Without even factoring in the name, Amber Mark’s new single “Heatwave” is an ideal fit for the summertime. From the get-go, when the Latin-influenced rhythms kick into high-gear, you can feel the sizzle of the track and the sweat start to drip. When the scintillating chorus (which is essentially Mark clamoring “Heat wave”) comes on,… Continue reading Amber Mark- “Heatwave”
More of this please. More of Gucci and the Migos crew trading bars over an unsettlingly minor key beat that scans as a trap re-interpolation of a horror soundtrack. More of Gucci saying he needs to go to rehab because “I’m addicted to cash.” More talk of brain “good enough to graduate.” More of Migos… Continue reading Top Tracks: Gucci Mane- “I Get the Bag” ft. Migos
Justin Bieber canceled the remainder of the 2017 dates for his “Purpose World Tour” but that isn’t stopping the Beebs at all from putting out new music. In this case, it’s the dance heavy and vaguely house-influenced pop track “Friends.” Bloodpop, one of the go-to commercial dance pop producers, crafted “Friends” and it’s big on… Continue reading Justin Bieber- “Friends”
Give this a listen if you like your pop jangly and deceptively catchy.
It’s easy to want the wrong things in life and pursuing them can be to your own detriment. It’s easy to fool yourself into thinking the relationship you’re in is the right one just because you’re in it at the present moment in time. Plenty of people have fooled themselves into thinking that a whole… Continue reading Anna of the North- “Money”
After promising it for the better part of a decade, the one and only BasedGod (Lil B) has finally blessed us with the Black Ken mixtape. B claims it’s his “first official mixtape” which is an absolute bit of hogwash if you know anything about the Based one and how prolific he is. Dude seemingly records… Continue reading Lil B- “Free Life”
Julien Baker’s 2015 debut, Sprained Ankle, stands as one of the more moving and emotionally open records of the past few years. While punctuated with a wry sense of humor (that comes out even more live), Baker told tales of depression and sang “songs about death” that shook the Memphis singer so much she would even… Continue reading Top Tracks: Julien Baker- “Appointments”