https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H02BPY7vEms Yes, I know I wrote FACK ALL this month. Life is rough! While I was out slaving away, my ambitious electronic queen Roisin has gifted us with another new single (following her quadrilogy of 12" singles with Maurice Fulton), "Incapable" is an eight minute disco stomper that blurs the line between smooth 80s funk... Continue Reading →
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozx-VvqO_ys What a song. Does Sarah's outro make sense? No, but it WORKED. Nicola's voice carries such emotion in her small part, one of the biggest moments for her in the Girls Aloud discography. And then there's Nadine to carry the chorus. None for the other two.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8sP8RtHCrY MEG's initial remix album is a huge question mark in her discography for a multitude of reasons that I will get into in an article to come, but for now I wanted to share one of the brilliant tracks from it (that strangely only ended up on the European edition of the release). Arranged... Continue Reading →
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aEb5gNsmGJ8 Katy Perry's had a relatively weak few years of activity. Her latest album "Witness" failed to garner the sales and popularity of previous releases "Prism" and the massive "Teenage Dream", with an even weaker run of singles that contrasted her previous streak of high quality, chart topping releases. Now we're in the midst of... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/GmBHj9UXyXo A breezy blend of bedroom-meets-dream pop, "Sylvia Plath" is the second track on Youth's latest five track EP "Garden". The video itself is soothing and plays with the senses, frames melting into each other like one heavenly acid trip. Check the video out now, and stay tuned as I'll have a review of the... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/HbAJTJNT-ig Like, WOW.
https://youtu.be/Xy84LnL_ghA Eurovision finalists (and my second pick for winner) Hatari have released a new single featuring Palestinian vocalist Bashar Murad. It's intense and bone chilling!
released 2019, interscope. "Dedicated" is as much of a declaration of independence as it is a bold and adventurous example of what pop music should be as we begin to leave the aughts behind and move forward into a new decade. Carly Rae Jepsen's songwriting has matured, but her music remains youthful and funky fresh. ... Continue Reading →