Sixteen Jackies in the Live Room 3/28

Sixteen Jackies in the Live Room 3/28

Philly’s very own Sixteen Jackies stopped in to Seltzer Studio this week to talk to us about their music, share Bjork’s best moments, and bless the broadcast with a live performance. The band’s next EP, titled Mascula, will be available May 4th. Join them on May 18th for their release show at PhilaMOCA! More details here. Performed on 3/28/2018 … Continue reading “Sixteen Jackies in the Live Room 3/28”

Album Review: TwentyTwo in Blue by Sunflower Bean

Album Review: TwentyTwo in Blue by Sunflower Bean

Sunflower Bean’s sophomore album, Twentytwo In Blue, released on Mom+Pop records, is a psychedelic reflection on the troubled politics of the last couple of years, and seeks to find strength through rebellion. The album moves from song to song like one looking through an old record collection, shifting in tone and sound with each track. … Continue reading “Album Review: TwentyTwo in Blue by Sunflower Bean”

The Oscars: Best Original Song Predictions

The Oscars: Best Original Song Predictions

Unlike the other nominees for Best Original Song, “Mystery of Love” by singer-songwriter Sufjan Stevens has been stirring up fanfare since before the official release of Call Me by Your Name. From ardent Sufjan Stevens fans to those, including myself, who tracked down the song from the movie’s trailer, music enthusiasts eagerly awaited its appearance … Continue reading “The Oscars: Best Original Song Predictions”

Wild Child Album Preview: Expectations

Wild Child Album Preview: Expectations

Austin-based band Wild Child announced tour dates for their forthcoming album, Expectations. The group, led by Alexander Beggins and Kelsey Wilson, are known for their unique and modern take on folk-rock. Their 2015 LP, Fools, featured songs like “Meadows” and “Reno” that undulated between soft acoustic sounds and louder percussion paired with distorted vocals. In a manner … Continue reading “Wild Child Album Preview: Expectations”

Frank Ocean Announces New Album

Frank Ocean Announces New Album

Frank Ocean, the idiosyncratic grammy-winning singer-songwriter, may be the most mysterious enigma in the contemporary music scene. After the success of Ocean’s major label debut channel ORANGE, the next four years were spent relatively quiet. Within 2 days in 2016; Ocean dropped the visual album Endless, fulfilling his recording contract with record label giant Def … Continue reading “Frank Ocean Announces New Album”