It’s Monday and that means we’ve got new music for you to jam to! Check out soul dream pop artist rel and her latest single “Factory.” The song premiered last month via Wonderland Magazine. In just over a year, rel has garnered both critical acclaim and over 500,000 Youtube views and over 150,000 soundcloud listens. Her single “Plateau” charted #1 on Hype Machine. She has also been featured on MTV Iggy and other high profile blogs. Her new song entitled “Factory” is about being a young feminist in the 21st century. Listen to it below:
r e l is a 20 year old artist based out of Los Angeles. r e l ’s music radiates emotion, embodying what she calls “evoca-pop”– music that makes you think and feel– and what has been labeled by music-tastemakers and fans as dream pop/alternative r&b.
This past May she released her debut self-titled EP containing the upbeat, ever popular track, “Plateau”. r e l ’s music has been featured on notable blogs such as MTV Iggy, Hilly Dilly, BaebleMusic, Crack in the Road, and Impose Magazine.
r e l has played at several historic venues throughout the Los Angeles area including Echo, Satellite, and The Mint, along with playing industry showcases including the DL at Dirty Laundry and BMI’s songwriter showcase. She has been working nonstop on new music and visuals for her upcoming full length album, to be released in late 2016.
Check out rel’s music video for her song “Before the Storm”