#UMANewMusicPlaylist 22

Running down our pick of the week’s best new music from independent and emerging acts…

Holy Bouncer – Mightly Mad

After supporting Paul Weller and Primal Scream in Spain this summer, Barcelona’s Holy Bouncer bring their brand of sun kissed Psych Rock to the worlds ears with their new single ‘Mightly Mad’ and accompanying visuals. They’ve also just announced UK dates for their extensive European tour. Follow @HolyBouncer

Prabh Deep – Suno

Spearheading the flourishing hip hop scene in Delhi, rapper and creative Prabh Deep has dropped new visuals for the single ‘Suno’ in conjunction with his debut album ‘Class-Sikh’ which are both out now. A story and artist has already been championed by Buzzfeed, Rolling Stone and Apple Music ‘New Artist Spotlight’ in India. Follow @PrabhDeepMusic

Russell Swallow Ft. Kal Lavelle – Chemicals

As one half of indie-folk act Swallow and the Wolf, Russell Swallow has already gathered a solid following on London’s live music scene, having opened for Britpop veterans Dodgy, Will and the People and Mercury Prize nominees Sweet Billy Pilgrim. Awarded a five-star live review for their performance at Edinburgh Fringe Festival, they were invited to play the BBC’s Own EdFringe Tent. Chemicals is a powerful & ethereal introduction to the sound of Russell’s debut solo EP: AM-BPM. It features Irish singer-songwriter Kal Lavelle as a guest vocalist. Follow @RussellSwallow

The Kondoors – Mr Rain

This singer/songwriting duo’s latest single is a mesmerising ode to overcoming a particularly rough patch in a relationship which acts as a great introduction to their sound. Its rousing atmosphere is built by layered passionate choir-like background vocals and emphatic piano chord changes; alongside the instrumentation are the duo’s magical vocals which soar, rise, fall and combine to create one voice of pure emotion and spirit. Follow @TheKondoors

NC Grey – Adonis

Off the back of her successful debut project Magic The EP, which was championed by several leading international tastemakers, Dublin-based British Nigerian singer and songwriter NC Grey has dropped these new visuals for the EP’s lead single ‘Adonis’, fast becoming a favourite among fans and critics alike, including SoulBounce who premiered the video. Follow @TheNCGrey

Keeper – Pretty Baby

Looking to build on the success of their critically acclaimed debut ‘Corners EP’ and off  the back of  a busy festival circuit which saw the act play SXSW and Fun Fun Fun Festival, the trio from Austin have released their latest synth- soul jam, the electrifying ‘Pretty Baby’. The single acts as a taster of what to expect in the coming months. Follow @KeeperMusic3

Titan – Chemistry ft. Angel

South London rapper Titan and British R&B star Angel have linked up to release the brand new music video for ‘Chemistry’, which premiered on VEVO this week. Produced by powerhouse production trio Fanatix, who have previously worked with Giggs, Chip, Fekky and Stefflon Don, among others, ‘Chemistry’ is a smooth and catchy UK rap tune delivered by Titan, held together by glorious R&B vocal sensibilities from Angel. Follow @t1titan1truth