Category Quick Hits

Quick Hits: June 3, 2017

Arcade Fire – “Everything Now” Arcade Fire’s last project┬áReflektor had a kind of disco edge to it. “Everything Now,” the lead titular single for their upcoming LP, seems to have moved past the disco 70s and onto the pop 80s. A note I made about the pair of LCD Soundsystem tracks was that they sounded […]

Quick Hits: May 15, 2017

Rich Chigga x Keith Ape x XXXTentacion – Gospel Right off the bat this beat is absolutely bonkers. I’m not too familiar with the RONNYJ’s production, probably because I haven’t hopped on recent Florida wave, but it seems like he knows what he’s doing. I’m not big on XXXTentacion’s verse, but he does what he […]

Quick Hits: May 5, 2017

LCD Soundsystem – “call the police/american dream” Some have made comparisons between “call the police” and U2, and this can definitely be heard  in James Murphy’s vocals, but that’s not to say that the Brooklyn band has totally changed their sound. This double a-side single is a shocking progression from 2010’s This Is Happening; not because […]