The Quiet Revival of the Orchestra

Written by the great Fred “Freddy” Bower – New York City, NY, just for us this April 2021. Listen up. The music of the most recent decades is overflowing with innovation.  Rap and hip-hop styles push the boundaries of what we ever expected the genre would be on a near weekly basis and electronic musicContinue reading “The Quiet Revival of the Orchestra”

BEST OF JANUARY 2021: TOP 5 SONGS OF THE MONTH

TOP 5 SONGS OF THE MONTH 5.) Peur des filles – L’Impératrice[Indie-Alternative] You’re what the French call…L’Impératrice. Hailing from, if you couldn’t guess, France, L’Impératrice debuts on this New Year’s list. Peur des filles translates to “Fear of Girls”; something all of us might relate to. You’d think with over 6 years of French classesContinue reading “BEST OF JANUARY 2021: TOP 5 SONGS OF THE MONTH”

BEST OF NOVEMBER 2020: TOP 5’S OF THE MONTH

CLICK HERE TO JUMP TO TOP ALBUMS OF THE MONTH TOP 5 SONGS OF THE MONTH 5.) Something Beautiful – Max Styler[House] Kicking this hell of a music month off with a little house/disco vibes. Max Styler has been making moves this year, dropping his sophomore album Body High back in April on RL Grime’sContinue reading “BEST OF NOVEMBER 2020: TOP 5’S OF THE MONTH”

BEST OF OCTOBER 2020: TOP 5 TRACKS / EPs OF THE MONTH

CLICK HERE TO JUMP TO TOP ALBUMS OF THE MONTH TOP 5 SONGS OF THE MONTH 5.) NOPUS – Eric Prydz[Dance] It doesn’t take being a full fledged festival EDM raver to know that the word “legendary” doesn’t begin to encompass the man named Eric Prydz. The Swedish DJ and producer has definitely made hisContinue reading “BEST OF OCTOBER 2020: TOP 5 TRACKS / EPs OF THE MONTH”

BEST OF SEPTEMBER 2020: TOP 5 TRACK/EPs OF THE MONTH

CLICK HERE TO JUMP TO TOP ALBUMS OF THE MONTH TOP 5 SONGS OF THE MONTH 5.) bonnie & clyde – maxime.[Alternative] This dude is something special and I’m not sure why exactly. maxime. is a poster child for the indie-alternative genre. With not a large following at all, his songwriting and producing abilities createContinue reading “BEST OF SEPTEMBER 2020: TOP 5 TRACK/EPs OF THE MONTH”

BEST OF AUGUST 2020: TOP TRACKS & EPs/LPs

CLICK HERE TO JUMP TO TOP ALBUMS OF THE MONTH TOP 5 SONGS OF THE MONTH 5.) Revival – SMLE & Just A Gent[Electronic] This SMLE and Just A Gent collab is just a straight up fun dance track. Minimal but complicated. It seems like they just combined the funnest sounds they could find andContinue reading “BEST OF AUGUST 2020: TOP TRACKS & EPs/LPs”

BEST OF JULY 2020: TOP TRACKS OF THE MONTH

TOP 5 SONGS OF THE MONTH 5.) Problems (feat. Olan) – Mat Zo[Electronic] Mat Zo is just a music production machine. There are very few people as respected and revered in the producer world as the British phenom is. The man behind some of my favorite songs of all time (queue “Easy” by Mat ZoContinue reading “BEST OF JULY 2020: TOP TRACKS OF THE MONTH”

BEST OF JUNE: TOP 5 TRACKS OF THE MONTH

5.) Speed Run – CloudNone CloudNone dropped his Lights Out EP this month and a project I stepped into with little expectations ended up blowing me away. The second I heard the chopped up piano sample at the beginning of the song, I knew “Speed Run” was going to be a special track. This groovyContinue reading “BEST OF JUNE: TOP 5 TRACKS OF THE MONTH”

BEST OF APRIL: TOP 5 TRACKS OF THE MONTH

5.) Someone Else – Rezz & Grabbitz This collab between Rezz and Grabbitz is a match made in heaven. I admittedly had been disappointed in a few of Rezz’s previous releases, but this track destroyed any doubts I had. Rezz’s industrial influence mixed with Grabbitz’s dark punk guitar licks create a “deadmau5-esque” banger that hasContinue reading “BEST OF APRIL: TOP 5 TRACKS OF THE MONTH”