Summer Salt released another holiday song in April 19th 2019. After releasing “Harvest Fair” on last year, this year Matt and Eugene brought another joy of holiday song for us during easter.
Carly Rae Jepsen, the world’s most dynamic pop musician who got her start from viral earworm “Call Me Maybe,” is back with her latest album. “Dedicated” is her first album since her critical darling “Emotion,” and the release of the album has also been a big viral moment in pop music, since it is the album with the highest Metacritic user score of all time. While the album sometimes trips in its missteps, it is still a solid direction in Carly Rae Jepsen’s career.
Semarang-based rapper/singer/songwriter Tiad Hilm released his new experimental hip hop single “Fear/Loathing” on May 10, 2019 under local music collective HILLS.
As the eldest member of boy group EXO, Xiumin enlisted first among the other members. The track “You” was released as his farewell to the fans through SM Station 3, two days after he enlisted in the military, and five days after his solo fanmeeting “Xiuweet Time”.
Mercury Prize nominated, up and coming British rapper Loyle Carner released a mature follow-up to his first album on April 19th, mostly talking about his post-coming of age journey.
In the middle of today’s happy pills, Rammstein is definitely the one that’s the hardest to swallow, as they return with their newest, refreshingly controversial single “Deutschland.”
Kanina is an aspiring singer, lyricist, and producer based in Semarang. She is a part of Hip-Hop trio Foolish Commander, which is under HILLS collective. She recently released her debut single “LUST” on April 28, 2019.
“Kapan terakhir kali kamu dapat tertidur tenang?” (When was the last time you slept well?) The question echoes on Hindia’s (also known as vocalist Baskara Putra) first line of his latest single, “Secukupnya.” It’s a rhetorical question, but it calls on us to answer it. Baskara asks us to stop for a while and evaluate that.
Park Chanyeol, or known mononymously as Chanyeol, is one of the most popular EXO members. He is also known for his passion in making musics, and had posted some of his covers of popular songs or self-produced music in his SoundCloud channel. He finally released a solo track two weeks ago, titled “봄 여름 가을 겨울 (SSFW)”, which also means Spring, Summer, Fall Winter” or “Four Seasons”.
Weyes Blood is that underrated singular female voice in alternative music. Signed to famed indie label Sub Pop, the singer-songwriter also known as Natalie Mering has toured or worked with artists like Ariel Pink, Perfume Genius, and Father John Misty. This week, Mering released Titanic Rising, the follow-up to her 2016 album Front Row Seat of the Earth.