Tag Archives: EDM

Major Lazer: Know No Better EP Review – Relying On Of-The-Moment Star Recruit Only Gets You So Far

After the success of 2015’s Peace is the Mission, an ensemble delight that would even challenge a Wes Anderson wishlist, Major Lazer’s new EP, Know No Better, has the same intentions as Continue reading Major Lazer: Know No Better EP Review – Relying On Of-The-Moment Star Recruit Only Gets You So Far

Calvin Harris is the Ultimate Tinker Man on ‘Rollin’

Considering his recent artistic output, it’s fair to say that Calvin Harris is pop’s renaissance man of the moment. As the staunchly bro-masculine EDM movement continues to Continue reading Calvin Harris is the Ultimate Tinker Man on ‘Rollin’

Calvin Harris Enlists Pharrell, Ariana Grande & Young Thug for Latest A-List Summer Banger ‘Heatstroke’

Much of the success of Calvin Harris’ recent hit ‘Slide’, featuring the elusive Frank Ocean and two thirds of mercurial rap trio Migos, was down to Harris’ Continue reading Calvin Harris Enlists Pharrell, Ariana Grande & Young Thug for Latest A-List Summer Banger ‘Heatstroke’

Coldplay X The Chainsmokers’ ‘Something Just Like This’ is an Acceptance of Defeat

Coldplay are at a crossroads. Their last two albums, A Head Full of Dreams and the breakup album Ghost Stories, barely achieved mixed review status. And on top of that, they undeniably confirmed Continue reading Coldplay X The Chainsmokers’ ‘Something Just Like This’ is an Acceptance of Defeat

Calvin Harris Shares Frank Ocean & Migos Collaboration ‘Slide’

After weeks of speculation and a string of teases on social media, Calvin Harris has unveiled his first track of 2017, a collaboration with Frank  Ocean and two thirds of hip-hop trio Migos titled ‘Slide’. Continue reading Calvin Harris Shares Frank Ocean & Migos Collaboration ‘Slide’

W:/ 2016ALBUM/ Review: deadmau5’s Devilishly Outspoken Personality Fails to Seep into his Eighth Album

With the depletion of EDM’s popularity over the last few years, the self-loathing and self-critical deadmau5’s continued appeal seems more and more like some cruel, ironic joke. Fewer and fewer people stick around for the Continue reading W:/ 2016ALBUM/ Review: deadmau5’s Devilishly Outspoken Personality Fails to Seep into his Eighth Album

Roosevelt is Everything- The Moment Before It Starts, The Ecstasy In-Between and the Inevitable Hangover

A minute and a half of Roosevelt’s aptly-titled ‘Intro’ and the tone is set. One of an odyssey, a weightless, wafting journey warping through space. A couple of tracks in and you’d be forgiven for thinking that Continue reading Roosevelt is Everything- The Moment Before It Starts, The Ecstasy In-Between and the Inevitable Hangover

This Is What You Came For: John Newman Drops Rumoured Taylor Swift Diss Track ‘Olé’ Penned by Calvin Harris

Following the break-up of Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris last month and Swift’s quickly initiated, subsequent relationship with actor Tom Hiddleston, rumours began to circulate of a diss track being produced by Harris Continue reading This Is What You Came For: John Newman Drops Rumoured Taylor Swift Diss Track ‘Olé’ Penned by Calvin Harris

The Vending Machine: Magnetised – Tom Odell

Taken from his new album, Wrong Crowd, ‘Magnetised’ is a more muscular effort from the Ivor Novello-winning Tom Odell. At first glance it seems like a stereotypical Tom Odell track, but the energy and pomp say otherwise. Continue reading The Vending Machine: Magnetised – Tom Odell

Calvin Harris & Rihanna’s New Track: Is it ‘We Found Love’ Mk. II?

Following their performance at Coachella, Calvin Harris and Rihanna have debuted their third collaboration together ‘This Is What You Came For’. Rihanna is fresh off of the success of her eighth Continue reading Calvin Harris & Rihanna’s New Track: Is it ‘We Found Love’ Mk. II?