Birdy – Shelter
15 year old Jasmine Van den Bogaerde first came to attention with her cover of Bon Iver’s Skinny Love in the UK. This time around she turns The xx’s Shelter into a burning piano ballad.
Birdy – Shelter by OfficialBirdy
“She’s got the swag and it’s pumping out her ovaries.” Welcome to the new generation of hip-hop. 21 year-old female rapper Kreayshawn (pictured) has just signed a major label deal after her brilliant debut single Gucci Gucci hit over 2 million views on Youtube in under a month.
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs
A ridiculous name, some ridiculous head-dress and a guy called Orlando. Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs’ new single Trouble sounds like a cross between a house-focused Hot Chip and Caribou. Catch him at Oxegen.
Active Child & How To Dress Well
Take one flame-haired former choirboy who’s interested in choral ’80s music and pair him up with a skewed alternative R&B producer and you get the unique collaboration Playing House which features on the former’s upcoming album.