After three years the music of Nu Genea is finally back: their new single Marechià anticipates the new recording project to be released soon for NG Records under license from Carosello Records. Nu Genea is the artistic project of Neapolitan musicians / DJs – based in Berlin – Massimo Di Lena and Lucio Aquilina. TheContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Nu Genea – Marechià”
Artists like Imelda Gabs are the reason why pop music never gets stale and evolves with the times that we live in Bold and unexpected, she manifests her passion and emotions through her music, both on stage and in the studio. The 23-year-old Belgian & Congolese artist grew up in Switzerland where she studied theContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Imelda Gabs – Alter Ego”
Here at This Is Pop? traditions are important. There is one about Christmas and it is related to this song, published by us every December 24th since 2016. Merry Christmas!
Cat Power, the singer/songwriter/producer Chan Marshall, previewed her forthcoming album Covers (January 14, 2022/Domino) with a fresh interpretation of Billie Holiday‘s I’ll Be Seeing You along with an updated rendition of her song Hate from The Greatest (2006), retitled Unhate for the album. She’s also released a music video for I’ll Be Seeing You which nods to Lady Day as MarshallContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Cat Powers – I’ll Be Seeing You”
Fka Twigs, innovative artist, incredible performer, today releases a new song with superstar The Weeknd entitled Tears In The Club. London-based Fka Twigs has Jamaican origins and is one of the most important artists of the British trip hop and urban scene. Singer-songwriter and dancer, she has shown over the years that she has aContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Fka Twigs – Tears in the Club (feat. The Weeknd)”
Voie 81 is a Parisian pop wave electro duo, which adds the female voices of three European capitals: Paris, Madrid and Berlin. Their music finds its inspiration in the 1980s’analogical sound. The lyrics are unifying and socially committed, performed in German, English, Spanish and French. They are Kraftwerk’s long lost sons or the result ofContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Voie 81 – 1989”
New Order – Everything’s Gone GreenEx Olympian – Penny in the Well (feat. Sam Lawrence)Blay Ambolley – Afrika Yie (Dandara Edit)Umoja – 707Poppy Ajudha – London’s BurningWet Leg – Too Late NowBig Thief – Time EscapingLittle Simz – IntrovertArlo Parks – HopeSquid – PamphletsHuman League – Don’t You Want MeApparat – Black Water
Since its creation in the late 90s, we have seen Sumo roam various territories: electro, soul, funk, hip-hop, dub… Loyal to their initial state of mind, the group made up of brothers Alex (guitar, vocal) and Fred Sumi (bass, production) doesn’t box itself into one specific style, embarking instead on a constant musical odyssey. ForContinua a leggere “Song of the Day: Sumo y Los Ermanos del Alma – Oya (Wichy de Vedado Remix)”