Another bonus comes as Circa Survive ask their fans for any questions they have via their website. You can hear all these tracks and see if they answered your question below. Head on over to the SoundCloud Sessions blog to watch the live videos of this performance.
If you have a cravin’ for some new music, check out the releases below! You can also learn more about the recent AmpKit and Skint contests (which both have very cool prizes) and the music blog, Analog Giant. Scroll down and check it all out!
EMI Sweden have recently signed new artist, Carl Norén. Hear the acoustic version of his track, “Going Out Tonight”, to give your ears a taste of what his music is like!
Here’s another new release for you! Badly Drawn Boy is streaming his most recent album on SoundCloud. You can hear it all below or head to his SoundCloud page!
Our Blog of the Week was Analog Giant! Read the awesome interview with them here. There’s also a nice little list of songs they recommend to check out as well!
In celebration of Skint’s 15th birthday, you can have a chance to win a year’s worth of a Pro account on SoundCloud, as well as a Skint 15 CD signed by Fatboy Slim, X-Press 2, Tim Deluxe, Midfield General and Kidda. All you have to do is name the first 15 tracks in the player located here (more details about the contest are also at that link)!
Another contest! AmpKit announced the Ultimate Tone Contest last week. Enter your AmpKit recording for a chance to win a Peavey Classic 30/112 amplifier and other cool things! For more details, go here!
It’s time for a wrap-up of this week’s SoundClouders of the Day! They’re all listed below and remember, you can check out every SoundClouder of the Day ever in this group here! Now, on to the gems of this week!
From Auckland, New Zealand, Simon (also known as Simbosan on SoundCloud) kicked off this week as our first SoundClouder Of The Day. He describes his stuff as “strange genre-confused stuff [that’s] generally mellow.” What we got out of it was a great mix of ukeleles, horns, epic soundscapes & compositions. Hear “The Rain Dance” below!
Blues and jazz pianist, Julia Barry, is a talented indie musician out of NY. This singer-songwriter just recorded her second album and is ready to show off her music! Check out “Tell Me” and the rest of her stuff here.
Jami Welch (better known as Seams) is a sound engineering student and former community intern here at SoundCloud. He very recently released a new EP called Tourist, which was recorded in Berlin during his internship here. Hear “Hung Markets” below and the rest of his stuff on his SoundCloud page!
From Cologne, Germany, the very talented Mr. Hellopiedpiper was our SoundClouder of the Day yesterday! Hear his nice folk music below and befriend him on SoundCloud by listening and following!
If you feel like relaxing, check out Aliquo, Friday’s SoundClouder of the Day. Aliquo is a duo from England that has been beamed from a nebula far far away. Have a listen below to hear what we’re talking about!