In this week’s edition of Under The Radar Presents: Why Not Both podcast, the program chats with multi-talented Elena Charbila (aka Kid Moxie) on her work as a film music composer and as an actor. “It’s been a big week for her as her soundtrack for the film Not to Be Unpleasant, But We Need to Have a Serious Talkjust nabbed a top spot on the Apple Music front page. In true Why Not Both style, Kid Moxie also stars in the film as well. In our interview, Elena tells us all about how it’s important to embrace your imperfections and passions, as well as what it was like coming to the US as a Greek artist.” Listen to the full podcast interview now at Under The Radar.
The soundtrack is available now digitally on all major music services worldwide via Lakeshore Records, featuring a cover of the Alphaville classic, “Big In Japan”, which has been playlisted on numerous international playlists. See below for links to listen to the full album!
For her cover of the song, Charbila exchanges the shimmering pop of the original version for a darker, moodier accompaniment, enveloping her faded, dreamlike vocals with a pulsing synthesizer and Eastern notes, giving the song a palpable neo-noir vibe. – Under The Radar
Lakeshore Records is thrilled to release Not To Be Unpleasant, But We Need To Have A Serious Talk – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack featuring score by Kid Moxie (Elena Charbila)! The soundtrack is available now digitally on all major music services worldwide, featuring a cover of the Alphaville classic, “Big In Japan”, which has been playlisted on numerous international playlists. See below for links to listen to the full album!
Kid Moxie has unveiled her silky and ethereal synth-infused version of Alphaville’s classic new-wave hit “Big In Japan”, transforming the song into a dreamy synthwave incursion of surreal nostalgia. – Post-Punk
Kid Moxie’s cover of “Big In Japan” is getting big ups on the international Apple Music playlists! From Apple Music’s “Loops” to “Midnight City” to “Sinister Sounds” to France’s “ALT CTR” playlist, the single is hitting all the right notes with music fans.
The single comes off the forthcoming album, Not To Be Unpleasant, But We Need To Have A Serious Talk – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack! The soundtrack features score by Kid Moxie (Elena Charbila), whose collaboration with Greek Director Giorgos Georgopoulos brings us a tantalizing listen for the comedic indie drama. If you haven’t had a chance to experience Kid Moxie’s rendition of the Alphaville classic, it’s available now on your favorite streaming services worldwide and comes as an instant-grat track with your iTunes album pre-order. See links and video below.
The full album drops January 24 on Lakeshore Records, so until then, stay tuned for more on Kid Moxie!