Song of the Day: Holodrum – Free Advice

Holodrum are a new disco-infused synth-pop group, who feature members of Hookworms, Yard Act, Cowtown, Virginia Wing, Drahla and more. Maybe Holodrum were destined to start at this point. This might be the first time they’ve all officially worked together, but between Emily Garner (vocals), Matthew Benn (synth/bass/production), Jonathan Nash (drums), Jonathan Wilkinson (guitar), SamContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Holodrum – Free Advice”

Song of the Day: Kae Tempest – More Pressure (feat. Kevin Abstract)

The Line Is A Curve is the fifth album by rapper, poet, author and playwright Kae Tempest. The album chronicles life’s difficulties, but rather than being crushed by them, using them as a positive force to help move forward. The album’s centrepiece More Pressure is musically reminiscent of one of the Pet Shop Boys more brooding tracks, whilstContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Kae Tempest – More Pressure (feat. Kevin Abstract)”

Song of the Day: Hippo Campus – Ride or Die

In the years between 2018’s Bambi & Lp3, Hippo Campus – made up of Jake Luppen & Nathan Stocker, Whistler Allen, Zach Sutton, & DeCarlo Jackson – has grown up and into itself. Although the five-piece has been friends since middle school & put out a number of studio releases since its inception, it’s the newContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Hippo Campus – Ride or Die”

Song of the Day: Fontaines Dc – Jackie Down The Line

2020’s A Hero’s Death saw Fontaines Dc land a #2 album in the Uk, receive nominations at the GRAMMYs, BRITs and Ivor Novello Awards, and sell out London’s iconic Alexandra Palace. Now the band return with their third record in as many years: Skinty Fia. Used colloquially as an expletive, the title roughly translates from the Irish languageContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Fontaines Dc – Jackie Down The Line”

Song of the Day: Kevin Holliday – Expensive Taste

Kevin Holliday released a new tune. «I made the track with two producers I always work with: Chasen Smith and Keizo Fish,» Holliday told The Fader. «When we made it, we were specifically channeling Off the Wall by Michael Jackson. That’s by far my favorite album of his, so we sat and listened to it at bunch before we evenContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Kevin Holliday – Expensive Taste”

Song of the Day: Tim Atlas – Honeycomb

Multi-creative artist, songwriter, and producer, Tim Atlas, shares Honeycomb, the first single from an upcoming release. Honeycomb, was written during a Los Angeles summer and «is about temptation. It’s about lust,» Tim explains. «Sure, it’s being released in January, but music is escapism to me and I’m more than happy to embrace the thought of aContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Tim Atlas – Honeycomb”

Song of the Day: Beirut – Fyodor Dormant

Artifacts began humbly as a means of compiling a few early Beirut Eps for a proper physical release. However, as Zach Condon explains in album’s excellent liner notes, reconnecting with old recordings through fresh ears turned a simple re-issue project into something much more expansive. «When the decision came to re-release this collection, I foundContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Beirut – Fyodor Dormant”

Song of the Day: Limerence – Rossi

It is on the basis of old groups of modern metal and pop-punk that the Bordeaux group takes shape in a completely different direction, indie pop. Limerence was born under the sign of love and psycho-sociological reflection. Because passionate about personal development and a desire to offer more than just sound, the group naturally offersContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Limerence – Rossi”