Monthly Archives: January 2018

From Here to Bruno Mars

  Male pop stars are a strange breed. Generally, they start out making sappy, sweet pop music about girls or love in the abstract. After a few years of this, however, there comes a time when all pop stars have … Continue reading

Posted in Music Posts | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Charting the rise of the extended hip-hop album

The last few years have been pretty great for hip-hop: Frank Ocean’s Blonde was a smash success in 2016 and 2017 saw stellar releases from Kendrick, Jay-Z and Tyler, The Creator. However, in addition to some stand-out successes, the last … Continue reading

Posted in Music Posts | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment