Album Of The Year: 2016

Album Of The Year: 2016

2016 was the year music took over. So many great albums like Childish Gambino’s, “Awaken, My Love!” to DIIV’s, Is The Is Are. Some of the TM staff have selected our top pick for album of the year. Read below. I’m the type of person that simply cannot, for the life of me, choose some things over others. It just doesn’t happen. Music, especially, emphasis this aspect […]

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Slow Hollows: Romantic

Slow Hollows: Romantic

Slow Hollows is a six-piece indie rock band from Los Angeles, California consisting of two guitars, a bass guitar, a trumpet, a synthesizer, and drums. Their first album (as “Slow Hollows”), Atelophobia (which, by the way, is “an anxiety disorder where the afflicted person feels like all they do is wrong”) was released on June 30th, 2015 and consisted of some of their most popular […]

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Vince Staples: Prima Donna

Vince Staples: Prima Donna

Vince Staples is not someone to be slept on, so if you have been up till now, then you are about to get woke one of the rappers that are truly a standout in their craft. Staples stems from north side Long Beach, 65th and Obispo was his territory. He gained some recognition towards his way when he worked on projects with rappers like Mac Miller and Earl […]

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Bad Suns: Disappear Here

Bad Suns: Disappear Here

Remember that one band that made a song about heart failure? After a two-year hiatus from the music-making scene, Los Angeles alt-rock band Bad Suns made an incredible comeback with their newest album titled Disappear Here. The anticipation for Bad Suns’ sophomore album first came about in June of 2016 when the band began tweeting things like “We are pleased to say that we have […]

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Frank Ocean: Blonde

Frank Ocean: Blonde

I know I am about 2 weeks too late on dropping this article in decent timing, but school and life gets crazy just a little sometimes. On the other hand if you think this article on Frank Ocean’s highly (HIGHLY) anticipated album was not coming, boy get it together you were wrong. I was 16 I believe when Channel Orange released and now with the release […]

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James Blake: The Colour In Anything

James Blake: The Colour In Anything

James Blake disappeared from the music world for a cool minute. Three years to be exact. Prior to his album announcement there was already a buzz due to his singles released earlier this year, which at least gave out a sign that he was alive and ready to comeback. Plus his special appearance in Beyonce’s Lemonade served as another confirmation that he’s back in action. […]

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Jack Garratt: Phase

Jack Garratt: Phase

Jack Garratt is a London based multi-instrumental musician who creates passionate electronic pop music . Being one of the nine artist on our artists to watch list this year, his long awaited debut album, Phase just prove why 2016 is going to be his year. After winning this year’s BBC Sound Of 2016, which belonged to Years & Years, Garratt immediately made a name for himself in […]

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Hoodie Allen: Happy Camper

Hoodie Allen: Happy Camper

On January 22, Hoodie Allen dropped a free album titled “Happy Camper”. Some of you might ask: Who is Hoodie Allen? and I am here to tell you now: Jump on the Hoodie Allen hype train. Hoodie, or Steven Markowitz, is a Long Island native who had a dream. After graduating from UPenn and working at Google, he realized that hip-hop was his real passion. […]

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Years & Years: Communion

Years & Years: Communion

Thanks to the internet Mikey Goldsworthy (bassist, center) and Emre Turkmen (synth player, right) met at bar in London in 2010. Later on mutual friends, a house party, and some signing in the shower brought Mikey to Olly Alexander (lead singer/pianist, left). Fast forward to five years later there’s new singles, structural videos, and the debut album. Years & Years have kicked off New Music […]

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Wolf Alice: My Love Is Cool

Wolf Alice: My Love Is Cool

Genuinely brilliant is appropriate to describe Ellie Rowsell, Joff Oddie, Joel Amey and Theo Ellis. (as pictured above) Signed to the renowned, Dirty Hit which is home of the beloved indie rockers The 1975, Wolf Alice is refreshing enough to sooth your soul. The four-piece alternative rock band delivered their debut album with a bang. My Love Is Cool brings a new sense of euphoria. Teenage angst […]

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