Carly Rae Jepsen has No Time for Excuses on ‘Cut to the Feeling’

Off the back of some ascending Nintendo-style ‘level up’ synths, we’re sharply injected into the marvellous high of Carly Rae Jepsen’s latest track ‘Cut to the Feeling’. The new song is a supposed Continue reading Carly Rae Jepsen has No Time for Excuses on ‘Cut to the Feeling’

Lil Yachty: Teenage Emotions Review – Unpredictable, Joyful and Often Masterful, but Severely Unbalanced

Hip-Hop and rap continues to schism, and there hasn’t been such disparity as there has been over the last few years. The rise of the pop-rapper has been buoyed by viral hits from the likes of Continue reading Lil Yachty: Teenage Emotions Review – Unpredictable, Joyful and Often Masterful, but Severely Unbalanced

The Week’s 5 Essential Releases Worth Listening To

This week, two of our featuring artists offer redefining visions of millennial pop. Their latest releases are proof that not all strains of pop operate in vague, innuendo-laden spaces. Here are the week’s five big releases that should be on your radar: Continue reading The Week’s 5 Essential Releases Worth Listening To

Phoenix Offer Conscious, Sparkling Disco with ‘Ti Amo’

Phoenix’s ‘Ti Amo’ operates in the weirder aisle of the indie hypermarket. The distorted buzz around the track’s intro recalls Torches-era Foster The People and the resounding burst Continue reading Phoenix Offer Conscious, Sparkling Disco with ‘Ti Amo’

Plan B Sees Everything Clearer Than Ever on ‘In The Name Of Man’

Plan B’s artistic trajectory was leading towards something in the vein of ‘In The Name Of Man’, his first new song in over five years. The scope of his work is ambitious, with his albums acting as Continue reading Plan B Sees Everything Clearer Than Ever on ‘In The Name Of Man’

Katy Perry’s ‘Swish Swish’ is Innocuous Clickbait Pop

You’re probably right. ‘Swish Swish’ is probably about Taylor Swift but Katy Perry keeps her crosshairs annoyingly wide enough that fans are forced to make the Continue reading Katy Perry’s ‘Swish Swish’ is Innocuous Clickbait Pop

The Week’s 5 Essential Releases Worth Listening To

This week’s essential mix features releases from the vastest corners of the music industry; pop, rock, indie and an unexpected return from one of England’s most intriguing artists. Here are the week’s five big releases that should be on your radar: Continue reading The Week’s 5 Essential Releases Worth Listening To

Paramore: After Laughter Review – Melancholic, Pastel-Coloured Pop

Take the title of Paramore’s latest album, After Laughter, and it’ll reveal more than you think about the band’s persisting friction. Paramore are clearly masters in Continue reading Paramore: After Laughter Review – Melancholic, Pastel-Coloured Pop

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