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London, United KingdomLabyrinth Ear — “Urchin”
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Labyrinth Ear -- "Urchin"

UK group Labyrinth ear describes themselves as “fantasia pop.” “Urchin” is a whimsical look at lost youth. Soft vocals and unsettling synths accompany a wind-blown series of scenes that are more about emotions than plot continuity.
Helsinki, FinlandBiniyam — “1ne”
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Biniyam — “1ne”

There’s just no one like Biniyam. Not just the fact that he’s a German-Ethiopian rapper based in Finland. I mean, there’s that. But in the video for “1ne” he’s casually flaunting samurai swords, dance-fighting with African shields, and spitting rhymes...
Rotterdam, NetherlandsSevdaliza — “Clear Air”
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Sevdaliza — “Clear Air”

Straight out of Holland, Sevdaliza gets tribal in the video for “Clear Air.” The captivating synth stabs, melodic coos, and rump-shaking percussion of the track gives this colorful clash of clans an air of grandeur.
Brooklyn, United StatesHonduras — “Ace”
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Honduras — “Ace”

Set to the gnarly post-punk jams of Brooklyn’s Honduras, a ragtag crew of young slackers catch a cab and wreak havoc all over New York City. By featuring scenes from landmark neighborhoods like Chinatown and Coney Island, this wild romp also doubles as...
Accra, GhanaE.L — “Ayayya”
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E.L — “Ayayya”

From its thrilling beginning, you know E.L has something special in store with the video for “AYAYAA.” The Afropop song is a standalone banger, but as the background to secret agent shenanigans, it reaches epic levels. Beware femme fatales with eyes for...
London, United KingdomRita Ora — “I Will Never Let You Down”
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Rita Ora — “I Will Never Let You Down”

Summer is getting nearer and nearer and pop stars are starting to roll out their finest. They are all dying to put out that song that’s ubiquitous at every barbecue, festival, and hazy Sunday afternoon. All of Rita Ora’s competitors must be scrambling,...
London, United KingdomWookie — “Higher” f/ Zak Abel
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Wookie — “Higher” f/ Zak Abel

Wookie offers a soft, soulful take on UK garage in “Higher.” The protagonist of the song’s video feels the longing for fitting in and community that everyone feels when they’re growing up. The anarchic spirit of punk rock and the bliss of house music...
London, United KingdomDeLooze — “Deathstar”
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DeLooze — “Deathstar”

A feeling of longing is presented in DeLooze’s video for “Deathstar.” With a sound reminiscent of Kate Bush and the look of your favorite scene from Game of Thrones, you're left wondering if the a woman trapped within the fog will ever find her way out.
Maracaibo, VenezuelaPREMIERE — Ulises Hadjis “Lo Haré”
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PREMIERE — Ulises Hadjis “Lo Haré”

The video for Ulises Hadjis’ “Lo Haré” featuring Denise Gutiérrez of Hello Seahorse is as organically relaxing as the song itself. The sound of a gently strummed guitar and shakers are accompanied by the packing of clothes and cutting of fruit. If only...