Gordo’s Sad Hot Girls is a lo-fi post-wave indie bliss-out tune unlike anything we at We Are the Guard have heard in far too many years. Sad Hot Girls has that chill-stoned-on-the-beach sound but also twinges of psychedelic distortion, plus a modernized pop sensibility.
The chill future vibes from Paratone and the otherworldly vocal chops from Norweigan singer/songwriter Katrine Stenbekk make for two artists worth their weight in internet gold. They're about to POP like a champagne cork on a surprise birthday party on New Year's Eve.
Though it might be wintertime down under, Flight Facilities proves it is constantly a red-hot summer in their home of Australia. Arty Boy meshes uplifting house beats with Louise’s voice, which is well-versed in the indie pop genre.
Los Angeles-based electronic artist Jennifer Lee, better known by her stage pseudonym TOKiMONSTA, has spent the better part of the decade establishing herself as the top musical act in a thriving genre, and with her newest single featuring the sweet vocals of Yuna, Don’t Call Me is set to continue that trend.