Highlights: Songs Centered Around or Referencing Suicide, Vol. 2


Highlights from “Songs Centered Around or Referencing Suicide, Vol. 2” features music courtesy of Badflower, Billie Eilish, Clairo, Lost in the Trees, and XXXTentacion. Suicide. It’s one of those words that carries so much depression, devastation, and pain. It’s one of the loneliest, bothersome, and saddest ways to die.  The original playlist, Songs Centered Around or…

Stacy Barthe, BEcoming (Review)


Stacy Barthe delivers a meaningful debut album with ‘BEcoming’  Stacy Barthe • BEcoming • Motown • Release Date: July 10, 2015 A gargantuan problem with R&B today is PROMO, rather the LACK OF PROMO. Sure, there are other issues (oversexed-ness and lack of clear identity in some instances), but the lack of rock solid promotional…

Review: The Black Keys, ‘Turn Blue’


The Black Keys channel devastating divorce on latest LP Turn Blue The Black Keys • Turn Blue • Nonesuch • US Release Date: May 13, 2014 Divorce typically carries a negative connotation; it’s a heart-wrenching experience for both parties involved. Turning the horrid experience that is a divorce into an album certainly can be as…