Marie Pierre Arthur

A longtime staple on this blog, Canadian singer MPA. We know she can sing softly, soothing. We know she can make brilliant rock songs. Yacht rock, even. But did we ever hear MP so LOUDLY?!

Carla Chanelle

Great find by longtime FS-friend Frans Stoele, this breezy track by Carla Chanelle (Charlotte Béland). From an even breezier EP, just released. I must say, with a pseudonym like ‘Carla Chanell’ you might expect a pastiche or even parody, but the songs are really sunny and sweet.

La Bronze

Not for the faint-hearted. Comes with a trigger warning.

Donna Blue

This new French track by Dutch dark romantic duo Donna Blue is tres tres coule: