Unfortunately, we're still waiting for a record that'll be as good as Seventh Tree. After experimental Tales of Us, which was magnificent, but not as Goldfrapp-y as one would as one would expect, we got Silver Eye, which should satisfy every person, who was searching for more electronic sound. And oh my, the beginning is … Continue reading Goldfrapp – Silver Eye
Aimee Mann's Mental Illness is an album full of beautiful, lightly produced, intense and dark folk music. Its form of coherent atmosphere is full of charm, but also frightening. Just like its cover art.
This is where melancholy merges with strong statements, heartbreak with mellow musical collages, classics with modern sounds, rock with electronica and rap. This is where you find darkness, even sadness, yet peace and a potential for lightness. Kendrick Lamar, Gorillaz, Mount Eerie and more.
Delicacy and subtlety merges with strong statements and melancholic atmosphere with the magnificent new songs by Alt-J, Fleet Foxes, The Afghan Whigs, Pallbearer and more. One of the top alternative artists presents what's the best in contemporary music, by delivering satisfying compilation of insightful songs.
How she could do it, I don't know. Her talent is enormous, her gentility is magnificent, beauty of her music is astounding. Laura Marling recorded an album that you expected her to record. Semper Femina is as soothing and reflecting as it can get Laura Marling sixth's combination of delicacy and might makes this album both heart-wrenching … Continue reading Album of the Week: Laura Marling – Semper Femina
Grandaddy came back. Last Place is their fifth LP: the first album since their reunion in 2012, the first album since 2006. And yes, it was worth the wait. Jason Lytle and co's new record is full of old school indie rock, old school electronica, old school synthesizers, yet it doesn't feel old school. You … Continue reading Album of the Week: Grandaddy – Last Place
This playlist takes you on an uneasy, but rewarding road from the agressive jazz and hardcore punk, through shoegaze and alternative rock, to intense experimental ballads and fusion jazz; from the classic tunes by Pink Freud, Miles Davis and The Mars Volta, to the new singles by Ride, Spoon and At the Drive-In.
Thundercat's Drunk is overflowing with creativity, variety, complexity and impressiveness. It is an impressive artistic achievement. But being an impressive achievement doesn't make LPs great.
Dirty Projectors latest, self-titled LP is a brave, experimental, but enjoyable project, which merges modern pop with extravagant measures. It's soulful, mournful, crazy, and often easy-listening in its complexity. But man, another album about a heartbreak? If they'll keep coming this good, yes, please.
This subtle compilation of synth sounds, acoustic music, sonic collages and soudtracks provides the feeling of relaxation, reflection and sentimentality. Beautiful and soothing songs from Little Dragon, Laura Marling and Mew with a pop feel from Jens Lekman and Paul Simon's classic are completed with a moving musical frame of soundtracks' originals and Grails' latest … Continue reading add some music #79
This two-part intense journey through emotional angst, anthemical sorrow, thrill and relief makes you want to scream from both desperation and chest ripping excitement. This monumental playlist delivers rock collosi, electronic uncertainty, pop reflection with film conclusions. Prepare for an adventure provided by Godspeed You! Black Emperor, The Necks, The Staves, Einar Stray Orchestra, and … Continue reading add some music #78
Jesca Hoop recorded a wonderful, beautiful and heartbreaking album, which will surely be considered not only as one of the best LP of 2017, but also her best yet. At first, I thought of Memories Are Now as a specific combination of Julia Holter, Laura Veirs, Sharon Van Etten, with a pinch of Joanna Newsom. And it stole my … Continue reading Album of the Week: Jesca Hoop – Memories Are Now
I was waiting for this album so much. I loved Build a Rocket Boys! and really enjoyed The Take Off And Landing of Everything. Both of them had some stellar tunes, so I anticipated that Little Fictions will deliver at least few more. Being such great band as Elbow commits you to a certain level of artistry. And … Continue reading Album of the Week: Elbow – Little Fictions
Delicate and subtle sounds of contemporary electronica, indie, experimental and pop music blends with nostalgic and intense rock, making this playlist both sentimental and enpowering experience. Listen to the best music from Thundercat, Future Islands, Crystal Fairy, Cloud Nothings and much more.
Experience the surprising mixture of electronica, metal, avant-garde and musical pieces, which carries you through a great range of aesthetics, delivering the extraordinary and unexpected. Nostalgia blends with anger and joy thanks to songs by ANOHNI, Jamiroquai, Japandroids, Iggy Pop and more.
Listen to the dark and emotional journey through alternative rock, pop, electronica and americana with the feeling of weird relief and strange atmosphere of hope. Brought to you by Father John Misty, Dirty Projectors, Laura Veirs, and Max Richter among others.
A mixture of anxiety, subtlety, and pure energy. The best independent, electronic, and pop music has to offer presented by the stellar and diverse team of Arcade Fire, Goldfrapp, The Shins, Foxygen and William Basinski among others. Get ready to be both creeped out and dragged to the dance floor.
Led by the great new single by Gabrielle Aplin, a compilation full of dreamy pop, R&B, rap with a feeling of longing and hope, sorrow and joy. Backed by the latest releases by Pharell Williams, Taylor Swift, J. Cole, and Colin Stetson with his wonderful interpretation of Górecki's 3rd Symphony.
'Twas a very good year to music, but also a very sad one. Enjoy the journey through the best tracks of 2016, which reminds you of the high and lows of this strange time with eclectic compilation of joy, happiness, sadness, angst, longing and relief. (The songs' order is nonevaluative.)
Soothing playlist for a cold, winter day filled with delicate and subtle, yet often stark compositions, which makes this compilation perfect for a reflective chillout. Laura Marling, Elbow, Ryan Adams, and more helps you to relax and contemplate, while watching beautiful December sunset/sunrise.
A Christmas playlist for the very special time of the year. Modern songs full of Santa Claus, snow, presents, sleighs, jingle bells, and some contemplation. The best red-green-white music from She & Him, Ariana Grande, The Smashing Pumpkins, Tom Waits, Sufjan Stevens and more.
Feel the low-key and electronic music with some joyous kick that brings you to the mix of dancefloor's sounds, and leads to late night chillout. This compilation puts you put somewhere between joy, reflection, relax and calmness. Brought to you by S. Kinch, Deadmau5, A. Olsen, Paak and more.
Sit back, relax and tune in to the experimental mix of trans music in style of americana, neo-soul and classical music. Johann Johannsson, Childish Gambino, The Weekend, and Arvo Part will be among those who will help you sink into the sound of late autumn.
Enjoy the relaxing compilation of melancholy and joy provided by Ariana Grande, Radiohead, The Flaming Lips, and more. Something to help you think things through, or just sit back and ease your mind.
A playlist for the lazy autumn afternoon with soul, rap, and rocky feel. The best premiers from Alicia Keys, Krzysztof Krawczyk, Run the Jewels, Bonobo and more.
Late night chillout served by best autumn premiers with pinch of classics. Acoustic, rock, country, and dark jazz - best new tracks from David Bowie, Placebo, Miranda Lambert, and others.
Jeden z najsłynniejszych poetów wśród muzyków i muzyków wśród poetów odszedł niewiele ponad dwa tygodnie po premierze swojego najnowszego, czternastego albumu. W czasie trwającej ponad pół wieku kariery zachwycał wysublimowanymi tekstami, chwytającymi za serce utworami, tworzył kanon literatury, stając się jednym z najbardziej rozpoznawalnych Kanadyjczyków na świecie. Większość z nas zna go przede wszystkim z … Continue reading Tak przebija się światło