New Release – Happy When It’s Raining by Nomden

Diederik Nomden aka Nomden is a Dutch multi-instrumentalist, singer / songwriter. He played in several bands before releasing his first solo album under the name Royal Parks in 2012. The album ‘Wingman Returns’ (2019) was the first release under his own name Nomden. “I’ve been recording for quite a while and I enjoy playing andContinue reading “New Release – Happy When It’s Raining by Nomden”

Spotify Playlist – Best of CoolTop20 2021

Musically, 2021 was a special year. Hardly any live performances, except online. But still we have discovered enough beautiful new music. Our favorite tracks can be found in this playlist. You will find all the songs that have been in the top20 in the past year. Sorted by the results in the chart. Here atContinue reading “Spotify Playlist – Best of CoolTop20 2021”

Chart Update 2021 wk51

Here’s a new CoolTop20. Nomden is the new numero uno. New names in the CoolTop20 are The Vain Travail and Marvin Anthony. Sugartown Slim and Blake Sonnet are familiar names which return in the Top20 with their new singles. The Future us are in this weeks spotlight and they provide us the Christmas tunes. EnjoyContinue reading “Chart Update 2021 wk51”

Chart Update 2021 wk50

Here’s a new CoolTop20. Joe Peacock, who was introduced to us by Joe Ademar, takes the lead with his brilliant “is not everything morbid?” . We would like to introduce you to 4 amazing new tracks. The Canadian artist David Scarsella is back in the CoolTop20 with another beautiful ballad. Brian Wolff from Texas hasContinue reading “Chart Update 2021 wk50”

Chart Update 2021 wk49

Another week with Abi Nav at the top spot. 4 new entries for former #1 Joe Adhemar, Norwegian band The Blue Gap, upcoming talent Olias and the briliant band Hush Mozey. Enjoy the music. Thanks for listening!

In the spotlight: Abi Nav

Abi Nav is a 24-year old Boston (USA) based singer-songwriter and recording artist. Abi weaves stories with his songs. His influences include John Mayer, Pink Floyd and Radiohead. His raw, self-aware lyrics, coupled with his ability to write unforgettable melodies make him a songwriter to look out for. I always like to ask artists aboutContinue reading “In the spotlight: Abi Nav”

Chart Update 2021 wk48

Monthly Mixtape 2021-11

Out of the many tracks that were submitted to us last month we have again selected our most favourite 100 tracks (in random order). And to be honest…November was crazy. It was hard to pick only a handful of songs for a promotion to the CoolTop20 each week. Enjoy and discover the best of independentContinue reading “Monthly Mixtape 2021-11”

Chart Update 2021 wk47