New Music Roundup - August 2019

 

Greetings from the Lab!

This week’s new releases hit heavy on Trap and splinter off from there. You get some shiny and positive pop, a cosmic trip, and soothing synthesis. This is an ideal mix of albums for modern and trendy messaging. Let’s do this thing. 

Label: HypeKit

Album: Electro 2.0 (HK-14)

Brief Description: An updated collection of electrified promo cues exploding with vibe and pulsing with energy, perfect for fashion, nightlife, competition, advertising, and extreme sports. Triumphant synths and powerful melodies combine with epic beats to create some powerful tracks.

Prevalent Keywords: Adrenaline, Driving, Epic, Pulsating, Passionate, Pounding, Pumping

Genre(s): Electronic

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Label: Ultraphonic

Album: Trap Phonic (ULT-068)

Brief Description: Powerful brass stabs, quirky vocal samples, and a variety of trap beats make this an eclectic and current album. We’ve got some dub and trip hop elements thrown in too. Plus a sweet sugar skull album cover for good measure.

Prevalent Keywords: Driving, Edgy, Percussive, Chaotic, Sweaty, Industrial, Aggressive

Genre(s): Electronic

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Label: Organic Spark

Album: Friendly Faces (OSPK-076)

Brief Description: Uplifting pop shop tracks to make you smile. We’ve got guitar driven tracks with a positive spin, keeping things bright and light. Tasteful percussion is sprinkled throughout, along with some ukulele, bass, and keys. They say happiness is infectious. Pass it on.

Prevalent Keywords: Charming, Inspirational, Carefree, Discovery, Documentary, Corporate, Positive

Genre(s): Indie, Pop, Soundtrack

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Label: HypeKit

Album: Trap Beats (HK-15)

Brief Description: Trap music from hitmakers, beats filled with attitude and swagger, primed for that playoff push or highlighting your team’s compelling backstories. Dirty bass and intense beats build the drama, with plenty of sonic surprises along the way.

Prevalent Keywords: Action, Arcade, Edgy, Intense, Adrenaline, Rhythmic, Robotic

Genre(s): Hip-Hop

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Label: Ultraphonic

Album: Synthesis (ULT-069)

Brief Description: Sustained neoclassical movements and atmospheres built on drones and arpeggios alike. Hazy synths float through airy soundscapes with synth pads and orchestral strings throughout, perfect for supporting your dramatic podcast or documentary.

Prevalent Keywords: Ambient, Atmospheric, Rhythmic, Discovery, Enchanting, Cinematic, Reflective

Genre(s): Soundtrack, Drama

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Label: 3 Ingredients Or Less

Album: Cosmic Jam (3ING-065)

Brief Description: Psychedelic, chill, and funked out jams, but with a purpose. The psych-soul trio of electric guitar, bass, drums keeps things moving with simple riffs and just the right amount of repetition.

Prevalent Keywords: Funky, Laidback, Minimal, Calm, Mellow, Contemplative, Chill

Genre(s): Rock, Indie

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