Wednesday, May 7 2014
Retro-gazing electronic pop of the broad-stroked, emotive variety, the debut LP of Berlin-based, Dutch musician Thomas Azier is one of the most confident debuts by a male electronic artist in ages.
Tuesday, June 7 2011
By turns aggressive and vulnerable, sophisticated and childlike, punk and pop, The Constant is the product of a young, but talented, multi-faceted artist.
Monday, April 12 2010
Another quirkily-voiced female singer-songwriter dabbling in the '80s with indie sensibility, as if we didn’t have enough of them in the charts in 2009.
Friday, March 20 2009
The LA electropop duo Jupiter Rising may not be re-inventing the wheel with their club-friendly pop, but as Evan Sawdey noted back in 2007 "who needs to be revolutionary when you’re having so much fun?" The duo's (Spencer Nezey and Jessica Payo) new record, The Quiet Hype came out March 17th and the recently sat down for PopMatters' 20 Questions.
Tuesday, February 10 2009
In their opening set, Los Angeles-based duo Jupiter Rising carefully straddled the surprisingly fine line between cutting-edge and completely clichéd by crafting a slick live sound generally unheard of in the pop world.
Monday, September 10 2007
Who needs to break new ground when you're breakin' it down?