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Monthly Archives: September 2015

NEWS: PHASES STREAM NEW ALBUM, FOR LIFE, ON ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY

PHASES, one of the best bands we’ve encountered since we started Love is Pop, is now streaming their new album, For Life, on Entertainment Weekly.  Normally, we don’t make posts about things on other sites, but PHASES’ album is just too good for us not to share it with you.  Who are PHASES?  Longtime...
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#albumoftheday / REVIEW: DURAN DURAN: PAPER GODS

It’s 2015 and Duran Duran currently consists of Simon Le Bon, John Taylor, Nick Rhodes, and Roger Taylor. The only member of the classic line-up who is not present is Andy Taylor, who has had nothing to do with Duran Duran since 2004’s criminally under-rated Astronaut album. Duran Duran’s last album was 2010’s...
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#albumoftheday / REVIEW: HALSEY: BADLANDS

I first heard Halsey when I saw her live at Boston Calling music festival back in May. She was a replacement for someone who canceled at the last minute and by the end of her seductive set, I wanted to call up and thank whoever canceled for freeing up the slot for her....
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#albumoftheday / REVIEW: PAINTED PALMS: HORIZONS

A year and a half ago, Painted Palms released their wonderful debut, Forever, which was an album full of diverse songs, which seemed to draw inspiration from such artists as Passion Pit, Best Coast, The Beach Boys and Of Montreal. On their new album, Horizons, it’s not so easy to discern their influences,...
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#albumoftheday / REVIEW: CARLY RAE JEPSEN: E·MO·TION

Some songs can become too huge for their own good. Take Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe,” for example. For a few years there, it seemed like it would be her only mega-hit single. Especially when the album it was from, Kiss, more or less flopped. But sometimes lightning strikes twice. Earlier this...
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#albumoftheday / REVIEW: BEACH HOUSE: DEPRESSION CHERRY

I like to believe that artists get better with each album they make. Of course, that’s not always the case. But there are some who keep improving with each release and I would say that is true of Beach House, otherwise known as Victoria Legrand and Alex Scally. They were always amazing, but...
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