Music from Canada – Austra

Austra is a three-man Canadian New Wave band founded  in 2010 around  the Toronto Latvian-Canadian singer-songwriter Katie Stelmanis. The band’s name refers to the goddess of light in Latvian mythology.

Here is her song “Home”

Music from Italy – Renato Carosone

You might remember “We No Speak Americano”, one of the hits of the summer 2010 (at least in Europe). Today I found out it is based on a song by Renato Carosone from the 1950s, “Tu Vuò Fa’ L’Americano”!

Click on “continue reading” below to listen to the 2010 version of the song and an amazing remix!

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Music from the US – Andy Grammer

Andy Grammer is an American producer-singer-songwriter from Los Angeles. His most popular Single is “Keep Your Head Up”. It’s the perfect song to listen to when you are feeling down – or at any other time. :)

Music from the US – Awolnation

Awolnation, formed in 2010, and signed to Red Bull, is a great US-american indie rock, electro rock and alternative rock band. Here’s their great song “Not Your Fault“: