SQRD is a Swedish-born, Berlin-based lo-fi electronic producer already making waves with his Gold EP (2016) that achieved high praise from The Line Of Best Fit. This year, his Together EP takes listeners on a memory trip through life changing travel experiences in Japan, Iceland and Lebanon. “Scars” captures the enduring pain of war weary Beirut, where young people strive to build a better future. The heavy topic is offset by airy vocals and synthy bass like Blackbird Blackbird.
Gran Turismo Veloce are an Italian progressive rock band who, despite their incredible talent and like many other talented musicians, are struggling to make it in the mud of today’s music industry. There was a time when music and talent were the core of this industry, otherwise we wouldn’t be able to explain how Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” is the second best selling album of all times. Today, though, everything has changed. All you need is a pretty face, a weak falsetto, a couple of dull tunes created with Garage Band in less than 3 hours, thousands