Deciding what music to play while studying is difficult. In 2007, the National Institute of Health confirmed that because of the human brain’s method of ‘auditory processing’, we cannot listen productively to two people speaking at once. Therefore, the...
Emma Blackery kicked off her YouTube channel in 2012 with funny short vlogs and sketches, but what a lot of her followers do not know is that she started making videos to promote her music. She has often stated...
Ever since listening to One Direction for the first time, I have been wishing for Harry Styles to go solo. Their talents as individuals prove that they're each suited to a specific style, Styles, in his self-titled debut album,...
With fifth outing Humanz, Gorillaz invite us to celebrate the coming apocalypse with a kaleidoscopic house party. Vince Staples jumpstarts the evening with racing opener ‘Ascension’, but this initial high is threatened by the misplaced ‘Strobelite’ and lackluster ‘Momentz’,...
Hailed by the indie 'blogosphere' as this decade’s answer to the Talking Heads in 2011, London three-piece Theme Park showed early promise before lacklustre reviews of their 2013 debut brought the band crashing down to earth. It’s taken four...
The zither is, if nothing else, a cross-cultural affair, manifesting itself as the Vietnamese đàn tranh, the Japanese koto, the German scheitholt, the Chinese guzheng, and so on. No other instrument that has that ethereal quality that every continent...