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Tokyo, JapanPassepied Blasts J-pop into the Future

Passepied Blasts J-pop into the Future

May 7, 2014
Name: Passepied Where They’re From: Tokyo, Japan When They Started: 2009 Genre: Post-J-pop For Fans Of: Sheena Ringo, Judy And Mary, JRPGs Sounds Like: A dance floor breakdown in the 2080s. The first few waves of J-pop took influence...
New York City, United StatesPlease Explain: What is Litefeet?

Please Explain: What is Litefeet?

Words by Mike Steyels  If you live in New York and take the train like most people, then you've probably heard litefeet music before. When those dancers spill into your car, demanding everyone's attention, and start with a show of footwork and pole...
Brighton, United KingdomFear of Men May Capsize Your Heart

Fear of Men May Capsize Your Heart

Name: Fear of Men Where They’re From:  Brighton, United Kingdom When They Started: 2010 Genre: Indie pop For fans of: The Cranberries, Camera Obscura, Wild Nothing Sounds like: Waltzing in a whirlpool full of gloomy alt mermaids Based...
Madrid, SpainPolock Shacks Up to Beat the Sophomore Slump

Polock Shacks Up to Beat the Sophomore Slump

Words and interview by Jhoni Jackson Does the sophomore slump jinx — the specter of the second album not living up to the first — even exist anymore? Lately, so many indie acts absolutely defy it,...