L.A. four-piece Transviolet is back with a sweet summer single titled “LA Love”. The track, which premiered via The Fader earlier today, paints a picture of hot and sunny Los Angeles and personifies it as a golddigger type of lover. Through synth-like vocal chops and an almost melancholic tone, the band’s message reaches the ear like both a relaxed and fun tune, but also a bit nostalgic. “I wrote this song about my love/hate relationship with Los Angeles. Everyone here wants something so desperately. It’s both inspiring and alienating.” says lead singer and lyricist Sarah McTaggart. ICYMI, Transviolet will be going...more
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Alternative pop outfit Transviolet premiered their music video for new single “New Bohemia” today. In the Ryan Andrews directed video, lead singer Sarah McTaggart plays with lightning-filled clouds and leads a gang of starry eyed individuals. “New Bohemia” is Transviolet’s second single off their debut self-titled EP, following their ethereal debut “Girls Your Age”. “New Bohemia” was recently featured in a commercial for Google Android. Transviolet’s self-titled album is now available on iTunes and every major music retailer. Watch the video below.
Of all the lists we have had to compile, this, by far, was the toughest. Why? Narrowing the best tracks that were released in 2015 is like finding a needle in a haystack, the haystack being all of the great songs that were released this year. The saying “‘Tis the season” was applicable to the better part of this year as every single day, there was a brand new gift – in the form of music – to be unraveled. To make things less difficult (well, sorta), each Trendio editor was asked to pick five of their favorite songs born...more
Every Friday, Trendio introduces you to four different acts with talents that will blow your minds. In the last six months, we have introduced you to artists like Scott Helman, Tink, Jess Glynne, Years & Years, Jon Bellion, Devon Baldwin, and many more. The week ending July 17, we introduced you to pop phenomena, Charlie Puth, Canada’s very own W. Darling, indie pop six-piece Kid Astray and singer-songwriter Jasper Sawyers. This week, we would like you to meet Alexa Goddard, ROMANS, Sandra Lyng, and Transviolet. Meet Alexa Goddard Before turning 25, Alexa Goddard had accomplished more than me and you. For starters,...more
It’s been just a couple of days since the L.A based quartet Transviolet unveiled their debut track “Girls Your Age” and it has made quite an impact among some of the most respected music blogs out there. Aside from the critical acclaim, pop princess Katy Perry praised the song’s outstanding lyrics via Twitter. The dark, alternative-pop track toys with pounding beats, layered and slightly processed vocals and glossy harmonies. The song begins with just a vocal harmony as its backbone and evolves into a massive, yet sophisticated tune by the time the final chorus hits you. “It’s complicated- coming into...more