2019 is in its infancy and the world is alive with possibility -most of it musical!
a celebration of “black girl magic”
Reality caught up with Ari and she made cotton candy from it
it was earth shatteringly loud from the beginning
it was a show for the die-hard fans
may we continue to honor the time you spend with us by writing on and on and on, until we die.
if that doesn’t give you what remains of the Christmas spirit, what will?
it is mainstream pop: because it is happy to be here
you will always remember the way the crowd moves
It’s ironic I will probably ending up shooting myself in the head
a must see that one time
Ariel Pink is at the Standard Hollywood on NYE
2018 was not a great year for music, at least for the kind of music I love.
an exclamation mark
a mix of soundtracks, or 70s stars, or both
there was no excuse to skip it
the King of Latin Trap and poster boy for everything great about Latin Pop
bands that would get me out of the house on any night.
best album of 2019
was so excited by the whole thing, I worked until 4am, singing in more vocal backups
2018 was the year when Post Malone broke the Beatles’ record
I didn’t expect much, and I got enough
At 23 songs in length, it has the breadth of a masterwork
white picket fence comfort food
diligence in the face of breathtaking indifference
Shooting concerts has become a passion
without hip hop it would have been a bad year
brooded and angry break up song
An exceptional, restless, badass performance of a man at the top of his form
It isn’t great even by James’ mouth agape standards.
post-millennium rap and hip hop anxiety with a huge smile
from best singles to best songs
The 3-song EP features Azealia’s renditions of standards
See You When I Land, out 01/11/19
“It seems that Maggie Lindemann can’t be stopped”
Band Features Members of Western Settings, New Way On, The Newports
“This is a very literal song about dreams and ambitions”
“Valee doesn’t sound like anything happening in Chicago hip-hop right now.”
“The sonic equivalent of being beaten profusely”
returns with the music video for “Girl’s Best Friend”
“can never be accused of making music without a message”
WIND ROSE recently returned to their subterranean caverns to record a new studio album
NEW ALBUM GEIST OUT NOW
As expected, not much going on this week!
a thunderingly bad conclusion
Hit it, Mr. Hope
touching something very deep inside your soul
Merry Christmas to all and to all a sausage roll
the breadth of a statement