Tag Archives: Pop

Unpopular Opinion: The Weeknd’s Extraterrestrial Fall

The Weeknd was unlike any other musician. He synthesized songs that brought fans to their knees, literally. The sound, beat, and vocals on his debut mixtapes House of Balloons, Thursday, and Echoes of Silence sent chills down spines and tears down faces. People related to his experiences...

Pop10 Boys Like Girls Songs

Music can be a magical thing in a person's life. With just a couple of notes, a song can send you back to a time in your life that you might have only vaguely remembered from Timehop or some other nostalgia-inducing app.At 22, I try my best to forget what I was like ten years ago. But this summer, I remembered exactly what it was like to be an awkward preteen who had no idea what she was doing with her life because I got a chance to f...

Shane Tutmarc Premieres “So Hard To Make An Easy Getaway” Video

Perhaps best known for being the front-man to Seattle-based indie-pop band Dolour, which also featured Robin Pecknold of Fleet Foxes, Shane Tutmarc has undergone a musical evolution since 2010, at which time, upon moving to Nashville, he set to work on creating his own sound.Such a sound blends garage-folk, blues, country, gospel and pop -- yes, he is a man of hugely varied taste -- and culminates in the production of tracks which showcase his...

Brett Staggs Premieres “Home Is Where The Party Is”

As country-pop continues to have a global resurgence, Brett Staggs is making his mark on such a music scene. Based in Pittsburgh, PA, he grew up surrouded by rock and country on the radio, and perhaps unsurprisingly, such music has gone on to inspire his own.His musical career began when he played drums and performed backing vocals for Ricky Stein, Graham Weber and Tommy Womack, but having been writing songs since he was a teenager, it wasn't...

Fancy Cars Presents Gears Up For EP Release With “I’ll Follow”

With his EP due out later this summer, veteran producer Fancy Cars is fired up and ready to delight music fans everywhere with another slice of his own unique sound. Determined to be a refreshing breath of fresh air in a music industry already overpowered by cheesy and pointless pop ditties - One Direction I'm looking at you - Fancy Cars is reinvigorating the pop scene - and not a moment too soon.

Kylie Hughes Chats “Never Ever”, Social Media & Dream Shows

With a sound and a style that can only be described as a summer blend of The Beach Boys and The Bangles with some classic pop and americana soul thrown in for good measure, Kylie Hughes is emerging as a real talent to watch.Hailing from Southern California, since arriving on the scene in 2012, she's earned herself an army of fans on both sides of the Atlantic and with an album in the works and a series of shows lined up for the summer, she's s...

Finnish Singer Isac Elliot Debuts ‘What About Me’

Finnish singer Isac Elliot is bringing a great pop sound stateside this year. His latest single, “What About Me,” is a mellow pop love song, with a vibe that’s surprising from someone so young. His vocals are refreshingly smooth and perfectly suited to the beat, which is a combination of gentle instrumental and a fun electronic sound.