Pablo The Don Is Taking Over The Music Industry

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Pablo The Don dominates our fyp and I wouldn’t have it any other way. They’ve carved out a space for Black and Queer voices on the app talking all things music and their new podcast The Back Catalog details the careers of musicians you need to know and the ones you already love. We talked to Pablo about the podcast, …

Bailey Baum Is So Over It

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Bailey Baum’s new EP “Over It” is the perfect soundtrack to those growing pains of early adulthood. Your unpredictable struggles of heartbreak and friendship in your 20s and not knowing exactly where you’ll land. Her angelic voice and soft melodies are the perfect inner monologue. We talked to her about the new music and trusting the process. Bailey! How did …

One Direction Could Never Happen Again

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Over the weekend, I was at my friend’s house, and we started watching old One Direction videos. From their time at X-Factor to their music videos, they were really selling us this idyllic group, and I’m sure this couldn’t be replicated today for a lot of reasons. It’s too wholesome These boys delivered charisma, and they did it well. The …

We Need To Talk About Motherhood In Music

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Halsey announced her upcoming album titled, If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power in a statement she wrote, “this image is my means of reclaiming my autonomy and establishing my pride and strength as a life force for my human being.” It’s a bold image, and even the headlines that accompanied the news verged on inappropriate: “Halsey frees the …

An Interview with Hannah Ewens: Author of Fangirls

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Fangirls: Scenes from Modern Music Culture by Hannah Ewens really encapsulates everything we feel about fangirls in general. It’s about that pure love of an artist but also about the community and culture that surrounds the fandom. She covers everything from One Direction to My Chemical Romance, Elvis to Courtney Love. Fangirls have always had the ability to shift the …

Jordan Occasionally’s Modern Disco Sound Is Exactly What You Need

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When I first heard Jordan Occasionally’s voice on Tik Tok, I immediately got chills. They did a video on what their verse would be on “Kiss Me More,” and it was just so dreamy and gorgeous, I had it stuck in my head all day. Their album Indigo is a disco-laden, emotionally honest piece of work that is defining what we need …

Sev7en Taylor Adds A Bold Twist To A Classic Sound

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Emerging artist, Sev7en Taylor gives a metaphorical middle finger to the haters on his latest release, “THROAT.” Sampling DJ Kool’s 1996 hit, “Let Me Clear My Throat,” the single is an upbeat rendition of an old-school party hit. The accompanying music video showcases Taylor’s charisma and refreshing confidence. “THROAT” keeps the rhythmic bass and trumpet hook of its predecessor’s beat. …