Whether you’re going out on a Friday night or just need a mid week pick-me-up, “Latch” is the song is listen to. After being influenced by one of my roommates to get into synth pop, I quickly discovered the group Disclosure. The duo are actually brothers from the UK and have risen to fame quite […]

Ever since I heard “The Mother We Share” about a year ago, I’ve been in love with Scottish synthpop geniuses CHVRCHES.  They’ve perfected the art of being listenable, smooth, and emotional with their debut album, The Bones of What You Believe. Of the many brilliant tracks featured on the album, “Tether” quickly stood out to me […]

A Song For A Foggy Day: "Lies" - Marina & The Diamonds

The weather is starting to get colder, the snow is already here, and the sun seems to have disappeared altogether. If you’re like me and get a bit sad this time of year, I have a song for you.  It’s called “Lies” by Marina & The Diamonds. I found this song as I was traveling […]

Artists to Watch: Majid Jordan

If you’re an avid Drake fan or if you’ve listened to any Top-40 radio station this past month, you’ve probably heard “Hold On, We’re Coming Home,” his latest single off Nothing Was The Same.  The song predominantly consists of “singing Drake,” but after the first verse, the track is laced with some smooth background vocals […]

[tweetmeme source= “bucentral” only_single=false] I have a soft spot in my heart for electropop. Give me a danceable beat and I’m set, most of the time. So, whenever I come across an up-and-coming band that satisfies my craving for techno-tinged, danceable, synth-heavy, electropop, I always spread the word. First up, New York duo MNDR (pronounce […]