We’re going to mellow out a bit. Here in the US, most of us lost an hour of sleep due to the time change, so we probably don’t need to rock the casbah too thoroughly today. I’m going to entertain myself by attempting to keep my total cups of coffee under double digits. Y’all do what you gotta do.
Let’s round ’em up.
Husband and wife duo release another collection of indie pop gems. As for the sound — imagine if Carole King asked Todd Rundgren to produce her next album. Warm shivers.
Do we need a poppier Leonard Cohen who sleeps on a pillow of Scott Walker records? Now more than ever.
Lerche’s latest may be his best yet as he dives deep into the electronic 80s. Someone’s been grooving to New Order in the last year. Sondre tempers his easy listening pop with a shimmering gloss of unease and throws it straight at your heart.