If I was ever to attempt the impossible task of narrowing down my top five favorite songs that clock in under two minutes and thirty seconds, Elastica’s “Connection” would undoubtedly be a front-runner. Fronted by Justine Frischmann, Elastica was formed by Justine and fellow ex-Suede member and Justin Welch in 1992. Originally calling themselves “Onk,” the band changed their name to Elastica in ... Read More »
When I first laid eyes on the neon colored artwork for Gwen Stefani’s solo comeback single, ...
I first discovered the French pop band Superbus a few years back after hearing their fantastic singl...
Legendary singer-songwriter Annie Lennox will release a new album titled Nostalgia on October 21st. ...
What would Halloween be without something new from Elvira, Mistress of the Dark?! Elvira, real name ...
Pop diva Sophie Ellis-Bextor has been covering New Order’s 1987 hit “True Faith” l...
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When I first laid eyes on the neon colored artwork for Gwen Stefani’s solo comeback single, “Baby Don’t Lie,” I could barely contain my excitement. It has been six years since Gwen has released a solo single, so I figured the lead single off her forthcoming record would pack a massive punch. After the excitement of hearing something new from Gwen ... Read More »
American Idol season six runner-up Blake Lewis wasn’t kidding when he said his new video for “Retro Romance” would live up to its name! The clip for the song even includes a cameo from Dennis Haskins, best known for his role as Mr. Belding on Saved By The Bell. “Retro Romance” is lifted from Blake’s latest studio album, Portrait of ... Read More »
Canadian pop singer Kiesza will release her debut album, Sound of a Woman, in the United States on October 21st via Island. The record will include the single “Hideaway,” which reached the #1 spot in the UK charts earlier this year and remains the fastest-selling debut of year, as well as the new single “No Enemiesz”. “Hideaway” went platinum in the UK and Canada; ... Read More »
I first discovered the French pop band Superbus a few years back after hearing their fantastic single “All Alone”. I actually blogged about it over on my old website Allure of Sound. So if you’ve been following me for a few years, you might remember that. Anyway, the lead singer of Superbus, the stunning beautiful Jenn Ayache, has released her debut ... Read More »
Laidback Luke has released a preview of his new single “Stepping to the Beat”. The track, out October 20th, is another shake up for the Dutch House Master. Deep thudding bass and drums are combined with gentle synths create to create a super addictive hook. Layered with a slick vocal this track will undoubtedly get stuck in your head for days. Read More »
Annie Lennox has released a live performance video for her take on the Ray Charles classic “Georgia On My Mind”. The song is taken from Annie’s upcoming seventh studio album Nostalgia, out October 21st. The album features Lennox’s fresh and hauntingly beautiful takes on iconic American compositions by such artists as Hoagy Carmichael, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Billie Holiday and ... Read More »
Grammy-award winning DJ, producer and songwriter Calvin Harris has unveiled yet another new track from his forthcoming album Motion. The instrumental “Slow Acid,” which quickly shot to #1 on iTunes’ Dance chart and #12 on iTunes’ Songs chart in the U.S. upon its release on Tuesday, is available to purchase on iTunes now. Motion—with featured guests including John Newman, Ellie ... Read More »