Zero. Nothing. Nada. That’s how much it costs to listen to a nigh-unlimited music streaming service: zilch with a dollar sign. “GET SPOTIFY FREE” blares across the cover photo of the website. Clearly, Spotify appeals to the willingness to pay nothing for unlimited music access. But does this cost truly reflect the value of music? It’s not a secret anymore that if you can’t identify the product, than you are the product. In this information economy, behavioral information still holds …
It’s no secret that genres have been increasingly more muddled as time has gone on: just look at the names. Between underground rap, electropop, and alternative rock, the single word genre hardly seems to exist anymore.
Relatively speaking, it doesn't matter what age he was, is or will be. Santana plays the ever-loving Christ out of his guitar.
The Sophomore Slump? How in the hell does a band follow a debut like Zaba? Where does one go after taking listeners for a ride down the Amazon? If you have these questions, then Glass Animals would like to invite you to a change of scene with How To Be A Human Being. I didn’t think they could do it, but, slowly and gently, Glass Animals takes the listener from the depths of the Amazon to a suburban Sahara. The key here …
In Colour is a companion piece. It's a showcase, an oasis for the earbuds.
The xx know how to break your heart. And they only need a pair of headphones to do it, too
Romy Madley Croft, Oliver Sim, Baria Qureshi and Jamie Smith are tired and heartbroken with a guitar, a bass, a keyboard and a drum machine. They stay low-key, happiness is merely a flutter in the heart.