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Alexander 23 Delivers a Nuanced Pre and Post-Breakup Album With 'Aftershock'

Alexander 23 Delivers a Nuanced Pre and Post-Breakup Album With 'Aftershock'

July 19, 2022 "It’s about the events leading up to it, the breakup, then getting over it."
Author: Dillon Stave
pop
beabadoobee Welcomes Us Into Her World, 'Beatopia'

beabadoobee Welcomes Us Into Her World, 'Beatopia'

July 19, 2022 In her sophomore effort, beabadoobee unravels her very being to present a wholly new sonic range.
Author: Gregory Castel
rei brown Is a Born Anew in the Stellar ‘Xeno’

rei brown Is a Born Anew in the Stellar ‘Xeno’

July 11, 2022 Xeno feels like the crystallization of a lifetime of artistic intent.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
pop
R&B
renforshort Holds Nothing Back in Heartfelt Debut Album 'dear amelia'

renforshort Holds Nothing Back in Heartfelt Debut Album 'dear amelia'

July 8, 2022 dear amelia is a testament to the promise of Gen Z’s genre-effacing pop.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
pop
LonelyTwin's "This End Had No Beginning" Is a Debut Album Worth Celebrating

LonelyTwin's "This End Had No Beginning" Is a Debut Album Worth Celebrating

July 7, 2022 This End Had No Beginning contains a menacing awareness buoyed by a beautiful narrative rarely felt on debut releases.
Author: DJ Connor
Richie Quake Isn’t Afraid Of Who He Is in Debut Album ‘I Want Some!’ [Q&A]

Richie Quake Isn’t Afraid Of Who He Is in Debut Album ‘I Want Some!’ [Q&A]

July 1, 2022 "We should all be ok to look at who we really are and not just who we want to be."
Author: Alessandra Rincon
Soccer Mommy's 'Sometimes, Forever' Is a Compelling Emotional Rollercoaster

Soccer Mommy's 'Sometimes, Forever' Is a Compelling Emotional Rollercoaster

June 27, 2022 Superache is a treasure trove of honesty, vulnerability, and fantastic musicianship.
Author: Dillon Stave
Conan Gray's 'Superache' Is For The Hopeless and Hopeful Romantics

Conan Gray's 'Superache' Is For The Hopeless and Hopeful Romantics

June 27, 2022 In his sophomore album, Gray mourns the loss of an idea of a person, the intangible 'what-ifs' and 'what could have beens.'
Author: Tatum Van Dam
pop
The Wrecks Examine Empathy and Life's Complexities in Sophomore Album 'Sonder' [Q&A]

The Wrecks Examine Empathy and Life's Complexities in Sophomore Album 'Sonder' [Q&A]

June 21, 2022 "I think the only tried and true process with creating music is the fact that it's a journey of exploration and discovery. There's no formula."
Author: Alessandra Rincon
Sister Ray's 'Communion' Is a Love Letter to Nuance

Sister Ray's 'Communion' Is a Love Letter to Nuance

June 6, 2022 "Some of the smallest moments for me are some of the most universal."
Author: Jolene Latimer