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Seoul, South KoreaOverdose on Orange Caramel’s Quirky K-pop Chaos

Overdose on Orange Caramel's Quirky K-pop Chaos

November 19, 2014
While most K-pop groups look west for their sound and fashion, Orange Caramel keeps its concept local. The trio has its retro roots in Korean trot music, which paired with their sparkly and cartoonish...
Stockholm, Swedeniamamiwhoami Makes Daydreams Her Reality

iamamiwhoami Makes Daydreams Her Reality

November 18, 2014
As iamamiwhoami, Joanna Lee crafts electropop that seems to twist and turn based on on its own internal logic. Sometimes ethereal, other times a wrathful blast of noise, her three albums of material all seem to spring from a parallel universe, where...
Purchase, United StatesMitski is an Underdog Worth Rooting For

Mitski is an Underdog Worth Rooting For

November 17, 2014
Singer-songwriter Mitski's latest album Bury Me At Makeout Creek captures both the severe self-loathing and unwavering, childlike aspiration of underdogs everywhere. Adopting the syrupy croon of a young Patsy Cline, supplemented by the lo-fi, volatility...
Amsterdam, NetherlandsChuckie Keeps Dirty Dutch Sounding Fresh

Chuckie Keeps Dirty Dutch Sounding Fresh

November 17, 2014
Hard to believe, but Holland's superstar DJ Chuckie has been at it for over 10 years now. In that time, the Suriname-born workhorse has laid the groundwork for moombahton with tracks like “Let The Bass Kick” and “Moombah,” remixed Michael Jackson and...