Azure Blue
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//Reviews

Azure Blue: Rule of Thirds
16 Jan 2012 // 3:00 PM

Ex-Irene and Laurel Music songwriter's new synth-pop breakup album is superficially appealing, but overwhelmed by its reliance on pop culture references.

//Blogs

Azure Blue - 'Beyond the Dreams There's Infinite Doubt' (album stream) (PopMatters Premiere)
1 Oct 2013 // 3:19 AM

With Azure Blue, former Irene and Laurel Music songwriter Tobias Isaksson creates a melange of '80s synthpop textures and '90s shoegaze vocals mixed with that wall of sound, perfected by pop music back in the '60s.

Azure Blue Harkens Back to the '80s with "Seasons"
7 Feb 2012 // 2:15 AM

Performing as Azure Blue, Tobias Isaksson looks back to the 1980s for much of his sound on his new release Rule of Thirds.

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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