Hailing from the landscapes of Italy, recording artist/multi-musician Malò began kickstarting his solo career during the pandemic in 2020 and has quickly manifested into a versatile artist with his own signature style. Writing music since he was 15, Malò has played in a vast array of different bands over the last 12 years and has made a name for himself throughout the industry with his authentic performance value and talented writing approaches. Now in 2021 after putting together a debut Rock album with Ska/Reggae elements, Malò has unleashed his first anchor single “The Same Old Story”, a melodically charismatic song about sincerity in interpersonal relationships.
Blasting into a catchy Ska-oriented guitar progression, Malò brings instant showmanship into this track and really delves into the story-telling aspect of this song. The rhythmic tempo in the rhythm section is very effective with its smooth kick drum, punchy bass lines and vocals with excellent melody placements and hooks. Malò’s mid-range vocals serve up a very charismatic punch to the upbeat aura, delivering a vocal structure that is unique, crafty and clever in its execution. The production value on this track is also top notch; the overall mix is diligently put together and really showcases Malò’s musicianship factors in all the right places. His knack for catchy songwriting is paralleled punctually with his insatiable passion for delivering a solid performance, something that is made apparent from start to finish.
This track also has undeniable staying power – it’ll stay with you even long after it’s over. It has a chorus you’ll be singing in your head. It’s also a song that’ll easily entice you to dive deeper into Malò’s upcoming album, as well as keep tabs on his career and discography altogether. “The Same Old Story” is definitely not the same old song you’ve heard before, it’s a strong debut single that’ll leave an unforgettable impression on you and demand your undivided attention. The single is available now on Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes and several other digital music streaming platforms.
London-based rising Artist Zizzo World has been grinding away for several years in the music world now and has manifested into a versatile and multifaceted artist with his own signature sound and stylization. After an array of several successful releases, he has built up an insatiable fan base and continues to garner a strong presence as new fans discover his music. He has become widely known for his very distinctive ambient EDM style, and with the newest upcoming single “Beautiful (feat. Nes Mburu)” coming to fruition, Zizzo World’s career comes right to the forefront and easily stands as his best release thus far; pulling out all the stops from production value, musicianship factors and artistic merit.
Zizzo World serves up an atmospheric and hypnotically rhythmic beat that combines crucial elements of World and Roots; delivering a sound that diligently balances originality and familiarity – something that is brilliantly materialized on this track with Kenyan feature artist Nes Mburu. “Beautiful” gives every listener a taste of something fresh yet still identifiable, bringing a vintage approach merged with today’s more modern sensibility. Zizzo’s visceral vocal melodies are anthemic, coherently structured and really showcases his ability as a songwriter and performer. His vocal delivery is cohesively punctual and his attention to detail will easily grab your undivided attention from start to finish. Feature artist Nes Mburu really adds a multi layered presence on this track with his impressively high range and charismatic delivery. His vocal measures parallel brilliantly with Zizzo’s and the structure between both vocal tracks mesh in a way that is not only effective, but musically atmospheric as well. Both vocalists enhance the visceral listening experience on this song and both artists are completely a standout of their calibre.
“Beautiful” is a single with absolute staying power – where it stays with you even long after it’s over. It presents Zizzo World at the top of his game and any first time listeners of his music will be highly enticed to do a deeper dive into his career and discography altogether. “Beautiful” officially releases on August 20th and will be available on Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes and several other digital music streaming platforms. You can pre-save the song at this link: https://ffm.to/btfsong
Back on the scene with a catchy anthemic single, Michigan-based quintet Roots Asylum continue to hit the ground running with their newest single “Take Her Back, Louisiana”.
Diligently comprised of atmospheric guitar melodies, silky smooth bass lines and radio-worthy vocal choices, the five-piece group has put together a solid tune that resonates with just about any fan of folk-infused Roots Rock sensibilities. Utilizing a classic mid-western style with authentic production and performance value, Roots Asylum engages in a signature sound that touches on equal parts originality and familiarity; giving their audience a taste of something fresh yet still identifiable. Guitar/Vocalist Jimmy Macaroni really captivates the musical mind with this song by bringing authentically gifted vocal melodies to the forefront and carrying the torch with his carefully crafted leads. The band brings this sound together with great precision and really encapsulates an aura that makes this track an effective and impressionable gem.
The song definitely sustains staying power, where it has the power to stay with you even after it’s over. It also gets better with each listen and will definitely entice you to dive deeper into the band’s discography and career. You will discover a great unity of talent when listening to “Take Her Back, Louisiana” and Roots Asylum‘s breed of Roots Rock is definitely a standout of their calibre in all the right ways. The single is available now on Spotify, Apple Music, iTunes and several other digital music streaming platforms.