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Ethel Cain Reckons With Love, Violence, and Religion in Debut Album 'Preacher's Daughter'

Ethel Cain Reckons With Love, Violence, and Religion in Debut Album 'Preacher's Daughter'

May 13, 2022 Cain's debut is emotionally shuddering, producing a crater-deep impact that commands your attention.
Author: Alessandra Rincon
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Lizzy McAlpine Comes Alive in the Enthralling Melodrama of  'five seconds flat'

Lizzy McAlpine Comes Alive in the Enthralling Melodrama of  'five seconds flat'

May 12, 2022 <i>five seconds flat</i> is a multidisciplinary work of movement and moments.
Author: DJ Connor
Elyse Jewel Traces the Fallout of a Toxic Relationship in "TBH IDK"

Elyse Jewel Traces the Fallout of a Toxic Relationship in "TBH IDK"

May 9, 2022 "My songwriting process feels like a therapy session a lot of times."
Author: Chloe Liz
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Maisie Peters Channels an Arena-Sized Sound in "Cate's Brother"

Maisie Peters Channels an Arena-Sized Sound in "Cate's Brother"

May 6, 2022 Peters is maturing from your favorite artist next door (or across the pond) into a stadium-ready tour de force.
Author: Maxamillion Polo
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awfultune's 'eden' Is an Exercise  in Healing and Finding Your Self-Worth

awfultune's 'eden' Is an Exercise  in Healing and Finding Your Self-Worth

April 29, 2022 "I wanted to give listeners a genuine look into my heart."
Author: DJ Connor
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Take a Trip Towards Self-Realization With beabadoobee's 'See You Soon'

Take a Trip Towards Self-Realization With beabadoobee's 'See You Soon'

April 27, 2022 "I want it to sound like a breath of fresh air, like a realization of some sort."
Author: Maxamillion Polo
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Peter McPoland Finds Himself Again in the Embrace of 'News at 9'

Peter McPoland Finds Himself Again in the Embrace of 'News at 9'

April 27, 2022 "If I am myself again, it is because of this song."
Author: Tatum Van Dam
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Thavoron Comes of Age in "18"

Thavoron Comes of Age in "18"

April 27, 2022 Thavoron writes the words every tired heart has longed to speak.
Author: Jazmin Kylene
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Gracie Abrams Grapples With Self-Growth in "Block Me Out"

Gracie Abrams Grapples With Self-Growth in "Block Me Out"

April 11, 2022 Even amid the busiest season of her career, Abrams still manages to find time to carve out a tender moment of vulnerability.
Author: Kelly Park
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Allison Ponthier  Isn't Content to Live Life Stuck on "Autopilot"

Allison Ponthier  Isn't Content to Live Life Stuck on "Autopilot"

April 8, 2022 Ponthier's deeply personal sonic musings never fail to capture an air of the universal.
Author: Alessandra Rincon