Haley Johnsen – Goner

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Haley Johnsen has released her second studio album, entitled “Goner”. After publishing her exceptional debut LP, “Golden Days”, in 2019, Johnsen was nominated for Emerging Artist Of The Year at the Pop Awards 2020. Now the 33-year-old musician from Portland, Oregon, follows up with a worthy sophomore effort. The twelve-track … Continue Reading →

Harry Styles – Harry’s House

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“Harry’s House”, the third studio album by British pop star Harry Styles, is out now. The 28-year-old singer of One Direction fame has emerged from one of the best-selling boy bands of all time with a successful solo career. “Sign Of The Times”, the lead single of his self-titled debut … Continue Reading →

Review: Hannah Baiardi – Magic

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Not many voices can move you to your very core. But Hannah Baiardi is one of them. The young musician is releasing “Magic”, her third studio album, and it’s really worth the experience. The American artist studied jazz at the University of Michigan, but what she does with music cannot … Continue Reading →

Tank And The Bangas – A Masterclass in Fusion Music

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The year was 2011. It was open mic night at the BlackStar cafe in New Orleans, a weekly event dubbed Liberation Lounge. Glasses clinking against each other, musical instruments getting tuned, vocalists doing their warm-ups, and butterflies dancing in the bellies of excited performers. This open mic show was special … Continue Reading →

Sigrid – How To Let Go

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Norwegian singer-songwriter Sigrid has released her sophomore album, “How To Let Go”. The follow-up to her full-length debut, “Sucker Punch”, comes with a cover image presenting the 25-year-old rising star standing on the roof of a car in a beautiful red dress. Sigrid’s bold posture symbolizes the self-empowering and life-affirming … Continue Reading →

Willie Nelson – A Beautiful Time

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Willie Nelson’s new studio album, “A Beautiful Time”, is out now. Released on the 89th birthday of the veteran country musician, the 14-track record features a collection of original songs and two covers, Leonard Cohen’s “Tower Of Song” and The Beatles’ “With A Little Help From My Friends”. The original … Continue Reading →

Jewel – Freewheelin’ Woman

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Jewel has published her ninth studio album, entitled “Freewheelin’ Woman”. The twelve-track record of folk, rock, pop, country and soul music elements is her first new album in seven years. It was largely written by the 47-year-old singer herself and the production was handled in collaboration with Butch Walker. Jewel … Continue Reading →

Review: Eric Roberson – Lessons

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Eric Roberson is back at it. Criminally underrated, he has built a loyal following since his debut LP, “Esoteric”, came out in 2001. Sporting his characteristic velvety tone and lyrical wizardry, the King of Indie Soul is releasing his ninth full-length album, “Lessons”. The previews we’ve heard – like the … Continue Reading →

Cannons – Fever Dream

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Dream pop trio Cannons has released their second full-length album, entitled “Fever Dream”. The LA-based group was formed in 2013 by two childhood friends who recruited singer Michelle Joy to become the band’s frontwoman. Cannons’ self-released debut album, “Night Drive”, was published in 2017 before the group signed a major … Continue Reading →

Frank Joshua – Sense Life

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“Sense Life”, the debut LP by British recording artist Frank Joshua, is out now. A therianthropic creature is gracing the album cover because the London-based singer and songwriter doesn’t want to show his face. He prefers to let the music speak for itself – and his music is truly fascinating. … Continue Reading →