Monthly Archives: February 2015
#albumoftheday / REVIEW: INDIANA: NO ROMEO
Indiana, aka Lauren Henson, is a 27-year-old singer/songwriter hailing from Nottingham. The reason she goes by Indiana? Her father, who passed when she was 17, was a big fan of Indiana Jones. Although she’s hardly on the tip of everybody’s tongues here in the States, last year Indiana had a top 20 hit...Read more
#songoftheday / VIDEO: KARYN CRISIS: “THE ALCHEMIST”
BEN LEE HAS RELEASED A NEW MIXTAPE …OF SONGS HE WROTE FOR OTHER ARTISTS TO SING
PRESS RELEASEFebruary 24th, 2015 – (Burbank, CA.) – Warner Bros. Records is pleased to announce that it has signed singer, songwriter, and recording artist Ben Lee to its roster. The Sydney, Australia, native formed his first band, Noise Addict, at age 14, and after it disbanded, went on to release 10 solo albums over...Read more
#songoftheday / VIDEO: Oh Land – “Flags”
#albumoftheday / REVIEW: THE AGONIST: EYE OF PROVIDENCE
When Alissa White-Gluz left The Agonist to join Arch Enemy she claimed that fans knew it was “over,” which had to make one wonder about the future of The Agonist. After all, maybe Alissa knew something we didn’t, that their next album was going to suck. Plus, she left some mighty big shoes...Read more
#songoftheday / VIDEO: Jess Glynne – “Hold My Hand”
VIDEO: Fall Out Boy – “Irresistible”
#songoftheday / LYRIC VIDEO: Robbie Williams – “The Cure”
Most of the songs on Robbie's Under The Radar Volume 1 are very much in the rock vein. But "The Cure" is purely pop. Blissful dance pop, even. And it's glorious. One of those uplifting, fun tunes that just brightens you day when you...
MUST-SEE VIDEO: Ingrid Michaelson – “Time Machine”
The must-see video of the week with lots of celebrity cameos from, well, watch the video and find out!...
#songoftheday / VIDEO:
Alexz Johnson might have gotten her start as the star of Instant Star, a cheesy show if ever there was one, but she's since emerged as a fantastic pop singer/songwriter and "Cologne" is a fine example of that. It's a sexy number about a woman and her...
#songoftheday / VIDEO: PAULINA RUBIO: “Mi Nuevo Vicio” ft. Morat
As you well know by now, I'll listen to music in any language and so today's song of the day is Mexican singer Paulina Rubio's "Mi Nuevo Vicio" featuring Morat. There's always something wonderful about the way the Spanish language meshes with rhythmic music and "Mi Neuvo...
#albumoftheday / REVIEW: TEXAS: TEXAS 25
These days it’s not uncommon for artists to celebrate a major anniversary by re-recording their most popular songs. Often, though, the new versions pale in comparison to the original songs. The only reason half of these albums are made and released is to milk a few more bucks out of an artist’s die-hard...Read more
J-POP BLISS: 4TE: “Ippo Zutsu (One Step at a Time)”
#songoftheday / VIDEO: SPECTOR: “ALL THE SAD YOUNG MEN”
Hailing from the UK, Spector delivers a solid as a diamond slice of post new wave rock with "All The Sad Young Men," which reminds me of listening to bands like Depeche Mode and Roxy Music when I was young and didn't know better. Relax, I'm kidding....