Album review: “Awake” by Alison Wonderland (2018)

One of my favorite albums is “Awake” by Alison Wonderland. This album was released in April 2018. It’s her second record, following 2015’s “Run.” Her third upcoming album is expected to be released this year, sometime in 2021. Alison Wonderland is a DJ and producer from Australia who also does vocals on her songs, asContinue reading “Album review: “Awake” by Alison Wonderland (2018)”

Album Review: “Fearless (Taylor’s Version)” [2021]

Taylor Swift has begun re-recording and re-releasing her original albums. Why? Well, a quick google search can explain the whole story, but basically — she lost ownership of her previous work, and this is how she is taking her power back. Skipping over her first self-titled album “Taylor Swift,” she started out with the absolutelyContinue reading “Album Review: “Fearless (Taylor’s Version)” [2021]”

Album Review: “Smoke + Mirrors” by Imagine Dragons

Imagine Dragons released “Smoke + Mirrors” in February 2015, their second studio album, followed by their first and highly successful “Night Visions” that included “Radioactive” and “Demons.” Imagine Dragons is an alternative rock band, some of their songs containing electronica and special effects. They also have some indie and some pop to their sound. SomehowContinue reading “Album Review: “Smoke + Mirrors” by Imagine Dragons”

Album Review: “Halcyon Days” by Ellie Goulding

“Halcyon Days” is Ellie Goulding’s second album that was released in August of 2013. Several years later, this record still stands out, and is sure to be impactful throughout time, for those who are familiar with her work. For me, it will always hold a special place in my heart. The genre is most closelyContinue reading “Album Review: “Halcyon Days” by Ellie Goulding”

Cassette tapes are the new thing

As the past decade saw the resurgence of vinyls and record players, we are now witnessing cassette tapes making a comeback. With cassette tapes reaching peak popularity in the 1980s and 90s, they seemed to die out after being replaced with CDs in the early 2000s, which were then replaced with digital albums, followed byContinue reading “Cassette tapes are the new thing”

Lots of New Music! Taylor Swift’s sister album, Miley goes rock, Britney hooks up with Backstreet Boys & the best trance of 2020!

Taylor Swift releases “evermore” — a sequel to “folklore” This past summer, Taylor Swift surprised us with “folklore,” an alternative album with themes of cottage-core, softness, and melancholiness. Each track was a mythical tale, full of both magic and tragedy. It was rainy-day-with-a-hot-cup-of-tea vibes, and became my new favorite TS album ever. Little did IContinue reading “Lots of New Music! Taylor Swift’s sister album, Miley goes rock, Britney hooks up with Backstreet Boys & the best trance of 2020!”

Album Review: “The Shadow’s Bride” by Peter Gundry

I recently discovered Peter Gundry, a talented composer who’s music is completely unlike others. His work is mainly instrumental with limited vocals, mixing classical with fantasy and new age. He has many albums, some darker than others, all containing an aura of mystifying enchantment. “The Shadow’s Bride” sends you through a portal into an entirelyContinue reading “Album Review: “The Shadow’s Bride” by Peter Gundry”

Album Review: “Artemis” by Lindsey Stirling

Lindsey Stirling has her own unique sound that blends classical music with present-day dubstep. Her sound is mainly relies on instrumental with a hint of vocals for an added bonus. Recently she dropped a new album titled “Artemis.” It takes you on a wild journey through the deep, dark forest — hunting under the lightContinue reading “Album Review: “Artemis” by Lindsey Stirling”