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PULSE Artists To Watch In 2017

PULSE Artists To Watch In 2017

2016 brought breakout success for D.R.A.M. whose smash hit “Broccoli feat. Lil Yachty” hit #1 on the Billboard Hot Rap Songs Chart and earned him a Grammy award for “Best Rap/Sung Performance.” It was also a big year for Gallant who performed his song “Weight In Gold” with the likes of Elton John and Seal, and whose album Ology is nominated for “Best Urban Contemporary Album” at the 2017 Grammy Awards. Both artists were featured on many “Artists To Watch” lists at this time last... Read More

Pigeons & Planes – Best Songs of 2016 (So Far)

Pigeons & Planes – Best Songs of 2016 (So Far)

Pigeons & Planes released its list of the “Best Songs of 2016 (So Far)” and it features 5 songs from PULSE artists and writers. The list includes some of music’s biggest names from Kanye West to Drake and Beyonce. But as the blog stated in its feature, “we’ve also seen the emergence of some fantastic newcomers” and that “mainstream pop artists are working with underground talent, new artists are pushing genres into new territory, and local sounds are going global.” Songs by D.R.A.M., Starrah, and... Read More

PULSE @ COACHELLA

PULSE @ COACHELLA

PULSE clients BØRNS, Gallant, Run The Jewels, Matoma, and Miike Snow are all performing at this year’s Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, CA on the weekends of April 15th-17th and then again on April 22nd-24th. This will be Run The Jewels and Miike Snow’s second appearance at Coachella. BØRNS, Gallant, and Matoma are all making their festival debuts. Coachella draws more than 150,000 fans to its event every year and Rolling Stone Magazine dubbed it “The Best American Rock Festival.” Follow BØRNS on... Read More

PULSE @ SXSW

PULSE @ SXSW

PULSE will have 14 clients performing in Austin this week for the annual SXSW Music Festival & Conference. Here is the full schedule including set times BØRNS March 16 = Waterloo Records (1:00pm) March 16 = MTV Woodie Awards (5:30pm) March 16 = Clive Bar (12:00am) Gallant March 15 = Scoot Inn (8:30pm) March 16 = Banger’s (5:00pm) March 17 = The Belmont (1:15pm) March 18 = Hype Hotel (4:00pm) March 18 = Cedar St. Courtyard (11:00pm) March 19 = Fader Fort (3:45pm) Miike Snow March 16 = Banger’s (12:00am) RY X March 18 = Mowhawk (3:30pm) March 18 = St.... Read More

Artists to Watch in 2016

Artists to Watch in 2016

BØRNS and Pell were the “Artists to Watch” in 2015, and both certainly had banner years. We are excited to see more Pulse clients featured on the “Artist to Watch” lists for 2016, and it would be wise to keep your eye on all of ‘em! Gallant Spotify – Spotlight on 2016 Billboard – 15 Dance Artists to Watch Pandora – Artists to Watch Dancing Astronaut – 25 Artists to Watch Red Bull Sound Select – Artists to Watch Cam developed by Pulse & Creative Nation client Tyler Johnson Billboard – Country Artists to... Read More

Gallant – “Weight In Gold” Video

Gallant – “Weight In Gold” Video

Gallant is one of 2015’s most-blogged about artists, and his single “Weight In Gold” is becoming one of the most talked-about songs. Zane Lowe made the track his very first world exclusive premiere on Beats 1 Radio, and it was most recently featured on Elton John’s “rocket hour” program on the same network. Indie rock blog The 405 called it “one of the strongest tracks to come out this year from such a new artist,” and it has racked up 2.5 million plays on Soundcloud... Read More

Felix Snow – Waiting On Your Love

Felix Snow – Waiting On Your Love

When he’s not writing and producing for other artists like Leona Lewis, Nicole Scherzinger, SZA, and Gallant, Felix Snow has been crafting the repertoire for a solo project he’s releasing through his own independent label Effess Records. The first track he’s rolled out is “Waiting On Your Love,” an uptempo jam with splashes of disco and electropop stylings. It premiered on Clash Magazine and the seed is bound to grow throughout the blog community Pickup Felix Snow’s “Waiting On Your Love” on iTunes here  Check out the... Read More

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