A straight-from-the-box drum machine tempo, loosened at the edges, and a pulse-strum acoustic guitar. Immediately disarming, ‘Half Lyfe’ – the second track we’ve heard from JR Slayer’s upcoming album You Found Me – lands like a measure of easy intimacy. Reflective, and confessional by turns ‘Half Lyfe’ displays the strengths of JR Slayer’s work. A project of…
Sofa City Sweetheart shows that yes, there is sorrow, but at the limit of that emotion comes acceptance, and a sense of relief and pleasure.
summer ’17 is a truly remarkable album that should be celebrated for the possibilities that it represents
With ‘Endless Graffiti’ Magic Potion offer a strong picture of themsleves. They offer an authentic voice of the other; compelling as it is listenable.
Tasha’s ‘Alone At Last’ is self-possessed in the best possible way, it does not crave confirmation or concern itself with the typical industry trappings.
With Tank Town Many Voices Speak have established a tone of negotiations. Moving forward this is what to expect, but Matilda Mård reserves the right to change course, alter her mind, and be in the now of the future.
“I want to be positive, I don’t want to be destructive, but sometimes all I feel, sometimes all I feel, is…. FUCK YOU, FUCK YOU, FUCK YOU, FUCK YOU, FUCK YOU, FUCK YOU, FUCK YOU!” In her latest track, “Los Santos”, Mavi Phoenix lines up targets, addresses frustration, and deploys the cleanest sounding dirty word…
Just where is the tipping point of beat or progression? Iglooghost fucks around with that concept quite nicely, and it’s great fun to listen as it unfolds.
There’s a very real sense that if you feel more beautiful, more optimistic, more open to change, ALRIGHT brother will consider this a good day at the beach.
“I don’t just want to eat bread, that is bad for my head, and my belly too.” The punkish simplicity of “Carb Your Enthusiasm” from Miss World conceals a broader, more complicated account of contemporary times. The brainchild of Natalie Chahal, Miss World is a project that skims the substance from social media platforms to…