Archive for the ‘Pop’ Category

  • Bis. Return to Central

    Bis. Return to Central

    As a young teenager, I was always interested in finding different styles and sounds. In middle school for example, when my friends were getting into punk rock, I turned my ear towards industrial music. From there, industrial turned me towards dance music. However, I never left punk rock or grunge or whatever it was we [&hellip...

  • Duran Duran. Notorious

    Nov 20, 13 • Funk, New Wave, Pinot Noir, PopNo Comments
    Duran Duran. Notorious

    No! No! Notorious! What a great way to open an album! I’m a big Duran Duran fan… they collect little bits of different genres, mix them all together, and present an album that has something for everyone. That’s a lesson that everyone should learn, artistic freedom is just that. The ability to experiment and do [&hellip...

  • Little Boots. Nocturnes

    Nov 10, 13 • Champagne, Dance, Disco, Electronic, PopNo Comments
    Little Boots. Nocturnes

    Pop music has such a bad reputation. Most of it, alright just about all of it, is quite disposable. No substance what so ever. But what people seem to forget or ignore is that pop music is supposed to be fun and just a distraction. And with that said, there are a few people that [&hellip...

  • Washed Out. Paracosm

    Aug 28, 13 • Ambient, Electronic, Pop, ViognierNo Comments
    Washed Out. Paracosm

    If I had to choose a soundtrack for daydreaming, Paracosm would be one of the two records I would choose. The other album would be by Swedish pop duo The Sound of Arrows, but Washed Out is currently taking lead. It’s always a nice surprise when someone takes their time to make an album but [&hellip...

  • Pet Shop Boys. Electric

    Jul 16, 13 • Champagne, Dance, Electronic, PopNo Comments
    Pet Shop Boys. Electric

    As my close friends and family know, I am quite biased when it comes to Pet Shop Boys. Yes, I am a fan. Yes, I am a diehard fan. Trying to collect as many pieces of their collection and making it mine. But, I am able to say “hey, this song is not good” or [&hellip...