80s

Posted on 09.08.14 at 4:48 pm

The funny thing about this playlist is, amidst some fantastic new releases the song that slays them all is still Willow Smith covering King Krule.  And I thought she had […]

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Posted on 07.30.14 at 6:34 pm

8.5/10 Standout Tracks: Good Thing Bad Thing, Salty Tear, My House Is Wild. Stream the album on Pitchfork Advance. Eighteen months after emerging, birthed from Montreal’s burgeoning Electro Pop scene, […]

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Posted on 04.03.14 at 4:04 pm

Based in Valencia, Spain, Polock is currently working towards their second full-length, Rising Up, out on Nacional Records April 15th, and the material we’ve gotten so far is insanely promising.  A […]

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Posted on 04.01.14 at 2:18 pm

Greighwolfe‘s track Physical opens on a very 80s Drive note- straight up Kavinsky.  It’s the stuff of plush, electric, action movie intros, a trope which today carries a certain air of cheesiness, […]

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Posted on 03.26.14 at 12:54 pm

Flyte  is a London based quartet playing with funk and Pop Rock, a la Talking Heads (or a more modern iteration would be Miniature Tigers).  They released their debut EP last […]

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Posted on 02.27.14 at 1:30 pm

A K U A   (a-koo-ah) is Montreal based electronic soul artist Akua Carson.  She’s stunning- a beautiful voice, meticulously produced tracks and an awesome sense of style.  Being a part […]

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Posted on 12.04.13 at 1:40 pm

Abe isn’t in a rush with this dazzling dreamy track.  The deeply Antony and The Johnson’s vocals are emotive above the vastness between sparse yet powerful synth chords and delicately light […]

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Posted on 10.18.13 at 3:27 pm

  Calling all poptimists.  Katy Perry is streaming her new album.  I love that we’re getting more 80s, some early 90s dance, and just damn good (likely chart topping) pop […]

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Posted on 09.24.13 at 11:32 am

British indie pop baby Pawws has released a new song and it is even better than her previous two releases.  Check it out if you like slowed down 80s synth […]

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Posted on 09.17.13 at 12:47 pm

Essential Tracks: We Sink, Gun, Tether, Under the Tide, Lungs. Rating: 9/10 Forget the entire ‘Roar’ vs. ‘Applause’ ordeal; this is the Pop act to be raving over.  Chvrches debut is […]

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