Twitter’s streaming this DM gig!
...I like the song, but she really doesn’t have the kind of voice that sounds good with rapid-fire melodies. The bits where she sings like that are really hitting my ears the wrong way.
Here’s a beauty by Norwegian singer Sigrid. The first few seconds sound like a blend of Lorde and Bjork, but she steps into her own thing by the time the drums kick in...and damn, do they kick in:
It’s Friday, the weekend is here, so why not share some of your newest faves?
I’ve been a fan of Montreal-based duo Elsiane since I saw them give Delerium a serious run for their money at a concert in 2008. Happy to say that they’re back with their first album in quite a few years, titled Mechanics Of Emotion. You can listen to it at the link in this tweet:
Here’s a few new things to listen to - first up, the new Massive Attack song, which was just released a few hours ago. Tripped out and druggy as hell!
One of the best rookie bands in the world is about to drop their 2nd album. In advance of that, these wayward British daughters of Siouixsie Sioux and Skin are here to slap you in the face with their beautifully abrasive sound and vision. Enjoy!
Alright, listen up! FKA Twigs just dropped her new EP. Stream it at the following link!
NIN have posted about 80 minutes of video taken from last month's show in LA...and here it is!
courtesy of Caro Emerald:
Coldplay returns with what is far and away their best song in a decade - their contribution to the Catching Fire soundtrack: http://www.directlyrics.com/full-version-o…
Neko Case's new album is streaming at NPR: http://www.npr.org/2013/08/18/210…
Between Lorde and Valerie June, it's been a great last couple of months for new music by new people. I don't know how "new" this band is, but this single is just a few weeks old and I love it.
Lorde is a 16-year-old singer from New Zealand. She was offered a mainstage slot at this past weekend's Splendour In The Grass fest in Australia. Despite only having 48 hours' notice (she replaced Frank Ocean, who dropped out), only a 5-song EP's worth of songs and having to ask her dad for permission, she and her…
watch them live right now as they premiere songs from their new album: http://sigur-ros.co.uk/kveikurlive360…