Articles tagged pop

27 Aug 2015 // 2:30 AM

FKA twigs: M3LL155X

The success of FKA twigs says as much about shifting public tastes as it does her unique style.

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FKA twigs: M3LL155X (take 2)

With M3LL155X FKA twigs cements her status as the most experimental pop musician within the last few years.

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Honey Ryder - “Dignified” (audio) (premiere)

The rising UK country trio are reissuing their debut album in advance of the US release of their new record.

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25 Aug 2015 // 2:05 AM

Ryn Weaver: The Fool

An electrifying, although imperfect, debut that rightfully sets the anti-pop princess on the map.

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Sunday Lane - “Go” (audio) (premiere)

The young artist ditches the usual singer-songwriter trappings in favor of shimmering electropop.

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Maisy Kay - “Sleep” (audio) (premiere)

16 year-old avant-pop artist Maisy Kay is so precociously talented that it's a little frightening.

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The Hamiltons - “Paranoid” (audio) (premiere)

The Australian siblings delve into schmaltzy '50s jazz pop on their new single.

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Victoria Celestine - “Something More” (video) (premiere)

Raised in France and Texas, the effervescent new single by the teenager is at once cosmopolitan and has genuine heart.

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Megan Burtt - “Real Thing” (audio) (premiere)

The Colorado singer-songwriter emulates her idols sublimely on this new track.

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Kayla - “No Smoke Without Fire” (video) (premiere)

The BRIT School product makes an immediate impression on her slow-burning new video.

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Lisa Stansfield - “All Around the World” (live) (video) (premiere)

The great soul diva returns with a live album celebrating her 2014 comeback.

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SVRCINA - “Lover Fighter” (audio) (premiere)

Pop meets EDM on this grandiose new track.

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Elise Testone - “Now” (audio) (premiere)

The American Idol finalist continues to successfully distance herself from the hype machine, finding her own voice in the process.

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Carly Rae Jepsen: E·MO·TION

With E·MO·TION's braintrust aiming for maximum pleasure-center overload, Jepsen has overlooked what made her such a ringing success: her voice.

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Monks of Mellonwah - “Show Me Something More” (audio) (premiere)

The latest single by the Australian band captures the bombast/sensitive dynamic expertly.

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Fairground Saints - ‘Fairground Saints’ (album stream) (premiere)

The LA trio create a beautiful pop/country hybrid on their charming new album.

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Damn the Witch Siren - “Nasty” (audio) (premiere)

Feminism and flat-out-fun coalesce on this vibrant, insanely catchy new track.

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Gianna - “Baby, It’s You” (audio) (premiere)

A debut single needs to make a strong first impression, and "Baby, It's You" does just that.

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Martin Newell: Teatime Assortment

Teatime Assortment
's consistency is conveyed through the cheery disposition that’s maintained throughout, all the oddball and eccentric references tossed in for good measure.

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Shana Halligan - “Been Waiting” (audio) (premiere)

The singer-songwriter's new single morphs from torch singing to gentle house with impressive grace.

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

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"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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