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Jan 21, 2018
75
I was suddenly transported to a 1979 punk rock concert in Britain while listening to this album. From beginning to end, the album delivers track after track of well-developed post-punk ephemera, and it never falters. In fact, the album gets stronger as it progresses, the closing track “Angie” being the most satisfying closer since “Let Them Win” from Jeff Rosenstock’s POST-. I predict many comparisons will be made between those two albums, but both have their own ... read more
Jan 21, 2018
70
I used to make fun of this woman and her comically hypersexual lyrical content, so it goes without saying that I was genuinely surprised by this album. The production is great and allows for cupcakKe to rap some of the most funny, clever, and (surprisingly) meaningful lyrics in any of her discography thus far. The raunchiness is still there, but it's never gratuitous and offers a sort of introspection into cupcakKe herself and the sexual politics that undermine our modern society. Overall, a ... read more
Jan 20, 2018
20
Fall Out Boy really falling out of the music scene
Jan 19, 2018
65
Kailee Morgue said it best on her final track of this EP--she still has room to grow. That being said, this EP is quite a delight, a lovely handful of songs that showcase this young artist's ability to perform. 2018 may prove to be the year of great debuts from more-than-capable pop artists.
Jan 16, 2018
100
R.I.P. Dolores O'Riordan.

Your beautiful voice no doubt changed the scope of alternative music in the 90s, and led to some of the greatest songs ever written and performed. This song is no exception.

"Dreams" is, itself, like a dream, something so obscure yet gently orchestrated that it stays with you long after you've awakened from its gorgeous duration. I have always loved this song, and after 26 years, it still rings with the same emotion and musical allure as it did upon its ... read more
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