Levara

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Three-piece rock band Levara has released their self-titled debut album. The LA-based group features American guitarist Trev Lukather (son of Toto’s Steve Lukather), British drummer Josh Devine (of One Direction’s backing band), and French singer-songwriter Jules Galli. They are budding superstars and their musical union brings life to their individual … Continue Reading →

Grace Pettis sings an Anthem to the Working Woman

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It’s time to pay attention because Grace Pettis’ master class on feminism is in session. Born from a travelling songwriter and a poetry scholar, the love for beautiful music and powerful lyrics is in her blood. She authors or co-authors all of her songs, putting a little bit of herself … Continue Reading →

Review: Kaleo – Surface Sounds

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Since the release of their multi-platinum hit “Way Down We Go” in 2015 and the subsequent studio album “A/B”, Icelandic rock band Kaleo is immensely popular. The band’s music is infused with blues and folk, and tends to trickle down one of two tones: soulful garage grunge driven by rugged … Continue Reading →

Fury In The Slaughterhouse – Now

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German rock band Fury In The Slaughterhouse is staging a grand return with the release of their twelfth studio album, “Now”, their first LP of new material in 15 years. The six-piece band from Hannover, best known for the mid-90s releases “Mono” and “The Hearing And Sense Of Balance”, had … Continue Reading →

Demi Lovato – Dancing With The Devil… The Art Of Starting Over

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Demi Lovato has released her seventh studio album, entitled “Dancing With The Devil… The Art Of Starting Over”. After a timeout from the spotlight, the singer/actress returns with a 19-track-strong LP that deals with her recovery from a drug overdose in 2018 and the self-discovery process that followed. Loneliness, love, … Continue Reading →

Review: Noga Erez – Kids

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Israeli musician Noga Erez has released her eagerly anticipated sophomore album just in time for the Passover weekend in the Jewish tradition – a Passover gift, if you will. At first listen, “Kids” is a catchy, well-produced, rhythmic trip around what it means to be young in today’s world. Erez’s … Continue Reading →

Justin Bieber – Justice

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“Justice”, the fifth studio album by Canadian superstar Justin Bieber, has been released. The record was published exactly eleven years after Bieber’s debut LP, “My World 2.0”, which sold close to ten million copies worldwide and made him one of the most successful teen musicians ever. His growth is evident … Continue Reading →

Review: Jon Batiste – We Are

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Louisiana native Jon Batiste is a star – there is no question. Throughout the past year, he has been busy with numerous projects and performances, including co-engineering the original motion picture soundtrack for “Soul”, appearing at the Juneteenth celebration in Brooklyn, and continuing his work as the musical director for … Continue Reading →

Lana Del Rey – Chemtrails Over The Country Club

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Lana Del Rey has released her sixth studio album, titled “Chemtrails Over The Country Club”. Two years after “Norman Fucking Rockwell!”, pop music’s most glamorous headline maker returns with a follow-up, but the low-key vibe of the new album is languid compared to its predecessor. The tempos are slow and … Continue Reading →

Here are the Winners of the POP AWARDS 2021, the fourth annual Pop Awards!

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Today is the day. Pop Magazine is ready to announce the winners of the Pop Awards 2021. An incredible number of votes has been cast and counted, and the results are in. We have combined the votes from the public voting with the votes cast by our expert panel of … Continue Reading →