Mixed Media

September 2016

Royal Canoe - “Bicycle” (video) (premiere)

Royal Canoe releases a new album of delicious indie pop and a new groove-laden single, "Bicycle".


Rumer - “Walk on By” (audio) (premiere)

Rumer records a gorgeous tribute to the music of Burt Bacharach and Hal David.


Blue House - “John the Unready” (video) (premiere)

London's Blue House makes lovely, intricate indie pop music so light and airy.


Beyoncé - “Hold Up” (Singles Going Steady)

"Hold Up" is a slice of art that engages the senses of sight and sound, and it's beautiful.


Driftwood - “City Lights” (video) (premiere)

For "City Lights", Driftwood puts on their pop hat for a dose of meticulously made indie pop with killer hooks.


Luísa Maita - “Fio da Memória” (video) (premiere)

Luísa Maita perfectly personifies the multi-cultural character of her home city of São Paulo with modern Brazilian sounds.


William Clark Green - “Sympathy” (audio) (premiere)

William Clark Green takes his queues from the storied legion of Lone Star State songwriters who have gone before and brings in the energy of rock and attitude of outlaw country.


Beck - “Wow” (Singles Going Steady)

Opinions are sharply divided on this new Beck track.


Bon Iver - 33 “GOD” (Singles Going Steady)

33 "GOD" continues to make us believe that Bon Iver may be dropping one of the best albums of 2016.


Clipping. - “Air ‘Em Out” (Singles Going Steady)

Clipping. show a strong grasp of sonic economy and judiciousness here, knowing exactly when to add an extra layer to the skeletal electronic beat, and when to pull back.


August 2016

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Exposition Dumps Don't Need Dialogue in 'Virginia'

// Moving Pixels

"Virginia manages to have an exposition dump without wordy exposition.

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