This Is Pop? 6×2 (16.11.2021)

Bombay Bicycle Club – Your EyesLotus Plaza – StrangersRadiohead – If You Say The WorldGeese – DiscoLes Ambassadeurs – Tiecolom BaApparat – SayulitaFoals – Night SwimmersVeils – AxolotlSexwitch – Ha Howa Ha HowaSudan Archives – Come Meh WayTalking Heads – I ZimbraThom Yorke – UnmadeSampha – Kora SingsOther Lives – 2 Pyramids

Song of the Day: Dimitri von Büren – Little Boy

Dimitri von Büren is a multi-instrumentist Paris-based artist. He dropped his first song Moonlight Confession in November 2018. This marked Dimitri’s first self-produced effort, «inspired by all the chill pop/bedroom pop moods,» that have been on his radar lately. The good success of this first release paved the way for new songs, Days of DreamContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Dimitri von Büren – Little Boy”

Song of the Day: Joan As Police Woman, Tony Allen, Dave Okumu – Take Me To Your Leader

«Thank you for making the world a more joyful, inspiring place.» Marking what would have been the late, great Tony Allen’s 81st birthday, Joan Wasser aka Joan As Police Woman expressed her utmost love and admiration for the legendary drummer and Afrobeat pioneer with a social media post yesterday. The sentiment was accompanied by aContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Joan As Police Woman, Tony Allen, Dave Okumu – Take Me To Your Leader”

Song of the Day: Yhu Kira – Oublier

Yuran Obam known as Yhu Kira, is a painter, author, singer and performer, born in 1996 in Libreville in Gabon. Passionate about writing since always, he grew up in the city of PortGentil in Gabon and then came to live in France for his studies. In January 2016 he left for a two year exchangeContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Yhu Kira – Oublier”

Song of the Day: Aem – Present Tense

Aem is a serial songwriter and making it her mission to be heard in 2021. With a long-standing presence in the industry she took some time off from writing what is “supposed to fit” in the box outlined by genre and instead switched to writing and producing songs whichever way they naturally go. Chasing twoContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Aem – Present Tense”

Song of the Day: Emilia Tarrant – Stuck On You

Stuck On You is the track all of Emilias’s live audience have been waiting to be released, a firm fans favourite and already added to Apple Music New in Pop playlist today. S.O.Y follows on from Emilia Tarrant’s self-released debut Honeymoon Phase Ep release ft singles If Love is A Gun, the emotive pop balladContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Emilia Tarrant – Stuck On You”

Song of the Day: La Nuit Américaine – Sous La Couette

La Nuit Américaine is the result of the meeting between singer / keyboardist Louise Spoturno-Coty and producer Gauthier Havel. Born from a common passion for underground electronic music and French cinema, the group distils an efficient minimal wave tinged with 80’s references. With their first single Sous La Couette the duo offers us a nightContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: La Nuit Américaine – Sous La Couette”

Song of the Day: Keith Mosfet – I’ve Got This Feeling

Canadian artist Keith Mosfet has been on a journey of self discovery through traveling countries, and learning from new cultures. Now calling Amsterdam, Netherlands home. He is the definition of an “artist”. Using inspiration from impressionist oil paintings and combining his background in electronic engineering, Keith took on the challenge of writing, recording and mixingContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Keith Mosfet – I’ve Got This Feeling”