Some pretty big profile songs came out within the past couple of weeks, or at least songs with pretty big name artists attached to them. Some came in with high expectations from the general music consuming public, and others maybe came as a surprise. Today, I'm analyzing which of these new songs worked and which ones…Read more New Music Round-Up! What Worked and What Didn’t
Leading up to tonight's game, I was very excited to see what Lady Gaga would do with the half time show. I have been a fan of her music from the very beginning of her career. Her lyrics, her pure raw vocal talent, her ear for melodies and hooks; it's insane how incredibly talented she…Read more Review: Lady Gaga’s Electrifying Half Time Show!
As of today, Ginger Jesus himself, Ed Sheeran, has returned to us simple people and gifted us with, not one, but TWO new songs. It's been two years since Sheeran has released new music, and since winning a Grammy for his song "Thinking Out Loud", expectations from his fans and even those that aren't, are…Read more Two Years Later, Ed Sheeran Has Returned!
Lady Gaga has returned to the pop world, and delivered an album that for listeners is, in every possible way, disarming. Pulling influences from every possible direction, the woman who has made a name for herself by being the most delightfully unpredictable artist in the industry released an album that does something not many artists have…Read more Welcome Back, Lady Gaga: “Joanne” Has Arrived
There are very few artists that are at the level in their careers where the simple announcement of a new single can cause an incredible stir in the world. Lady Gaga is definitely one of those artists, and in an industry where talent isn't the only thing that can earn you any popularity, notoriety and…Read more Lady Gaga Returns with”Perfect Illusion”
If there was ever an artist in the music industry that knew how to work the general audience, it's Beyoncé. I saw a tweet the other day that said, "Beyonce has this generation in the palm of her hands". They're not wrong! Beyoncé had our attention since the beginning of her career, but she's figured…Read more Ahead of the Game: Beyoncé’s Lemonade & Jay-Z’s “Supposed/Impending” Response
It's possible that you heard Ryn Weaver's "OctaHate" last year, but it's also possible that you didn't. It's a different sounding kind of break-up song. It's electronic at parts, rock-esque in others, which perfectly sets up the listener for her debut album The Fool, which defines the idea of not fitting into one single genre.…Read more Ryn Weaver & “The Fool” : Underrated, Yet Undeterred