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LOVELIFE – Nova

In their early career, London’s LOVELIFE has done an excellent job of combining elements of pop, new wave and R&B, but their new single has a bigger, more expansive sound. “Nova” is LOVELIFE at their poppiest, but also most cinematic with paced synth, sweeping strings and a sing-along ready hook. Stream “Nova” below and purchase […]

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MIXTAPE: JayeL Audio 8-02-13

Let’s keep this short and sweet considering the whirlwind 7-10 days ahead (Lollapalooza, JT/Jay-Z at Ford Field and Cheeseburger in Caseville). By the time you read this, I’ll be strategically plotting my route through my second Lollapalooza experience. While not all these acts will be performing, I’m hopeful to catch new jams you are about […]

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The Neighbourhood + Lovelife – West Coast/Every Minute split single

I really can’t think of a better pairing for a split single than The Neighbourhood with Lovelife. Both bands have had amazing 2012/2013s with buzzy releases that have led to growing followings. The Neighbourhood tries their hand at hip-hop nostalgia on “West Coast”, while Lovelife sticks to dark nu-R&B on “Every Minute”. The Neighborhood – […]

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Show Preview: Lovelife w/Capital Cities – Shelter – Wed. 5/15

If Shout Out Louds don’t suit your fancy, a combo of Lovelife and Capital Cities at the Shelter should. I’ve been meaning to write about the nu-R&B ways of Lovelife and their Detroit stop is the perfect reason. Tracks like “Dying To Start Again” and “Your New Beloved” have a balanced mix of ’90s new […]