If there’s one thing that gets most of us through the day, it’s music. Whether we’re scrolling through SoundCloud looking for mood tunes to help alleviate a case of the Mondays, or listening to a mixtape someone has sent our way, not a day goes by without some kind of music playing in our offices.

Since our inboxes tend to get inundated with projects from artists interested in coverage, we're spotlighting some of the quietly wondrous singles that find their way to us each week. These artists may not have conquered the Billboard 100 (yet) but they've all got something unique to offer, and they're all worth getting to know.

Scroll through to see our 10 under the radar tracks to discover this week, and stay tuned for a fresh selection next week.

Be sure to check out last week's best tracks here

"Born in the Cold"

Who: Gundam

Where: London

Sounds Like: A cold Eski shower over a tear-jerking 'Ye Beat.

 

 

"Elevate (Go Off Mix)"

Who: CL

Where: Toronto

Sounds Like: Casually floating on the fluffiest cumulus clouds at sunrise.

 

"Watchin"

Who: De'Wayne Jackson

Where: Los Angeles

Sounds Like: Floating through a bleak dreamscape with only a deep sense of paranoia as companionship.

 

"New Tab (Side A)"

Who: Khotin

Where: Vancouver

Sounds Like: Cucumbers over your eyes whilst bathing in a Japanese hot spring.

 

"Can't Touch Me"

Who: Deniro Farrar

Where: North Carolina

Sounds Like: A manifestation of unadulterated but controlled rage against predatory institutions.

 

"Love Is A Bitch"

Who: Two Feet

Where: New York

Sounds Like: The sonic equivalent of what you'd feel if you came home to find your pet dead and your significant other in bed with your best friend.

 

"Elevate"

Who: Lyra

Where: Berlin

Sounds Like: Getting over your breakup by creating a fissure in the space-time continuum; empowerment via celestial domination.

 

"You Alright Yeah?" (Remix)

Who: Young Paris

Where: New York

Sounds Like: If afrobeats, hip-hop and electronica clashed in a prohibition-era speakeasy.

 

"Keta"

Who: Alexis Troy

Where: Berlin

Sounds Like: That moment the K hits and the walls of the club melt and everyone around you becomes a shadowy wraith of your past self.

 

"Diary of a Woman"

Who: Wilted Women

Where: Berlin

Sounds Like: Finally hacking into the main frame.

 

 

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