Love Fame Tragedy, Backflip: Single Review


Love Fame Tragedy, the solo project of Matthew “Murph” Murphy (The Wombats), drops a superb second single, “Backflip,” from his forthcoming EP. The songwriting tackles a ‘tried and true’ theme – love.  Love makes for many a captivating song, and “Backflip” is no different by Love Fame Tragedy (the first solo project by Matthew “Murph” Murphy, the guitarist and lead…

Lil Xan, Total Xanarchy « Musical Wrap-Up


The Musical Wrap-Up closes another file as we compile the album and single reviews in one place for ‘Total Xanarchy,’ the highly-anticipated debut album from Lil Xan. Album Review Published 4.9.18 Headline: Rising Cali rapper Lil Xan, a member of the infamous SoundCloud, mumble rap movement, assembles one of the dumber albums of 2018 with…

Aaron Carter, LøVë | Musical Wrap-Up


After reviewing singles ahead of the release of LøVë (EP) and LøVë (full-length), the comeback album by former teen heartthrob Aaron Carter, I’ve compartmentalized coverage into one place. On Musical Wrap-Up, you’ll find ALL of our coverage for Aaron Carter related to his comeback project linked in one place.

James Bay, Wild Love: Single


Tweaking his sound dramatically, James Bay returns with “Wild Love,” the wild, starkly different promo single from his forthcoming sophomore album. Unfortunately, “Wild Love” is arguably too much of a shake up or in the least, not perfectly executed.  It has its moments, particularly when Bay actually adds some punch and emotion vocally, but simply put, ‘it’s…