Annie – Anniemal

Nordpop shoots another dart at the world’s ear with Anniemal by soft-singing, subtle disco queen, Anne Lilia Berge-Strand, or to her fans, Annie.

Kai Brown – Better Now

Hailing from the land down under, Kai Brown brings his self produced and recorded album Better Now to American ears on July 26th. A mix of pop and acoustic soul, Brown’s voice is sexy and smooth, nailing notes effortlessly while mixing seamlessly with rock guitar and acoustic ballads.

Collective Efforts – Trail Mix

It is a good time to be involved in rap music. While the industry has spawned some billion-dollar posers who are currently waning in popularity, the independent, hungry artists are increasingly making vital, creative, good music. As evidence of this welcomed trend, look no further than the Atlanta’s ATF Records. While Psyche Origami’s Is Ellipsis […]

The Heavenly States – Black Comet

Sometimes a band’s press sheet is about as clear as Scott McClellan trying to spin current Bush Administration policies. And in many ways, these words just serve to undermine a group’s attempts to build a fan base. Take The Heavenly States, for example. The group’s publicist describes its sophomore album Black Comet as a “pop […]

Jackson United – Western Ballads

Branching off from a multi-platinum band, like the Foo Fighters for instance, to start a new musical venture is a double edged sword. Sure, you might have the time (in-between Foo records of course), the money and a relaxed label backing the launch of such an endeavor, but the microscope is enhanced when straying from […]