The Spirit of the Beehive
Mar31

The Spirit of the Beehive

The Spirit of the Beehive By Nic Sanderson Philadelphia act The Spirit of the Beehive proficiently and lovingly blend the sort of traditional western melodicism we’ve come to know and love with an expansive palette of timbres from amorphously crunchy guitars to dreamy ambience to bright, pronounced keyboards. On their self-titled album, tracks like opener “Roll Over” and “Don’t” produce a lush, soothing density with melodies...

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Ryn Weaver
Mar29

Ryn Weaver

Ryn Weaver By Elli Ray While Ryn Weaver’s song ‘Octahate’ is her most popular, after being noticed by pop artists Charli XCX, Jessie Ware, and Hayley Williams of Paramore, there are some attributes to her song ‘Promises’ that leave the listener wanting more of her lilting voice. Ryn Weaver, born Erin Michelle Wuthrich, is 22 years old, and a new voice to add to the list of ever growing syth-pop artists. Even she describes her genre as...

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A is for Atom
Mar28

A is for Atom

A is for Atom  By Brooke Magalis Brooklyn-based A is for Atom delivers a thought-provoking take on contemporary soft rock in the sophomore attempt, Song For You EP. While the album is heavily laden with acoustic guitar and primarily introspective, thoughtful lyrics, Mike Cykoski, the man behind the moniker, did not shy away from the use of electronic components. There is an interesting juxtaposition that exists in the album that...

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Nina Yasmineh
Mar27

Nina Yasmineh

Nina Yasmineh By Megan Conner Minnesota-native, Nina Yasmineh, may be an up-and-coming artist in Brooklyn, but her newest EP is the third release from this songstress. Nina has a soulful voice that draws you in and makes you want to listen all day long. The title track from her newest EP, Dark Heart, shows off her earthy vocals while transferring her emotions through the song lyrics. You can feel the heartache in this song as if it...

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Interview with Sekuoia
Mar26

Interview with Sekuoia

Sekuoia By Serenat Kivilcim Sekuoia is an electronic project from 21 year old Patrick Alexander Bech-Madsen who hails from Copenhagen, Denmark.  He has performed in highly acclaimed music festivals such as Roskilde, Amsterdam Dance Event, and Reeperbahn Festival. In recent years, Sekuoia has certainly asserted himself in the electronic music scene with his gripping sound, beautifully bridging ambient, hip hop, and electronica. Black...

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