Julia Sicone is often compared to Lorde and Halsey. But the roots of her melancholic guitar and cattish vocal can be traced back to the late noughties — the spring of the millennial indie. Like the best specimen of this genre, she’s relatable, sincere, and always ready to make you
It’s pretty common for artists to have passions beyond the music. But it’s not that common for this passion to be medical science. It’s also not that common for a song called “Shawarma” to win the Best Hip-Hop Serenade 4 Valentine’s Day. But the musician-physician Tanaka Mupinga a.k.a.TwiceToasted is up
As long as teenage angst will exist, the metalcore will thrive. Don’t get us wrong, we don’t try to undermine any genre here. But let’s be real: if you are or ever were into metalcore you’ve probably got into it in high school. Much as the winners of the “Says
Human beings are complex creatures. We’re full of paradoxes. We love watching the movies that scare the crap out of us. We eat junk food though we know it’ll make us sick. And we love listening to sad music even when there’s nothing particularly tragic going on with us. If
You can achieve a lot, listening to music. You can find a like-minded artist with similar experience, you can relieve your angst, you can ruminate about your life or dance till you drop. But then there is indie-pop with its whimsical aura that makes your mind wander to some dreamy
Balkan music is unique in many ways. It’s easily recognizable, inextricably linked to its roots, and it manages to remain popular beyond the ever-emerging trends. But what defines it more than own state of origin or the sound of specific instruments? It’s the unmistakable vibe of revelry, devil-may-careness, and, at
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It seems like you need to hire a professional investigator to find out who stands behind the Far Out band. The Odessa-based trio is more than shy on any kind of information about itself. On the other hand, Far Out are more than generous with the broken rhythms they deliver.
Let’s face it. Metalcore is not the easiest genre to work in, let alone in Ukraine where metal bands aren’t exactly playing in stadiums full of people. But what’s life without a bit of a challenge, right? On the other hand, paraphrasing an old saying, Heartprints want what they want.