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Class of 2018: The Overachievers

You know it’s been a strange year in music when the Billboard charts and the critic’s year-end lists have so much in common. Stereogum gave the #1 spot to a pop country album; the same album that topped lists from People and Entertainment Weekly. Janelle Monáe finally got the credit she deserved when she released The ArchAndroid eight years ago. Mitski… Read more →

Robyn – Body Talk

Robyn – Body Talk Robyn promised 3 albums in 2010 and she delivered 3 EPs with a total of 21 new songs.  Not too bad for a year’s work.  Body Talk is a collection of the best songs from the first 2 EPs, Body Talk, Pt. 1 and Body Talk, Pt. 2 packaged with the 5-song EP, Body Talk, Pt.… Read more →

Re-Up: September 2010

Every month I will recap the albums and songs I can recommend under the Re-Up heading. Click on each album cover for more information and song link to play the song.  Right-click and ‘Save Link As’ to download song. Albums: Songs: ▲POPDRONE – Belong To (internet only) All Tiny Creatures ft. Justin Vernon – An Iris (from Harbors out early… Read more →

Robyn – Body Talk, Pt. 2

Robyn – Body Talk, Pt. 2 Did you see Robyn‘s 30-second performance on the VMA‘s last night (or more likely on youtube this morning)?  I wonder why she only got 30 seconds when she has more talent in one strand of her short platinum hair than most of those artists have in their whole body?  Oh yeah, it’s MTV.  Anyway,… Read more →

Re-Up: July 2010

Every month I will recap the albums and songs I can recommend under the Re-Up heading. Click on each album cover for more information. Songs: Kid Cudi, Rostam Batmanglij & Best Coast – All Summer (internet only via Converse) Free Energy – Bang Pop (from Stuck on Nothing out now) Steel Train – Bullet (from Steel Train out now) Kristen… Read more →

Robyn – Body Talk Pt. 1

Robyn – Body Talk Pt. 1 Hands down the best thing to happen to dance pop this decade (sorry Gaga), Robyn writes perfect pop songs with just enough edge to keep her on the hipster radar.  You’ll find her on the blogs, Pitchfork, Stereogum, as well as the dancefloor. Robyn – Dancing On My Own Reviews: Pitchfork 8.5 Slant 4/5… Read more →