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Steven Bamidele – “People” // Art: Rosie Matheson

“People” is a laid-back and direct track from singer and songwriter Steven Bamidele, an artist who managed to combine stunning melodies with infectious grooves and great beats, in order to create a sound that seems both classic and contemporary.

This particular release is full of warmth and electricity, and it has a very positive and uplifting vibe. Steven immediately stands out for his beautiful voice and for his uncanny ability to convey a lot of emotion in his phrasing. His vocal style and tone are a perfect match with the tracks’ instrumentation and vibe, making for a really interesting and direct sound. As the title of the song might suggest, “People” is really all about connecting with the audience on a deeper level, and sharing a beautiful musical moment with the artist.

The striking thing about “People” is that the song is intimate and personal thanks to its heartfelt approach. However, the tune is also upbeat and energetic, echoing the work of influential performers such as The Beatles, Bill Withers, D’Angelo or Menahan Street Band, just to mention a few.

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VINYL MOON Volume 028: Long Intuition

It’s time once again to present the latest release from VINYL MOON, the one-of-a-kind record club that presses a unique mix of hot new artists to vinyl, housed in original art and packaging by some of the coolest visual artists around.

Volume 028: Long Intuition manages to wow in both granular detail as well as larger-than-life scale. Elena Limkina‘s intricate illustrations envelop a gatefold jacket that expands to a double-sided four-panel poster. More elegant drawings are found in the included sketchbook, which you can peruse as the marbled vinyl plays TBE favorites such as Jacqui Siu, Steven Bamidele, and Siobhan Sainte.

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Steven Bamidele – “You Can’t Put Out This Fire” // Daniel Mullen

“You Can’t Put Out This Fire” is the coziest blanket you’ve worn all year, with Steven Bamidele’s cashmere vocals giving you all the comfort you could ask for. And just in time for fall, too. Stoke the fire and put this one on repeat.

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