Totally Jam 002 | Favorite Concepts of the Month.
Uranium Waves Proudly unveils “Totally Jam Ep 02”, a monthly list of favorite musical compositions. In other words, this section highlights 5 songs that we believe sounds very unique and catchy. We focus on the originality, the texture, the catchiness, and the structure to determine songs to be featured in the list.
MONICA MARTIN - CRUEL
BY MONICA MARTIN
“You can equip your lover with the truth, but they might still lie to themselves. There is a point where, if you know they aren’t going to manage their expectations as a grown ass person, you’re cruel to not call the incompatibility and leave…”
Imagine being in your car and hearing a track on the radio, that makes you feel like you driving a spaceship. It’s definitely the type of feeling that you will get listening to Cruel by talented rising Chicago-born and Los Angeles-based songstress Monica Martin. Not only the track is built simply and beautiful but also the feeling it oozes, floods the soul. In other words Monica definitely knows how to transmit her emotions and we all agree that it’s the most important thing in music. Indeed, the track as such is a melodic story telling composition, embodying the thoughts of a heart-broken lady using her cruel side to face Pain.
2. MXMTOON - PORCELAIN
Are you a Ukulele fan? If so, then you will definitely enjoy the single « Porcelain » that mxmtoon has to offer. Indeed the track is a polish mellifluous story telling composition included in her latest EP entitled « Plum Blossom », which features a total of seven fabulous tracks. The 18 year old artist immerses us in a cozy blend of folk-enriched style, which allowed her to gather more that 1 million listeners on Spotify. Moreover, mxmtoon sonorities has not only garnered attention from tastemakers like Mr. Suicide Sheep, Indie Nation, Koala Kontrol but also has provided her with genuine and unique fans.
3. GOLDA x DRKTMS - NSFW (REMIX)
Get ready to be introduced to one of the most fabulous track that ever existed. Entitled « Nsfw », the original version unveiled by enigmatic duo Golda was definitely amazing, but when DRKTMS adds his own ingredient to the mix, the track takes a whole new perspective, and oozes more rhythms. In other words, it’s the type of song that whenever you hear it, you’d drop whatever you’re doing and dance to the vibe. Indeed, the approach that DRKTMS used to conceive the track, blends three major ingredients which are house music, R&B and soul. It’s the perfect sound cocktail to enjoy yourself anywhere.
4. Kyan Palmer x Nicopop - Unofficial Lover (Feat Yung Lamby)
BY KYAN PALMER & NICOPOP.
It’s always a pleasure to hear collaboration between artists, not only because it enhances the creativity of the production but also because it gives the listeners the opportunity to enjoy different flavors in one composition. That’s why we truly believe that you’ll appreciate the song « Unofficial Lover » that Nicopop and Kyan Palmer are offering.
The track is a tremendous blend of R&B, electronic and post-modern pop infused with charismatic vocals performance. Indeed, the making of the track was possible when Kyan and Nicopop were scheduled in a studio by their managers for a recording session and both artists got quickly along together. Palmer’s poetic songwriting and R&B vocals instantly matched nicopop.’s future-pop production, and over the past year the duo have penned hundreds of songs together. « Unofficial Lover » is actually their debut project including a third contributor named Yung Lamby. Stream Below
5. Rum.Gold - Get Through.
Here’s another track that will immerse you in a bath of emotions. Recently unveiled by Brooklyn rising artist rum.gold, the single entitled « Get Through » is an R&B composition infused with sensuality, soul, charisma and a fresh breeze of acoustic sounds. The single is released via Majestic Casual and will be featured in rum.gold’s upcoming debut 2019 EP “yaRn”.
Indeed, rum.gold’s vocal performance will immediately reminds you of Daniel Caesar, not because they sound the same but because they spread similar vibes: the type of vibes that get you to seduce a lover.
Moreover, rum.gold describes the song as a « self-revelation ».
« It’s about finding that vice to get through a hard place, while also understanding that you wouldn't be who you are today without going through said hardship » He adds