Always- Sovern

A very thoughtful piece of work, ‘Always’ by Sovern, was released in August 2020. The perfect timing- when everyone is caught up with worries in their lives and the challenges around the pandemic, makes this song hit well with music lovers. We all have coping mechanisms to deal with problems, some discuss to ease themselves,…

Brother- Kodaline

“Brother” is an evocative piece of work by the Irish band, Kodaline, comprising four members- Stephen Joseph Garrigan, Vincent Thomas May, Mark Daniel Prendergast, and Jason Matthew Boland. Songwriters Alexander James Davies, Corey James Sanders, and Jonathan Michael Maguire co-wrote the song with Kodaline. The teaser of the song was first shared on twitter a…

Cry- Gryffin and John Martin

‘Cry’ is a song by American musician, Daniel Griffith, known by his stage name- Gryffin, and John Martin- a popular Swedish singer and songwriter. The duo co-wrote the song with Michel Zitron and Gary Baker. This single, premiered in July 2020, features John Martin in the vocals and its video, with Gryffin playing the guitar….

Nightlight- Illenium

‘Nightlight’ is an enchanting single by the renowned American DJ and music producer, Nicholas D. Miller, who we all know as Illenium. Co-written by Annika Wells, and with Annika Wells also lending her spellbinding voice, the song was released in August 2020. This is Illenium’s first song released in 2020, after a break, since he…

Speak Loud- TRILLS

‘Speak Loud’ is a song by TRILLS. Written by Paolo Ricordo, Marco Laschi, and Emiliano Mariotti, the song was released in May 2018. TRILLS is a London based all-girl band comprising four members. Their music has featured on various trailers, film and TV shows including Orange is the New Black, The Morning Show, and more….

A Letter to You

For all the hours that I spent tracing the softness of your skin, for all of the nights that we were together, I am writing you this letter, my love. I know that you will never see this, because I’ll hide it within the confines of my chest, locked away like the most precious treasure…

Cardigan- Taylor Swift

‘Cardigan’ is a song by American pop singer-songwriter Taylor Swift for her latest studio album, ‘Folklore’ premiered on July 24, 2020. The song is co-written by Aaron Dessner. The song is a soothing romance tale that sadly ends in a break-up. Featuring Swift, the video beautifully depicts the transitions in the relationship as is narrated…

Malang- Unleash the Madness

‘Malang’ is the title track of Mohit Suri’s film, ‘Malang- Unleash the Madness’, a romantic action (revenge) thriller, that was released in February 2020. The song was written by Kunaal Vermaa and Harsh Limbachiya, composed and sung by Ved Sharma, programmed and arranged by DJ Phukan & Akull who beautifully gave it an EDM texture….

A Thousand Miles- Vanessa Carlton

‘A Thousand Miles’ is written and sung by American pop singer- Vanessa Carlton. Carlton began work on the song in 1998, when she was only seventeen and a half. The song was originally titled ‘Interlude’ by Carlton but after some intervention by one of the producers- Ron Fair, it was finally titled ‘A Thousand Miles’….

Catch and Release- Matt Simons

‘Catch & Release’ is a single by American singer-songwriter Mathew Griffith Simons (Matt Simons). Co-written by Erik Olof Mattaison, the song was released in September 2014. This is an amazingly soothing song even when it talks about coping mechanisms through the struggles in our lives. “There’s a place I go to, where no one knows…

Line of Sight- ODESZA

‘Line of Sight’ is a single by Seattle based electronic music duo, Harrison Gordon Mills (Catacombkid) and Clayton Joseph Knight (BeachesBeaches)- members of the band ODESZA that was formed in 2012. The song is co-written by Alexander James Nicholls, Lachlan Bostock, Jack Froggatt (the three members of the Australian band Mansionair), Rory Andrew (aka WYNNE),…

Crossfire- Stephen

‘Crossfire’ by Stephen Michael Swartz- Los Angeles based singer-songwriter, is about the mess we are as a society. Co-written by Graham Andrew Muron, the song was released in April 2016 as part of Stephen’s debut album “Sincerely”. Everyday in our lives, we see people around us suffering, and in pain- from injustice, brutalities in a…

Bubbly- Colbie Caillat

Ever felt butterflies in your stomach thinking about a special someone? Ever fell in love? If yes, you would sense the exact feels and enjoy ‘Bubbly’- a single by Californian singer-songwriter Colbie Caillat, co-written by Jason Reeves, released in May 2007. ‘Bubbly’ is a song about being in love. In an interview, Colbie had shared…

Runaway- Aurora

‘Runaway’ is an enchanting single by Norwegian singer-songwriter Aurora Aksnes who we widely know as AURORA. The song, co-written by Skylstad Magnus Aserud, was officially released in February 2015. This song is largely about awakening- an urge to find a feeling of home. AURORA gives good significance to the elements of nature and displays depth…