It’s Cold Outside… A Summer Playlist

With the belated chills hitting us recently I have subconsciously been listening to summer-vibe songs in an attempt to beat the freeze. Interestingly all with sun-sea-sand motifs, here are my recommended artists from across the pond to help brighten up these cold days: Neon Indian Deadbeat Summer Polish Girl Beat Connection  In the Water Sunburn … Continue reading

Songs of 2011: 10-1

10. Cut Copy- Take Me Over That bassline cannot be ignored, and we need more synth solos like this one 9. Little Dragon- Ritual Union The experimental sounds are easily digestible and the great vocal makes this track both subtle and powerful 8. Foster the People- Pumped Up Kicks Although now reminds me of a … Continue reading

Songs of 2011: 20-11

2011 has seen new acts, comebacks and second albums. And yes, ironically Adele has made it to the list.  20. Adele- Rolling In the Deep (Jamie xx Reshuffle) Probably the least offensive Adele song (i.e. won’t make people cry). The real focus of the song is the transformation by Jamie xx 19. Florence & The … Continue reading