Empress Of contributes this brooding alt-pop track to the upcoming Lord of the Flies meets Lost television series The Wilds which premieres on Prime in December.
Monday, November 23, 2020
Friday, November 20, 2020
James Blake is masterful at picking the best songs to cover. Here is a live performance of him singing the Ewan MacCall written song "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face," made popular by the incomparable Roberta Flack. Blake's voice is hauntingly beautiful.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Belarusian coldwave/goth band Molchat Doma unexpectedly became an Internet/social media sensation when their song “Судно (Sudno),” from their 2018 album Этажи, became the subject of over 100,000 TikToks. They have just released their new album Monument. I really love the closing song "Lubit' I Vypolnyat" which marries New Order esque basslines, brittle early-Cure guitars, and singer Egor Shkutko’s deep baritone which channels Ian Curtis at his most heartfelt.
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Monday, November 16, 2020
New Zealand alt-pop singer Benee is making huge waves with her debut album Hey u x. One of the standout tracks is "Sheesh," a spacy collaboration with Grimes which hovers back and forth between rave-keyboard stabs and a fluttery drum n bass beat.