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June 22nd, 2022

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June 2nd, 2022

Milk & Bone unveils Borders, a new summertime electro-pop anthem

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May 27th, 2022

Magi Merlin releases the Gone Girl EP, her most daring project to date

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May 25th, 2022

Magi Merlin unveils the carefree single No Ego as she gets ready to release her new EP Gone Girl

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May 24th, 2022

Paul Jacobs unveils the dreamy single The Tree Outside My House and announces the release of a new EP

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May 18th, 2022

Claudia Bouvette unveils the single Solo Night right before the release of her album The Paradise Club

Claudia Bouvette
May 12th, 2022

Jonathan Personne unveils Un homme sans visage, his debut single via Bonsound

Jonathan Personne
May 10th, 2022

Jonathan Personne signs with Bonsound

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April 28th, 2022

Milk & Bone is back with Bigger Love, a sparkling electro-pop single

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April 27th, 2022

Les Louanges presents a touching live video of Dernière and announces concert dates in Europe

Les Louanges
April 21st, 2022

LUMIÈRE unveils a psychedelic music video for POINT.DE.FUITE before flying to France

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April 20th, 2022

Magi Merlin presents the cathartic dance anthem Pissed Black Girl and reveals the details of her new EP Gone Girl

Magi Merlin
April 13th, 2022

Sophia Bel reveals the powerful, freeing single All Fucking Weekend, from her upcoming debut album Anxious Avoidant

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April 6th, 2022

Claudia Bouvette unveils her single G-GIRL, a few weeks before the release of her debut album, The Paradise Club

Claudia Bouvette

Claudia Bouvette reveals BBZ, her first single via Bonsound

Today, Claudia Bouvette presents BBZ, her first single to be released via Bonsound, whose haunting melody is guaranteed to linger on the mind for days. The singer-songwriter who's been active in the Quebec cultural landscape for over a decade recently announced her signing to the Montreal-based record label. Blending electro-pop to funk-rock, and sometimes dabbling in trap music, Claudia offers a complete and unique musical spectrum, one in which she is ready to welcome you.
With BBZ, Claudia tells a story that will resonate with many: one of a forbidden love at first sight between two unavailable people who experience mutual feelings during a trip. Am I crazy to want your babies?, she sings repeatedly in the chorus. Exaggerated and intense, the Montreal-based artist felt that this phrase perfectly expressed how blindly lustful you can be when you want what you can’t have, just like the relationship she refers to in her song. The accompanying music video echoes the lyrics, as we see Claudia allowing herself to get carried away by her feelings, in a dreamlike context that evokes wanderlust. Directed by Léa Taillefer, the ethereal images of Claudia, her friends, and her environment transport us right into the heart of her story.

Co-written by Claudia, David Charles Fisher (DCF) and Connor Seidel (Charlotte Cardin, Ralph) in an apartment in Toronto, BBZ weirdly came together with just bass and vocals, writing to the main bass riff. After producing a handful of different versions, the track finally took shape when drummer Max Bellavance (Chiiild, The Brooks) comedically played a double time Warped Tour-aspiring punk groove over the reggae-esque bassline. Doubled with guitars and synths that are voluntarily out of tune, and covered with obnoxiously autotuned back vocal layers, Claudia plays into the irony of the lyrics with a sarcastic take on punk attitude that’ll seduce her listeners.

About Claudia Bouvette

Claudia Bouvette is an author, composer, and performer, who’s been active in the Quebec cultural landscape for 10 years. Her electro-pop style, which sometimes dabbles into trap and funk rock, allows her to navigate a complete and unique musical spectrum. Singing mainly in English, she sprinkles her repertoire with a few songs in French. Also an actress since her childhood, it’s in 2017 that Claudia returns to her initial passion: making music. She meets producer Connor Seidel with whom she develops an artistic partnership. Together, they challenge themselves to write 30 demos until the soundscape of her first EP is defined. A year and a half later, in 2019, the*** Cool It*** EP sees the light of day.

Today, Claudia brings a hybrid approach that combines elements of analog instrumentation (synthesizers, bass, electric guitar, drums) and refined digital production. Her pop songwriting is rooted in lived experiences expressed with authenticity, vulnerability and a desire for emancipation. She’s currently working on her first full-length album, due out in 2022, through which she’ll take us on a journey down the emotional rollercoasters of her relationships over the past few years.

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