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PARTYNEXTDOOR – ‘PARTYMOBILE’ – Album Review

PARTYMOBILE is out on OVO Sound/Warner Music Though PARTYNEXTDOOR has been out of the public eye for some time, he’s certainly been busy in the studio. Following the release of his 2017 EP, Seven Days and writing Rihanna’s #1 hit “Work,” the Canadian singer-songwriter has been meticulously getting to “work” on his eagerly awaited album, PARTYMOBILE.  ...

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Jhené Aiko – ‘Chilombo’ – Album Review

Chilombo is out via ArtClub/ARTium/Def Jam In March, Jhené Aiko released her third studio album, Chilombo. The album title refers to the singer’s last name and features various songs about her relationship with rapper, Big Sean. While “Triggered (freestyle)” and “None of Your Concern” refer directly to their breakup and her mental health – the...

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5SOS Shares, ‘CALM’ – Their Best Album Yet: Listen

CALM is out via Interscope Records 5 Seconds of Summer have shared their highly-anticipated fourth studio album, CALM. Released Friday, the title is an acronym of the member’s first names; Calum, Ashton, Luke and Michael, and is also “a nod to our fans that coined us that name in our early days” the Australian band...

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The Weeknd — “After Hours” — Album Review

After Hours is out via Republic Records Abel Tesfaye AKA The Weeknd is back with his hugely anticipated album, After Hours, his first full-length since 2016’s Starboy. Unlike Starboy, which drifted deep into glam pop territory, his latest release returns to the dark, moodiness of 2012’s Trilogy. The release that arguably cemented Tesfaye as the...

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Little Dragon — “New Me, Same Us” — Album Review

New Me, Same Us is out now via Ninja Tune Today, Swedish four-piece Little Dragon is sharing their sixth studio album, New Me, Same Us, and the results are simply divine. For a band constantly evolving, their follow-up to 2017s Season High and 2018s Lover Chanting finds a group more self-aware of their unique driving...

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Album Review: Ørjan Nilsen – The Devil Is In The Detail

The Devil Is In The Detail is out on Armada Music Norwegian trance DJ Ørjan Nilsen is back with his highly-anticipated fourth album, The Devil Is In The Detail and it does not disappoint. The 14-track follow-up to 2018s Prism arrives today and finds the producer experimenting deeply with a new palette of exciting genres and sounds —...

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REVIEW: Little Dragon at Rock & Roll Hotel [PHOTOS]

Lover Chanting EP is out now on Ninja Tune There’s no group quite like Sweden’s Little Dragon. Since first surfacing in the late 90s, the Yukimi Nagano-led trailblazers have managed to successfully reinvent their sound countless times. Perfectly encapsulating musical moments in time like lightning in a bottle. Now, after 5 studio albums and unforgettable song...

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REVIEW: Troye Sivan – Bloom

Bloom is out now via EMI Australia / Capitol Records In a streaming-dominated industry hell-bent on producing 15-25+ track mega albums, there’s something immediately drawing about a classic 10-track album. It almost knowingly promises to pack a punch from beginning to end, and Troye Sivan‘s highly-anticipated sophomore album Bloom delivers on that promise in spades. The new...

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REVIEW: Arctic Monkeys @ The Anthem – 07/28/18 [PHOTOS]

Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino is out now via Domino In May, Arctic Monkeys nabbed their sixth UK #1 with the release of their highly-anticipated album, Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino. The album follows their wildly successful album AM, released in 2013, but sonically and stylistically is a major departure from its predecessor. The dizzying guitar riffs, cheeky wittiness, and...

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