top of page

Joshua Pearlstein Releases Dark-Pop Anthem "Wandering Degenerate"

Discover Joshua Pearlstein's new single "Wandering Degenerate," a dark-pop exploration of vanity, inner turmoil, and the struggle to maintain artistic passion in the face of societal pressures.

Joshua Pearlstein, a rising creative talent from Atlanta, Georgia, currently based in Boston, Massachusetts, merges classic pop and disco drama with his innovative songwriting. As an artist who discovered his perfect pitch early in life, Joshua fell in love with music legends like Michael Jackson and Prince, which greatly influenced his musical direction. His instinct for melody and rhythm guided him to create songs that are as catchy as they are innovative.

Joshua's musical journey truly took off in high school when he began singing and producing, using music as a medium to explore the darker side of art. His work serves as a cathartic expression of his experiences and emotions, ranging from club bangers to mainstream pop tracks. His music is crafted to resonate deeply with listeners, offering a blend of high-energy beats and profound lyrical content.

Got Music? Use #TEAMTJPL to feature here

Released on May 17, 2024, "Wandering Degenerate" is Joshua Pearlstein's latest single, an intense dark-pop anthem that delves into themes of vanity, inner turmoil, and the struggle to maintain artistic passion. The song portrays the main character's descent into mania and depression as he grapples with the pressures of the Hollywood system, feeling lost and compelled to sell his soul. This narrative captures the transformation of feelings from confidence to self-doubt, ultimately reflecting the duality of outward appearance and inner conflict.

The track showcases Joshua's flair for songwriting and his ability to convey complex emotions through music. "Wandering Degenerate" is a testament to his meticulous dedication to his craft, blending electronic pop and synth-pop elements with a dark, cinematic edge.

Joshua's debut single, "Heartless Binge," challenged the norms of pop music, introducing a sound that is uniquely his. His follow-up, "Wandering Degenerate," pushes these boundaries even further, highlighting his growth as a musician and his commitment to creating original, impactful music.

Currently honing his skills at the prestigious Berklee College of Music, Joshua has quickly gained recognition for his ability to produce music that stands out. His professors and peers alike have noted his talent for crafting songs that hold their own in a competitive industry.

"Wandering Degenerate" offers an exploration of the complexities of the human psyche, set to a captivating dark-pop soundscape. It is here that Joshua Pearlstein's innovative approach to music-making and his ability to blend various genres makes him a noteworthy artist in the contemporary music scene. As he continues to push creative boundaries, Joshua is set to inspire a new generation of musicians with his audacious vision and dedication to the art form.

Genres: Electronic Pop, Synth Pop, Commercial Pop, Dark-Pop, Pop, EDM, Alternative Pop, Commercial Vocal Dance

Mood: Cinematic, Classic, Relaxing, Soulful

You can follow them through the links below to never miss a beat

Like what you heard? Then you'll like the sound of this - Click Below


bottom of page