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Jean Dawson's "Starface*" Is an Infectious Sonic Fireworks Show

Jean Dawson's "Starface*" Is an Infectious Sonic Fireworks Show

September 22, 2020 With each release, the experimental pop provocateur gives further credence to his undeniable one-of-a-kind vision.
Author: Ruby Scott
Gus Dapperton Is Rapturous and Vulnerable in  'Orca'

Gus Dapperton Is Rapturous and Vulnerable in  'Orca'

September 18, 2020 In <i>Orca</i>, Dapperton delivesr a palpable emotional symphony that is impossible to forget.
Author: Ruby Scott
Wallows Make the Most of Quarantine, Release New Single and Announce Forthcoming EP

Wallows Make the Most of Quarantine, Release New Single and Announce Forthcoming EP

September 11, 2020 Wallows' latest hypnotic single unfurls like a constantly-expanding kaleidoscope.
Author: Ruby Scott
pop
Meet Matt Watson, the YouTube Personality Who's Pretty Damn Good at Pikmin and Music

Meet Matt Watson, the YouTube Personality Who's Pretty Damn Good at Pikmin and Music

September 8, 2020 With <i>OUCH!</i>, Watson does more than deliver a promising debut EP; He delivers an emotional push-and-pull that extends far beyond the seemingly endless days of quarantine.
Author: Ruby Scott
pop
Chloe Lilac Whisks Up a Feverish Pop Punk Dream in 'DOUCHEBAG'

Chloe Lilac Whisks Up a Feverish Pop Punk Dream in 'DOUCHEBAG'

August 31, 2020 In her sophomore EP, Lilac harnesses a frenetic energy that is readily familiar yet wholly her own.
Author: Ruby Scott
pop
Tate McRae Delivers a Hypnotic Pop Stunner With "don't be sad"

Tate McRae Delivers a Hypnotic Pop Stunner With "don't be sad"

August 21, 2020 McRae's latest single continues to make good on her promise as a new generation's pop star.
Author: Ruby Scott
pop
Peach Tree Rascals Allow Themselves a Moment to Reflect in "I'm Sorry"

Peach Tree Rascals Allow Themselves a Moment to Reflect in "I'm Sorry"

August 17, 2020 With a TikTok hit and series of genre-bending singles under their belt, Peach Tree Rascals find themselves on the cusp of a genuine breakthrough.
Author: Ruby Scott
pop
BENEE Channels an Adorable, Slimey Muse For "Snail"

BENEE Channels an Adorable, Slimey Muse For "Snail"

August 11, 2020 BENEE's latest piece of pop-flavored escapism arrived at just the perfect time.
Author: Ruby Scott
pop
Tkay Maidza's 'Last Year Was Weird, Vol. 2' Is an Exquisite and Striking Balancing Act

Tkay Maidza's 'Last Year Was Weird, Vol. 2' Is an Exquisite and Striking Balancing Act

August 7, 2020 In her sophomore mixtape, Maidza proves herself essential listening.
Author: Ruby Scott
rap
chloe moriondo Captures the Heart of "living virtually"

chloe moriondo Captures the Heart of "living virtually"

August 6, 2020 "I felt like 'living virtually' was fitting because it feels like that's essentially what we do - we're afraid to speak and leave our rooms to begin with, and especially now."
Author: Ruby Scott
pop