcore)
With Michael Labelle (Horcux, A Skylit Drive), joining, the band releases a new single for “Divided”

Dreamshade (Metal)
Modern metal band Dreamshade drop their 2nd single “Shanghai Nights” off their album A Pale Blue Dot out on March 5th, 2021.

The Record Breakers (Country-Pop)
Canadian country-pop band The Record Breakers offer a ‘warm sweater on a cold day’ in song form with “Winter” — their new single, available now.

Sabriel (Neo Soul/Pop)
Las Vegas-based singer-songwriter Sabriel (pronounced shä brē el) releases her newest single “Love Again”.

Back on Earth (Pop-Punk/Rock)
Paris-based band Back on Earth release a super cool music video for “Back Home” which is off their EP Brand New Day, available on all digital platforms.

American Teeth (Alternative-Pop)
American Teeth, which comprises of singer Elijah Noll and producer Colin Brittain, release a lyric video for “Barred Out” featuring Twin XL.