Articles tagged pop

Colette Carr - “Static” (video) (Premiere)

The California artist debuts her gorgeous new single today.

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Digisaurus - ‘No More Room For Love’ (EP stream)

The Columbus, Ohio band mixes classic disco and funk with more modern sounds to offer a contemporary take on classic pop.

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Kacey Musgraves: Pageant Material

A sumptuous dive into classic country that's also an exploration of identity, growing and exploring the idea of self within the sentimentalized past and our social-media-driven present.

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30 Jun 2015 // 2:20 AM

Miguel: Wildheart

Wildheart is the sound of Miguel fully coming into his own , but we're still left feeling engaged but not thrilled, satisfied with the night out but lacking the impulse to text him back the next day.

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The Autumn Stones - ‘Escapists’ (album stream) (premiere)

The Toronto band sounds more seasoned on their new album Escapists, which has been four years in the making.

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Jesse R. Berlin - “Wash Your Boat!” (audio) (Premiere)

The New York musician's new track is plenty whimsical, but then you read what he says about the song, and you can't stop laughing.

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Chase Coy - ‘Youth’ (album stream)

The prolific 24 year-old singer songwriter returns with his fifth full-length.

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Bean - “Wildfire (acoustic)” (video) (premiere)

The up-and-coming singer-songwriter Bean delivers an acoustic performance of her terrific new single, "Wildfire".

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24 Jun 2015 // 2:10 AM

Alesso: Forever

Alesso assists the EDM/radio pop crossover with a melodramatic and aimless debut album.

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Scavenger Hunt - “Till I See a Sign” (audio) (premiere)

If you have a fondness for '80s pop, you'll want to hear Scavenger Hunt's "Till I See a Sign".

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Micky Blue - “Submarine” (video) (premiere)

Watch the dreamlike video for singer-songwriter Micky Blue's captivating new track, "Submarine".

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Sugar & The Hi-Lows: High Roller

Utilizing relentless rhythms to underscore their wistful resolve, Sugar & The Hi-Lows still manage to keep a subtle bond amidst their mutual admiration.

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Hydrogen Child - ‘Sirens’ (EP stream) (premiere)

The Louisiana band Hydrogen Child create some gigantic '80s pop hooks on their exuberant new EP.

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19 Jun 2015 // 2:30 AM

Giorgio Moroder: Deja Vu

With his first solo album in 30 years, iconic electronic music pioneer Giorgio Moroder tries his hand at contemporary EDM with mixed results.

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19 Jun 2015 // 2:20 AM

Mika: No Place in Heaven

No Place in Heaven is Mika's most assured and confident set of tunes since his debut, Life in Cartoon Motion.

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Adam Lambert Brings a “Ghost Town” to a Rooftop Warehouse Rave in London (video)

From his new single "Ghost Town" to his Kermit the Frog impersonation, former American Idol Adam Lambert brought the entertainment to a special performance in East London.

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Bird - “Girl Can’t Decide” (audio) (premiere)

Echoes of digital reggae emanate from the glossy-synth-pop of Bird's glossy synth-pop number "Girl Can't Decide".

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Plain White T’s - “Pause (Live at Guitar Center)” (video) (Premiere)

The Plain White T's bring their earnest and hummable brand of pop to the At: Guitar Center webseries with their tune "Pause".

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Daisha - “Hiyah (F.O.H.)” (audio) (Premiere)

Confrontational and playful, Daisha's aggressive new single "Hiyah (F.O.H.)" wants to be your dance jam of the summer.

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16 Jun 2015 // 11:10 AM

Baio - “Sister of Pearl” (audio)

Christopher Baio has played bass with Vampire Weekend since 2006, but now he's stepping out on his own with an album of pure pop deliciousness.

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