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Spotinews recomendation
09.03.17

Morning. The inspired debut album by singer-songwriter Gabriella Cohen was released in Australia and New Zealand last year. Now it has been re-released worldwide. Enjoy! Gabriella...

Under The Radar review
19.02.17

Snapping with flashlight disco, percussive tropicalia, palpable visuals, and devastating pomp, Jens Lekman opens the curtains to life's generous swimming pool with his signature...

Clash review
24.02.17

Both light and shadow tackled with deft grace and detail...

Spotinews recomendation
24.02.17

Hello. A highly notable release this week is the new album by pop singer-songwriter Jens Lekman. Enjoy! Jens Lekman – Life Will See You NowFiled under: 2017, Pop, Singer-songwriter

Clash review
10.02.17

A sensual and mature debut...

Spotinews recomendation
14.02.17

Hey. The impressive debut album by Lowly arrived some days back. Genre: pop. Enjoy! (US version here) Lowly – HebaFiled under: 2017, Pop

Clash review
09.02.17

Syd Tha Kud develops a new model of creativity, and a superb new album...

Clash review
07.02.17

Heartache has rarely sounded so sweet...

Spotinews recomendation
27.01.17

Hey. I will be visiting family over the next week and a half. This means updates every third day or so on average. However, in case there should be any trouble with my Internet...

Under The Radar review
23.01.17

Stellular, the sophomore album by former Pipettes singer and Mark Ronson-collaborator Rose Elinor Dougall, comes a full seven years after her solo debut, Without Why. More

Spotinews recomendation
22.01.17

Morning. The new album by The Proper Ornaments is another very recent addition to the Spotify library. Genre: pop. Read some reviews and enjoy! (US version here) The Proper...

Under The Radar review
20.01.17

We've come a long way in the five short years since Foxygen's breakout release, Take the Kids Off Broadway: a gloriously all-over-the-place disc of psych-pop and endearingly lo-fi...

Spotinews recomendation
25.01.17

Hello there. The ambitious new album by Foxygen was recently added to Spotify. Genre: indie rock. Enjoy! Foxygen – HangFiled under: 2017, Rock

Clash review
23.01.17

An irreverently theatrical work, succinct yet overwhemingly grandiose...

Clash review
19.01.17

A worthy apprentice to the crown of pop creativity...

Spotinews recomendation
05.12.16

Hello. From last month: the new album by soul-pop singer-songwriter Dawn Richard. Enjoy! Dawn Richard – RedemptionFiled under: 2016, Pop, Singer-songwriter, Soul

Spotinews recomendation
01.12.16

Hi again. The final update of the release week is the cool new album by Jay Daniel. Genre: electronic. Enjoy! Jay Daniel – Broken KnowzFiled under: 2016, Electronic

Under The Radar review
29.11.16

The Aged brothers, who are the duo behind inc. no world, are known for their stellar musicianship and soft, soulful touch. On As Light As Light, the duo's second full-length, the...

Clash review
24.11.16

Unfocused, inconsistent and underwhelming...

Afro Monk review
21.11.16

Jhene Aiko is a female R&B artist that I’ve been completely obsessed with. The album is quite old and was released in 2013 but it’s something I think you’d all enjoy!

Under The Radar review
18.11.16

In 1991, R.E.M. released the album that cemented their status as the former college radio favorites who became, for a few years, the biggest band in the world.  More

Spotinews recomendation
18.11.16

Hi. It’s Friday and a new release week is here. First update: the latest album by DIANA. Genre: pop. Enjoy! (US version here) DIANA – Familiar TouchFiled under: 2016, Pop

Under The Radar review
13.12.16

Familiar Touch, the sophomore album from Toronto band DIANA, sounds familiar. Its shadowy '80s inspired synth-pop style, which wavers between energetic and sullen, is in-line with...

Clash review
16.11.16

An attempt to channel the turmoil of 2016 America...

The Quietus review
10.11.16

In the summer of 2010, Nils Bech was the headliner on the smallest stage at Slottsfjell Festival, then a growing player in Norway's outstanding festival scene, taking place about...

Clash review
09.11.16

A daring, exciting return from a singular voice...

The Quietus review
11.11.16

Since the beginning of the decade, Lady Gaga has been a figure who has constantly strived to inject pop music with a hefty dose of theatricality and over-the-top spectacle. From...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

The Danish composer and cellist Cæcilie Trier prefers to use the abbreviation 'Cæcilie Trier Musik' for her work, which intentionally or not gives it an impersonality. CTM's...

The Quietus review
09.11.16

When I first Google searched Jeb Loy Nichols after first hearing his warm, soulful timbre and yankee drawl, what I wasn't expecting was a Harry Dean Stanton lookalike who resides...

AudioCred review
09.11.16

SoLBLoMMa is a quirky electro-pop artist from Sweden. She received much attention for her song ”(Come Count The) sheep (with Me)” released 2013.That song is about how the sheep...

Clash review
09.11.16

Compiling their first three EPs...

Clash review
09.11.16

A confident debut, but one in need of experimentation...

Clash review
09.11.16

A disappointing and somewhat generic return...

Clash review
09.11.16

It feels real, it feels soulful...

Clash review
09.11.16

Prolific duo ramp up the production but scale back the magic...

Clash review
09.11.16

The unfiltered voice of a refreshingly real star...