Category Archives: Single Reviews

The Free Label – Toys (Single)

By Samuel Stevens

Release Date: October 7, 2020

Genre: Pop, R&B

Label: Independent

Toronto’s genre defying and self-described boyband, The Free Label, are back with their newest single “Toys” following a tremendous year that saw the release of their second EP, M.I.A. The Free Label originally formed in 2017 as a funk cover band, before evolving into the multi-instrumental powerhouse you may know them as now, comprised of four charismatic Canadian musicians: Josh Daniel (vocals, guitar, saxophone), Mathew Fantini (bass, vocals), Malik Mungo (guitar, drums, vocals), and Cole Méndez (keys, synth, vocals), who all sing in addition to playing their respective instruments. “Toys” was once again produced by Gabe Galluci, who is best known for working with fellow Canadian artists such as Shawn Mendes, Francesco Yates, Johnny Orlando, and Ezra Jordan.

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Adar Alfandari – How I’m Gonna Make You Mine (Single)

By Samuel Stevens

Release Date: August 25, 2020

Genre: Folk

Label: Independent

Adar Alfandari, the 24-year-old singer-songwriter from Israel is working hard on finishing up his solo debut album. In the mean time, Adar has released his third single ever, and most importantly the second off his forth coming debut album Gold Dust, that is currently scheduled for a March 2021 release. His brand new single titled, “How I’m Gonna Make You Mine,” is a slow tempo rendition that’s both heartfelt and immensely sincere. The single was produced and mixed by music producer Idan Katz, while it was mastered by Aran Lavi.

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Allison Leah – We Can Still Sing (Single)

By Samuel Stevens

Release Date: May 1, 2020

Genre: Folk

Label: Independent

Allison Leah is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist currently based out of Nashville, Tennessee via New York. Her most recent single, “We Can Still Sing,” is a powerful, sentimental, and intimate look into the COVID-19 lockdown that’s first hand told through Allison’s stunning voice and honest words. “We Can Still Sing” was produced and mixed by her dad, the veteran music producer Jon Altschiller. Known for his work with artists such as Mandy Moore, Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band, John Mayer, and many, many more.

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RØSÉ – Are You Tired? (Single)

By Samuel Stevens

Release Date: September 8, 2020

Genre: Post-Hardcore, Rock

Label: Independent

The American singer-songwriter Hannah Collins, or now better known under the moniker RØSÉ, has released her debut single to the world with absolutely no help from a record label. Her first ever single under her new project is titled “Are You Tired?” and it debuted at number two on the iTunes rock charts. Additionally, the single also received immediate airplay on SiriusXM’s Octane. The production on “Are You Tired?” was handled by both Madatracker and Devin Bronson, who has previously worked with artists such as Sum 41, Avril Lavigne, and Demi Lovato.

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Baby FuzZ – We’re All Gonna Die!!! (Single)

By Samuel Stevens

Release Date: August 7, 2020

Genre: Alt. Rock, Pop

Label: Blanket Fort

The American singer-songwriter Baby FuzZ, the alter ego of the accomplished Sterling Fox is back with his latest single, “We’re All Gonna Die!!!” Just four years ago he was on his way to be one of the more successful songwriters within the pop music scene writing many hits with the likes of Britney Spears, Madonna, Lana Del Rey, Adam Lambert, Avicii, Adam Levine, Lindsey Sterling, and many other artists. However, shortly after the 2016 presidential election in the United States, he quit music abruptly and moved to Montreal, Quebec for approximately the next year. Fast forward to 2018, he reemerged under the new persona known as Baby FuzZ and began dropping singles off his 2019 debut album, Plastic Paradise. Now 2020 has pretty well rolled on by, and has seen Baby FuzZ readying his second release, Welcome To The Future, which is due out later this fall on his own record label Blanket Fort.

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