Tag Archive | pop-noir

Video: Dark Tropics – Keep Searching

Video: Dark Tropics – Keep Searching

One of Ireland’s most exciting and creative song-writing duos, Dark Tropics, (aka singer-songwriter, Rio, and producer-songwriter, Gerard) return with their soulful third single, ‘Keep Searching’, released May 7, the follow up to their debut ‘Badlands,’ and the brilliant and beautiful ear-worm, ‘Moroccan Sun.’ Exploring a more vintage sound than previous releases, ‘Keep Searching’ once again […]

Video: Dark Tropics – Badlands (Official Video)

Video: Dark Tropics – Badlands (Official Video)

In EILE’s music section this morning, we are delighted to feature 19-year-old singer/songwriter Rio, and producer/songwriter Gerard from Belfast, aka pop-noir duo, Dark Tropics, and their latest atmospheric single, Badlands – a dark, pared-back ballad, with Rio’s powerful voice soaring over Gerard’s emotive piano. Citing influences such as Radiohead and The Velvet Underground, the duo […]