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Spoonerisms and ’80s Vibes

Within the last decade, a trend has developed in the music world:…

Matthew Dear and His Varied Musical Interests

Listen to Matthew Dear’s microhouse, and it is more than a little…

Why Diet Cig is So Darn Cute

The duo behind Diet Cig describes its music as “slop pop.” Though…

Colleen Green is the Queen of Blasé

I hate to objectify her, because she is a talented musician regardless…

Black Atlass is a Darling of the Fashion World

The fashion world loves Alex Fleming, the singer-songwriter and producer behind Black…

A Primer on Skepta and U.K. Grime

It took the award-winning London rapper Skepta at least a decade to…

Banks: The Poster Girl of Emo Pop

You don’t have to read Banks’ Wikipedia page to guess that she’s…

Say Anything Keeps It Real…And Religious

I have a conflicted relationship with Say Anything. It’s hard to take…

John Craigie is Bob Dylan 2.0

“I’m awake and I’m crazy,” murmurs singer-songwriter John Craigie in the first…

Of Montreal Has Got Their Formula Down Pat

Experimental pop band Of Montreal has been around since 1996, and I…