#songoftheday MELANIE MARTINEZ: “DOLLHOUSE”

We knew Melanie Martinez was destined for good things after seeing her performances on The Voice, but no one could have predicted that her first official, post-Voice single would be this darn good.  What an amazing, artsy pop gem.  From the mesmerizing beats to the trippy melody, which suits Melanie’s offbeat voice perfectly, everything about this song is brilliant.

“D-O-L-L-H-O-U-S-E, I see things that nobody else sees,” she sings, her voice a perfect blend of icy and sweet, sounding wise beyond her years as she tells the tale of a family full of secrets.

The video is spell-binding, too.  Wow.  Truly, this one is so fantastic that it actually reminds us of Kerli’s first album, which is easily one of the top 10 pop albums of the past decade.  In all seriousness, this song could — and should — be as huge as Lorde’s “Royals,” especially since it’s in a similar offbeat vein.

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Youtube info:

Published on Feb 9, 2014

Melanie Martinez – Dollhouse – Now Available on iTunes Here…
https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/dol…

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Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/MelanieMartin…
Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/MelanieLBBH
Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/littlebodybi…

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Written & Created by Melanie Martinez
Directed and Shot by Nathan Scialom & Tom McNamara
Produced by Melanie Martinez, Nathan Scialom, Tom McNamara, and Nullah Sarker
Visual FX & Editing by the SteamyintheCity Music Collective

SteamyintheCity:
http://www.youtube.com/steamyinthecity
http://www.twitter.com/steamyinthecity
http://www.instagram.com/steamyinthecity
http://www.steamyinthecity.com

Nathan Scialom: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCkPuo…
nathanscialom@gmail.com

Tom McNamara
http://www.vimeo.com/tommcnamara/videos
thomasmcnamara88@gmail.com

Starring Actors:
Mom – Stella Rose Saint Clair, http://www.itsstellarose.com
Brother – Edwin Zabala e.zabala20@gmail.com
Dad – Mughen Nakamura

Makeup: Gina Frey
Hair: William Scott Blair

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Thank you guys so much for all of your support. I hope you enjoy the video and song. Much more to come!!

Love,
Melanie

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Paris365

An entertainment journalist for 20 years, Michael McCarthy was a columnist and contributing editor for the magazines Lollipop and LiveWire. He co-created and wrote for Cinezine, one of the '90's most popular movie E-zines. The only time he's not listening to music is when he's watching television shows and movies or reading, usually music magazines.

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