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Atrocity Exhibition seems like something of a leading title for a Danny Brown album, given that any of his albums could comfortably bear it without seeming out of place, but it’s actually quite a fitting one for his new record. His previous two albums were both dark and experimental, with beats and lyrics that stood...

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Featured Artist: Danny Brown (Part 2)

September 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Danny Brown is not an easy artist to get into. His voice is high and raspy, and his beats are dark and intense. His subject matter is hedonistic, and his sense of humour is incredibly caustic. His music is very rewarding if one is willing to invest time into it, with his incredible gifts for...

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Featured Artist: Danny Brown

September 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Watching the music video for When It Rain, the lead single to Danny Brown’s upcoming album Atrocity Exhibition, is a surreal experience. Aside from the coiled menace of the beat, or the eerie, 80’s home-video stylings of the clips, the most confounding thing is that you actually get to see Danny Brown rapping. It feels...

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Roxette 2016

Interview: Roxette

June 8, 2016 | 1 Comments

With sales in excess of 70 million, Roxette have become one of the most successful pop acts in history. Their hit singles span the last 30 years and include early highlights like The Look, Joyride, It Must Have Been Love, Dressed For Success, Spending My Time and Fading Like A Flower through to more modern...

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Album Review: Roxette – Good Karma

May 31, 2016 | 1 Comments

Roxette have been keeping us on the edge of our seats for a couple of years now in terms of releasing new material from the studio. While the band have recently hung up their touring hats, following the decline in front-woman Marie Fredriksson’s health, the arrival of new album Good Karma, the bands first studio...

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Featured Artist: Roxette

May 30, 2016 | 5 Comments

This week we celebrate the highly anticipated release from one of the true greats of the pop genre. Good Karma is the 10th studio album from Swedish pop icons Roxette and the release comes on the heels of the news that the band have decided to call time on the live element of their success...

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Cyndi Lauper 2016

Album Review: Cyndi Lauper – Detour

May 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

During an illustrious career that has lasted several decades, petite Queens crooner Cyndi Lauper has certainly made an impressionable mark on the music world and in pop culture. From her early She’s So Unusual era, which produced many of the singers most widely recognized singles including Girls Just Want To Have Fun, She Bop, All...

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Featured Artist: Cyndi Lauper (Part 2)

May 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Over the course of the last several decades, few artists in music have made such an impact on not just the music industry, but the arts as a whole. Through visually vibrant fashion statements, eye-catching music videos and vocally and lyrically inspiring hit singles and albums, pop icon Cyndi Lauper has become more than just...

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Featured Artist: Cyndi Lauper (Part 1)

April 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

There are not many musicians still around today that have had a career as successful or as colorful as pop icon Cyndi Lauper. The quirky personality donning and eccentrically appareled pop star has been gracing us with hits for the last 30-something years. Starting off in a string of covers bands before going down the...

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Gwen Stefani’s solo music career has been in a strange place for the past decade. With no signs of another solo venture after the release of The Sweet Escape and an eventual reunion with No Doubt taking place six years later, it seemed like her own career was finally off the table. Even when she...

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Featured Artist: Gwen Stefani (Part 2)

March 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

With a hefty wait for new material coming to a quick close, Gwen Stefani fans have a lot to be excited about. This Is What The Truth Feels Like is mere days from its release, and constant teasers and singles from Stefani herself have positively doubled the excitement of fans everywhere; with the love and...

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Featured Artist: Gwen Stefani (Part 1)

March 11, 2016 | 0 Comments

Originally going solo during No Doubt’s 2004 hiatus, Gwen Stefani’s solo career has been as exciting as it has unpredictable. Coming after No Doubt’s fifth album, it acted as an extreme presentation of the changes the band had seen on Rock Steady; rather than focusing on ska or reggae, the electronic influences were taken and...

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Turin Brakes 2015

Interview: Turin Brakes

February 15, 2016 | 1 Comments

15 years on from the release of the bands groundbreaking debut album, 2001′s The Optimist LP, Turin Brakes are still going as strong as ever. Continually pushing the limits of the Balham duo-turned-foursome’s finely tuned songwrtiting and instrumental skills, the band have turned out a weighty catalogue of seven studio releases, a handful of highly...

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