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Soccer Mommy's 'Sometimes, Forever' Is a Compelling Emotional Rollercoaster

Soccer Mommy's 'Sometimes, Forever' Is a Compelling Emotional Rollercoaster

June 27, 2022 Superache is a treasure trove of honesty, vulnerability, and fantastic musicianship.
Author: Dillon Stave
Conan Gray's 'Superache' Is For The Hopeless and Hopeful Romantics

Conan Gray's 'Superache' Is For The Hopeless and Hopeful Romantics

June 27, 2022 In his sophomore album, Gray mourns the loss of an idea of a person, the intangible 'what-ifs' and 'what could have beens.'
Author: Tatum Van Dam
pop
The Wrecks Examine Empathy and Life's Complexities in Sophomore Album 'Sonder' [Q&A]

The Wrecks Examine Empathy and Life's Complexities in Sophomore Album 'Sonder' [Q&A]

June 21, 2022 "I think the only tried and true process with creating music is the fact that it's a journey of exploration and discovery. There's no formula."
Author: Ally Rincón
Sister Ray's 'Communion' Is a Love Letter to Nuance

Sister Ray's 'Communion' Is a Love Letter to Nuance

June 6, 2022 "Some of the smallest moments for me are some of the most universal."
Author: Jolene Latimer
KayCyy's Creative Risks Pay Off in 'Get Used To It'

KayCyy's Creative Risks Pay Off in 'Get Used To It'

June 6, 2022 It’s only a matter of time until KayCyy enters hip-hop’s upper echelon.
Author: Carter Fife
rap
Sub Urban's 'HIVE' Is a Dynamic Carnival Ride Rife With Twists and Turns

Sub Urban's 'HIVE' Is a Dynamic Carnival Ride Rife With Twists and Turns

June 5, 2022 HIVE is a disorienting journey through the crevices of Sub Urban's psyche.
Author: Jazmin Kylene
pop
Moise's 'We Survived The Storm' Is Your Light at the End of the Tunnel

Moise's 'We Survived The Storm' Is Your Light at the End of the Tunnel

June 1, 2022 "You’re here right now, you’ve gone through a lot in this world in the last two or three years, enjoy the moment."
Author: Jolene Latimer
R&B
thuy Gives Us A Lot More to Love With ‘I hope you see this (deluxe)'

thuy Gives Us A Lot More to Love With ‘I hope you see this (deluxe)'

May 31, 2022 The Vietnamese-American revisits her debut EP with five new velvety smooth tracks.
Author: DJ Connor
R&B
Lexi Jayde Sings From the Heart in ‘closer to closure’

Lexi Jayde Sings From the Heart in ‘closer to closure’

May 26, 2022 "Happiness, empowerment, betrayal, denial, heartbreak, self-sabotage, and closure."
Author: Tatum Van Dam
pop
KAIRO Is Aiming to Be the Pop Stars They Never Saw in the Mirror  [Q&A]

KAIRO Is Aiming to Be the Pop Stars They Never Saw in the Mirror  [Q&A]

May 25, 2022 "I'm happy that we... are able to make our music with our skin, our hair, our real appearance, and be confident."
Author: Jazmin Kylene
pop