Tag Archives: Tom “Kid Harpoon” Hull

Kacy Hill confirms title for new single

14 Mar

Kacy Hill has confirmed the title for her new single.

The British singer-songwriter christened “Hard to Love” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album under Kanye West’s label GOOD (Getting Out of Your Dreams) Music and Def Jam Recordings.

“Hard to Love” follows previous single “Lions,” which was collectively produced by Jamie Hartman of Ben’s Brother and Stuart Price.

Other producers expected to appear on the album are Alex Hope (Troye Sivan), Fraser T. Smith (Craig David), Two Inch Punch (Noah Cyrus), BURNS (Charli XCX), Jon Levine (Bebe Rexha), Matt “Aqualung” Hales (Lianne La Havas), Steve Booker (Pixie Lott), Kid Harpoon (Eliza Doolittle), Luke Laird (Kacey Musgraves), Joel Little (Ellie Goulding) and Daniel Heath (Lana Del Rey).

On the songwriting front, Hill has reportedly collaborated with Natalie Hemby (Carly Rae Jepsen), Autumn Rowe (Dua Lipa), Tobias Jesso Jr. (Adele), Andrew Wyatt (Lion Babe), Chelsea Lena (Sabrina Carpenter), Diana Gordon (Rita Ora) and Jonny “Ghost” Harris (Ed Sheeran).

Hill’s mini-collection “Bloo” – featuring “Foreign Fields,” “Arm’s Length” and “Shades of Blue” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream “Bloo” below.

Mabel McVey announces details for debut mini-collection

10 Mar

Mabel McVey has announced the details for her upcoming EP.

The singer-songwriter christened her first mini-collection “Bedroom” and release it on May 26 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Current promotional single “Finders Keepers” – featuring Kojo Funds – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Amongst the songwriters and producers backing McVey on “Bedroom” are Joel Pott (George Ezra), Kid Harpoon (Florence Welch), Josh Crocker (Cosima), Sarah Aarons (Zedd) and JD Reid (Katy B).

Listen to the audio clip for “Finders Keepers” below.

[Musicians’ Galore] Kid Harpoon

5 Mar

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Kid Harpoon (born Thomas Hull) is an English singer-songwriter and musician.

He is known for helming singles performed by Florence & the Machine (“Ship to Wreck”), Shakira (“Can’t Remember to Forget You”), Jessie Ware (“Wildest Moments”), Christina Perri (“Burning Gold”), Foxes (“Let Go for Tonight”), Eliza Doolittle (“Walking on Water”), Rae Morris (“Closer”), Birdy (“Light Me Up”), Calvin Harris (“Sweet Nothings”) and Years & Years (“Desire”).

Kid Harpoon’s extensive resume boasts further works with James Morrison (“Naked with You”), Denai Moore (“Absent”), Shawn Mendes (“Roses”), Laura “LP” Pergolizzi (“One Last Mistake”), Bipolar Sunshine (“Drowning Butterflies”), James Bay (“Collide”), Kacy Hill (“Sweet Embraces”), HAIM (“Days Are Gone”), Carly Rae Jepsen (“I Believe You”) and Tourist (“Holding On”).

Amongst the fellow musicians he has worked with are Mike Spencer, Daniel Ledninsky, Paul “Nineteen85” Jefferies, Mitchum Chin, John Hill, Natalie Hemby, Mark Ralph, Tobias Jesso Jr., Christopher Braide, Sia Furler, John Henry Ryan, Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharya, Dan Wilson, Markus Dravs, Two Inch Punch, Jonas Quant, Paul Epworth, Greg Kurstin, Future Cut, and TMS.

Hope you enjoy the following playlist dedicated to Kid Harpoon’s work!

Kiesza teams up with Stuart Price for new single “Dearly Beloved”

2 Jan

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Kiesza has scheduled the release date for her new single.

The Canadian singer-songwriter – real name Kiesa Rae Ellestad – will release “Dearly Beloved” on January 6 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

“Dearly Beloved” was co-written and produced by Stuart Price, whose other credits include “Hung Up” (Madonna), “Singing Low” (The Fray), “Lion” (Kacy Hill), “Superheated” (New Order) and “Surrender” (Hurts).

Kiesza’s upcoming sophomore album reportedly delivers further contributions from Jenna Andrews, Diane Warren, Stargate, Axident, Jonas Jeberg, Kid Harpoon, Jonny Coffer, and Brandon “Donut” Bell.

Her first studio collection, 2014’s “Sound of a Woman,” topped the US Dance / Electronic Albums Chart and delivered singles including “Hideaway,” “Giant in My Heart” and “No Enemiesz.”

Watch the music video for “Giant in My Heart” below.

AlunaGeorge unleash new song “Mediator”

2 Sep

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AlunaGeorge have unleashed a new song online.

The British electronic music duo posted the audio clip for “Mediator” to their Vevo channel on Thursday (September 01, 2016).

“Mediator” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by group members Aluna Francis and George Reid along with Tom Aspaul, who also worked with the likes of Kylie Minogue (“Feels So Good”), Alex Newell (“Shame”), and Karen Harding (“Those Girls”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, AlunaGeorge’s upcoming album “I Remember” – featuring singles “I’m in Control” and “Mean What I Mean” – is scheduled to arrive on September 16 via Island Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

Other album contributors include Mark Ralph, Sam Romans, Utters, Free School, Harold Lilly, Amanda Warner, Stargate, Charli XCX, John Hill, Noonie Bao, Cass Lowe, Kid Harpoon, Ajay Bhattacharyya, and Cathy Dennis.

Listen to the audio clip for “Mediator” below.

AlunaGeorge premiere music video for new single “Mean What I Mean”

28 Jul

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AlunaGeorge have premiered the music video for their new single online.

The British electronic music duo posted the visual clip for “Mean What I Mean” – featuring Leikeli47 and Dreezy – to their Vevo channel on Wednesday (July 27, 2016).

“Mean What I Mean” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by group members Aluna Francis and George Reid along with Amanda “MNDR” Warner (Kylie Minogue, Sean Paul), Harold Lily (Christina Milian, Toni Braxton) and Dan “Utters” Radclyffe (Sinead Harnett, Ella Eyre).

As mentioned in earlier posts, AlunaGeorge’s upcoming sophomore album “I Remember” – featuring lead single “I’m in Control” – is scheduled to arrive on September 16 via Island Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

Other album contributors include Mark Ralph, Sam Romans, Jean Baptiste Kouame, Michael McHenry, DJ Replay, Stargate, Charli XCX, John Hill, Noonie Bao, Cass Lowe, Kid Harpoon, Ajay Bhattacharyya, and Cathy Dennis.

Watch the music video for “Mean What I Mean” below.

Kiesza teams up with Jonny Coffer for new album?

31 May

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Kiesza has teamed up with Jonny Coffer for new material.

Coffer recently co-produced and co-penned “Freedom” for Beyonce along with Carla Marie Williams and Dean “Arrow Benjamin” McIntosh.

His extensive resume boasts further works with All Saints (“This is a War”), Jess Glynne (“No Right No Wrongs”), Leona Lewis (“The Best and the Worst”), The Vamps (“Million Words”) and Tanika (“Fucking With My Heart”).

Meanwhile, Kiesza – real name Kiesa Rae Ellestad – is expected to release her next studio collection later this year through Lokal Legend / Island Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2014’s “Sound of a Woman,” which topped the US Dance / Electronic Albums Chart and delivered singles including “Hideaway,” “Giant in My Heart” and “No Enemiesz.”

Among the musicians backing Kiesza on the new LP are Stargate (Rihanna), Diane Warren (Brandy), Jonas Jeberg (Meghan Trainor), Kid Harpoon (Jessie Ware), Axident (Justin Bieber) and Jenna Andrews (Tori Kelly).

Watch the music video for “Hideaway” below.