Fresh Discoveries from CMU’s Approved in 2023
If you’re a music enthusiast, you’ve come to the right place. Each Tuesday and Thursday, CMU’s Approved offers a spotlight on a new artist, showcasing their talent and potential. Whether they are seasoned musicians with an impressive discography or fresh faces making their debut, each artist deserves wider recognition. The genres covered are diverse, ranging from mainstream to experimental, providing a rich tapestry of musical exploration. With the year coming to an end, now is the perfect time to indulge in the array of music curated by CMU’s Approved.
A Curated Playlist
To make it even easier for you to discover these talented artists, we have compiled a playlist featuring the music of all the artists that graced CMU’s Approved in 2023. You can enjoy this playlist on popular streaming platforms like Spotify and YouTube. So, why not take a break from the ubiquitous Christmas music and immerse yourself in our handpicked selection? It’ll also serve as a great accompaniment to your last-minute shopping, and who knows, it might just impress your friends and family with your impeccable taste in music.
Top Tracks of 2023
Now, let’s take a closer look at some standout tracks from this year’s CMU’s Approved.
Approved: Slap Rash – Voice Lost
Get ready to be blown away by this post-punk powerhouse delivered by the sibling duo, Slap Rash. Their energetic drums and bass are a preview of the electric atmosphere of their live performances.
Approved: Shelf Lives – All Grown Up
Shelf Lives offers a playful yet poignant take on the complexities of adult life with their electro-punk sound. Fans of Le Tigre will resonate with the raw emotions and dark humor in this track.
Approved: Delilah Holliday – Liquid Pearl
Delilah Holliday showcases her prowess in weaving dark, textured electronic sounds, a signature style that she has honed as the frontwoman of Skinny Girl Diet.
Approved: Grove – Big Boots
The electrifying anti-monarchy anthem “Big Boots” by Grove is a testament to their captivating live performances, as witnessed at the 2023’s Great Escape.
Approved: Water From Your Eyes – Barley
Delve into the experimental pop sounds of Water From Your Eyes, where deadpan vocals collide with urgent musical arrangements, resulting in a mesmerizing and brooding track.
Embrace the Sounds of CMU’s Approved
As you immerse yourself in these handpicked tracks, you’ll find yourself on a musical journey that spans a multitude of genres and emotions. It’s not just a playlist; it’s an invitation to a sonic adventure that will leave an indelible mark on your musical sensibilities. We’ll be back with more exciting editions of CMU’s Approved in 2024, so stay tuned for another year of sensational discoveries.