Carly Rae Jepsen - "Your Type" & "Run Away With Me"
Every year, the Village Voice polls a shit-ton of music critics, ex-critics, part-timers, and bloggers for its annual Pazz & Jop music critics’ poll, soliciting top-10 lists of albums and singles. The poll isn’t as big a deal as it once was, since every publication has already run a list and since the Voice ha… More »
In celebration — we presume — of Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Call Me Maybe” hitting #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart, here’s Vampire Weekend’s Rostam Batmanglij’s mashup of Jepsen’s hit and Annie Lennox’s “Walking On Broken Glass.” “This one is strictly for the lulz,” Rostam writes. Stream it below. More »
In the short timespan where Kitty Pryde has become a “thing,” it’s been pretty difficult to assess the phenomenon, or at least it’s been difficult to discern the right approach. Kitty Pryde, on the surface, is a Florida teenager posting homemade rap demos with lyrics that resemble mash notes, or at least whatever modern form… More »
How To Dress Well’s Tom Krell has been making the rounds lately in preparation for his Acéphale debut Total Loss, a release that he recently teased with the great single “Ocean Floor For Everything.” Now, he’s put out a mixtape featuring remixes of ASAP Rocky, Future, The-Dream, Melanie Fiona, and yes, Carly Rae Jepsen. Finally! More »