Category Archives: Pop

SONG OF THE DAY Lion – You’ve Got a Woman

Sitting in my kitchen today staring out at the heavy rain had me craving for some brightness and today’s song turned out to be that little ray of sunshine I needed! Numero Group’s eccentric 45 series has just reissued this rare soul … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Shitkid – Alright

ShitKid is the project of 24-year-old Åsa Söderqvist who made her debut last spring with her self-titled debut EP, a release that quickly propelled her into being one of the most talked about new acts in Sweden Covering this young … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY ShitKid – Tropics

ShitKid is the project of 24-year-old Åsa Söderqvist who made her debut last spring with her self-titled debut EP, a release that quickly propelled her into being one of the most talked about new acts in Sweden. Originally from the … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Lawrence Arabia – I Waste My Time

New Zealand’s James Milne, aka Lawrence Arabia, released his fourth album ‘Absolute Truth’ in July this year and this was his first full-length since 2012. Earlier this week I stumbled upon James Milne’s very pleasing-to-the-ear track, ‘A Lake’ (see my … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Lawrence Arabia – A Lake

New Zealand’s James Milne, aka Lawrence Arabia, released his fourth album ‘Absolute Truth’ in July this year and this was his first full-length since 2012. Taken from this album is the marvelously upbeat, 60’s-inspired, ‘A Lake,’ a very captivating listen … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Dion – Daddy Rollin’ (In Your Arms)

Having kicked heroin after years of teen stardom as the leader of the Belmonts, Dion Francis DiMucci, better known as Dion, released ‘Daddy Rollin’ (In Your Arms)’ in 1968. Released as the the b-side to ‘Abraham, Martin and John,” Dion has described this song … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Sidibe – Everything I Wouldn’t Do

Sidibe is a singer-songwriter hailing from Los Angeles with a refreshing penchant for all things soulful.  Rooted in soul, her music is a blend of R&B, house and pop, often swaying towards her Senegalese roots too. Releasing her debut album, … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Xenia Rubinos – Lonely Lover

So, I’m quickly scribbling down my thoughts on ‘Lonely Lover’ because it’s my first listen to the song and it feels like a bit of a magical mystery ride. There’s quite a lot going on here, with twists and turns … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Me and My Drummer – Blue Splinter View

If you like a song with an unexpected twist then look no further for Berlin-based duo Me and My Drummer have just the thing.  Returning after a three-year break Charlotte Brandi and Matze Pröllochs have just released a new album ‘Love … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY David Bowie – The Man Who Sold The World

There is no need for words… It’s just good to just reflect and fondly remember… …RIP David Bowie.  

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