Fresh for 2015, Bonhom made up of James Coleman and Diwon release their much anticipated dreamy-pop record, “Sex War” today. Seven of the tracks have already been played and premiered on shows such as Vanderpump Rules and Witches of Eastend and their second single “NYE” is currently being remixed by 35 countries as part of Indaba Music’sremix contest.
The two defy genres and labels as they blend elements of folk, pop, hip hop, edm and rock into the unmistakable sound of Bonhom. The theme of the album is the dichotomy of life, where sex and war are synonyms of “life and death.” With a fantastic fusion of their musical talents,Coleman and Diwon produce the songs of which dreams are made.
With Bonhom’s new album, Sex War, out today, the two defy genres and labels as they blend elements of folk, pop, hip hop, edm and rock into the unmistakable sound of Bonhom.
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Today, I am very excited to introduce you to super duo Bonhom!
Bonhom is the latest dream-pop project from two superb musical masterminds: singer-songwriter James Coleman and DJ-producer-songwriter Diwon.
“Be My Marilyn” is their latest single from their first album: Sex War!
Bonhom blended and sprinkled multiple musical genres including pop, rock and EDM elements on their 13 tracks and also drew inspiration from Bjork and Depeche Mode. Listeners will be able to hear their twists on their favorite artists in several tracks such as “Top of the World,” “Live for Now” and “Animal.” In addition, Bonham collaborated with Sami Freeman on their first duet: “Your Eyes.”
To learn more about this incredible group, visit their website!
‘Sex War’ is the much anticipated debut LP by Bonhom, James Coleman and Diwon’s dream like pop project. The album will be released world-wide on January 20th. Their first single, “Live for the Now” was featured in the season premier of#WitchesofEastend. Their second, “NYE”, is currently being remixed by 35 countries as part Indaba Music’s remix contest where producers get the chance to win 1k worth of midi controllers. (enter)
Los Angeles based songwriting duo Bonhom is a new pop project co-created by James Coleman and Diwon. The two produce their own unique brand of epic dream like pop which you may have heard on your favorite TV programs. Bonhom recently had their song “Live for the Now” featured in the season premier of Witches of Eastend. Their single NYE has been picked up by Indaba Music and is currently being remixed by over 35 countries.
With Bonhom’s forthcoming album, Sex War, set to be January 20th, the two defy genres and labels blending elements of folk, pop, hip hop, edm and rock into an unmistakable sound that is Bonhom.
Bonhom blends pop, rock, and electronic elements to create innovative tracks ranging from their NYE with its slow build from a bass-driven atmospheric refrain into a massive rock hook, to infectious party anthems like “Animal” and “Top of the World”, while songs like “Your Eyes” draw inspiration from Bjork and Depeche Mode. Bonhom’s singles, “Live for Now” and “Get Up, Stand Up (Sign of Life)” embody their main message and music which compel listeners to live in the moment, let go of the past, and embrace the future. With a fantastic fusion of their musical talents, Coleman and Diwon produce the songs of which dreams are made.
Time to get ready for New Year’s Eve! Remix our NYE single on Indaba Music for your chance to win tons of KMI gear and an official release. Los Angeles based songwriting duo Bonhom is a new pop project co-created by two musical masterminds, singer/songwriter James Coleman and DJ, producer, and songwriter Diwon. The two produce their own unique brand of epic dreamlike pop which you may have heard on your favorite TV programs. Bonhom recently had their song “Live for the Now” featured in the season premier of Witches of Eastend.
Now, Bonhom wants you to remix their new hit single “NYE”. Take these stems and bust a remix that make us party like its 2015!
** Pre-order Bonhom’s debut album “Sex War” now and get the album one day before it hits stores on Jan 20th. All pre-orders come with an immediate download of Bonhom’s bumping tracks, “Get Up Stand Up (Sign of Life)”, “NYE” and “Your Eyes”. https://bonhom.bandcamp.com/album/sex-war
Vanderpump Rules on Bravo! have featured a bunch of our songs throughout Season 2. Now they are gearing up for their Reunion Special and will feature our song “I Swear To You”, so get ready and be sure to catch the 15th episode of Season 2!
Get ready to check out Bonhom in Vanderpump Rules on BRAVO! They will feature 3 of our Songs (“Live for Now” and “Free My Love” which have music videos & singles on iTunes and our as yet unreleased track, “I Swear To You”) in #Episodes 5, 6 and 7 of #Season 2!
Bonhom have two tracks featured on Bancs Media’s ‘Endless Summer’ compilation. The first is ‘Top of the World’ a rhythmic track with soaring vocals which has not yet been released and the second is a Dubstep remix of the single ‘Live for Now’. The full compilation features dazzling originals, remixes, and previously unreleased tracks by Grammy winning artists like RZA, non-stop touring artist Kosha Dillz and every rapper’s favorite rapper, Kool G. Rap. The compilation also includes material from emerging artists like Dreams in Static, Ducky and more. (full free album download).
Celebrate the historic “Downfall of Doma” with Bonhom’s “Free My Love” single and music video! The release date honors the 44th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots coinciding with Gay Pride months worldwide.
Like the stand gay rights activists took at Stonewall, this single advocates for freedom to love for all people. “Won’t you free my love?” vocalist James Coleman sultrily sings as the music video takes your breath away just like falling in love. The video features stunning time lapse shots of the natural world by Blake Ciulla. Majestic mountains, lush forests, and sensual sunsets capture the mystery and passion that is love. Set to Diwon’s trance-like, transcendent big beats, this orchestrated pop song is a stirring anthem for love for all.
“Free My Love” is the next in a series of singles from Bonhom’s forthcoming EP, titled #BNHM. Their past two singles, “Live for Now” and “NYE,” were remixed by Dubstep duo Neutron, composed of Hollywood producers Laze & Royal, responsible for some of the hottest songs by Tyga, The Game, Chris Brown, Ke$ha, and more.