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[Music] Thoughts on... M.O – Not In Love

Long before last year’s “Who Do You Think Of?” gave them a Top 20 hit, UK girl group M.O have been adamant about two things: that existing alongside Danish singer MØ isn’t confusing for casual listeners, and that throwbacks to late 90’s/early 00’s R&B are in vogue. 101 more words


Tinie Tempah feat. Tinashe - Text From Your Ex

One week before his third studio album ‘Youth’ drops, British artist Tinie Tempah has dropped a new single titled ‘Text From Your Ex’ featuring US R&B singer Tinashe. 186 more words


Every Picture Tells A Story: When Depeche Mode met Derrick May in Detroit in 1989

In 1989, Depeche Mode came to Detroit to hang out with Derrick May and Juan Atkins. The two early techno pioneers had been mixing the band’s songs into their sets at clubs in Detroit like the Music Institute. 158 more words


Ed Sheeran — Shape of You & Castle on the Hill | Single Reviews

Everybody’s favourite ginger musician, Ed Sheeran, has come out of the hiding and released two new tracks. Yup I know gurls and boyz, this is a music emergency; because these new tracks are on fire. 339 more words

Single Reviews

EP Review: Adult Jazz - Earrings Off EP

Even though Earrings Off is absolutely within my top five releases of 2016, this EP is not for everyone. Its a very…thinky EP, yet it balances its contemplation with the heavy catharsis I constantly crave. 316 more words

Adult Jazz

How to Get a Hit Record in 1985

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How to Get a Hit Record: Things You Should Know About the Pop Music Business, by Ray Hammond (Poole: Javelin Books, 1985) ISBN 0 7137 1498 0… 635 more words

Lucky Dip

The 30 best pop songs of 2016 (part two)

10. Solange – Cranes in the Sky

While sadness has no quick-fix, “Cranes in the Sky” prescribes distractions aplenty. Some are vague (“I tried to run it away”), others draw on Solange’s experiences as a black woman in America (“I tried to fix it with my hair”). 917 more words