Global weekly: New albums - M83, Miley Cyrus, Fever Ray, U2, fresh AI feature on Spotify and Oscars'23
In this week's Global Weekly - Oscars 2023, new releases from M83, Fever Ray, Miley Cyrus, U2, latest AI features on Spotify, upcoming events - Tomorrowland and Paris Art Fair and bobe.me top picks for you...
Open Call for Estonian students: music industry internship programme INTRO
The program is a good opportunity for students to take the first steps in the music sector and to cooperate with exciting music companies.
Latvian Saint Levića releases single "Pieradini mani" and video celebrating freedom of self-expression
The song, written during RIGaLIVE songwriting camp, is about cherishing the good moments and finding peace in the midst of life's many challenges. Listen!
Latvian DJ Arman Aveiru makes history with first "EDMA" nomination
In the popular music award of the year "EDMA" in the nomination "Rising Mashup Artist Of The Year", a DJ from Latvia - DJ Arman Aveiru - is nominated for the first time in history.
Katrīna Gupalo & Ukrainian band Varakuta release a song and new donation campaign
Anthemic orchestral and drum & bass in "Kamēr pret sauli kāpu" song, created by Katrīna Gupalo and Ukrainian band Varakuta. Listen and support the fundraising campaign to help Ukrainian actor-sniper Mikhail Dosenko.
Judith Parts first single "Meadowsweet" released from upcoming conceptual album
Judith Parts is a multi-instrumentalist, producer, and Copenhagen-based artist, proud to announce the release of her single “Meadowsweet”. It is the first single from her upcoming conceptual album that will be released in 6 chapters.
Viktors Buntovskis releases debut single "Mēness"
The X Factor contestant Viktors shares a song and music video about painful breakup.
Intars Busulis urges belief in humanity in latest song "Āmen"
The song is a call to believe in humanity, which gives hope for the future, regardless of world events, disasters, and natural catastrophes. It is a fight for freedom in all times and events.
Dan Lion's debut single "Trompete" inspired by life in Essex
Dan Lion shares the first sketch of his debut album - a song inspired by the English culture and life in Essex.
Monika Linkytė to represent Lithuania in ESC with a song co-produced by Latvian artists
With exact amount on points between Rūta Mur and Monika Linkytė, the jury panel made the final choice of choosing Monika as representative of Lithuania in Eurovision Song Contest.
Zelta Mikrofons: Epic performances, impressive scenography and NFT awards
On February 18, the annual Latvian music recording award ceremony, "Zelta Mikrofons '23," took place at the Ķīpsala Exhibition Center, awarding 21 nominations.
Experimental electronic music artist Vultura releases music video for "Noliec Ziedus"
The video is split into two different parts to resemble the dynamic the "Noliec Ziedus" song offers - flowing from rave inspired mood to dream-like calmness.
I MEAN LOVE presents a fusion of artistic talents & values in a song “Savējo Sirdi”
Latvian artist I MEAN LOVE has released a song "Savējo Sirdi" inspired by relationships that force to work with ourselves. Listen!
Drummer Kārlis Roberts Kalējs showcases creativity in "Ode to Becoming" album
Kārlis Roberts Kalējs releases an album "Ode to Becoming". Each track is composed and arranged entirely on drums.
"Exciting and original content is one of the most difficult aspects of writing a story for me, because you don't want to write the same love song over and over again," explains NOËP
NOËP releases a colourful studio album "Move Your Feet"
NOËP has loved sampling since the early days of his career, but on the new album "Move Your Feet" this technique gets on a whole new meaning. Listen...
Lithuanians Deeper Upper celebrate love with a new single & concert
The Vilnius-based indie rock band, Deeper Upper, is celebrating Valentine's Day with the release of their latest single, "Love Me."
Latvia and Estonia announce Eurovision contestants
In Latvia and Estonia, the Eurovision Song Contest national selection winners were chosen on Saturday, February 11. In the national selection of Latvia, the band Sudden Lights won, while Alika was selected as the representative of Estonia.
Latvian singer Niklāss believes in fairies and dedicates a song to them
Latvian young musician Niklāss shares a new song about fairies who take care of our joy and quietly watch over us.
Kitty Florentine shares Icelandic Lansdcape Remixes by Tonik Ensemble and Ruxpin
Estonian hottest alternative act Kitty Florentine shared Icelandic remixes by Tonik Ensemble and Ruxpin.
Find your strength with Mikus Mustang's latest composition
Mikus Mustang has released his own instrumental composition "Human Attacks Human".
"Forever" video: A story of timeless emotion by Markus Riva
Filmed in Los Angeles, a music video for Markus Riva's latest single "Forever" has been released. The single was created in collaboration with producer Gharah PK, whose list of produced musicians includes Chris Brown, Craig David, Nicole Scherzinger, and the K-pop group AESPA.
Latvian Artist Redefines Alternative Country with "Baby Lightning"
Latvian artist Kristiāns Laizāns has announced his new alt-country project "Red Lung" and releases a single "Baby Lightning" from his upcoming debut EP "Sleepless".
FAKTS Makes triumphant return to music with "Neuztraucies"
After a longer break, musician FAKTS returns to the public music scene with a new song "Neuztraucies".
Gallery: Apocalyptica at Arena Riga
One of the most well-known Finnish symphonic metal bands "Apocalyptica" performed at Arena Riga, Latvia. See gallery...
Gallery: Epica at Arena Riga
Epica show had it all - power, charming soprano, passionate audience. View gallery...
Eesti Laul 2023: Finalists and performance order revealed
Get ready, music lovers! The highly-anticipated final of Eesti Laul 2023 is just around the corner and the stage is set for an unforgettable night of music and entertainment.
Tallinn Music Week '23: Conference Key Topics, Artist Applications & AI Design
TMW this year promises to be even more exciting than previous years, with a record number of artist applications received and a unique collaboration with AI to create a design for the festival. In addition to the music festival, TMW also features a comprehensive conference program.
Main film character vibes in Treeeye single "Patrol An Idea"
Latvian band Treeeye introduces to their first single since 2021 - "Patrol An Idea". Funk-rock, guitars and main film character vibes.
[Ex] da Bass with British singer Ian J release inspiring single "Rising Up"
Latvian DJs new single "Rising Up" is about new beginnings and striving higher, both in the context of the world's recovery and his musical career.