Song of the Week: “Mr Noah” by Panda Bear

March 24, 2015

The beginning of this song doesn’t sound like a song at all. There are strange electrical pulses, ominous slices of sound, and creepy dog howls, all processed with effects and melting around each other. Honestly, the first time I...

Song of the Week: “Works Like Magic” by YACHT

January 27, 2015

YACHT released a three-song EP called “Where Does This Disco” last September. “Works Like Magic” is the second track, and it’s crazy catchy, but all three songs on the EP have the electropop, dance vibe that the rest of YACHT’s work is...

Song of the Week: “Toho” by Yelle

December 30, 2014

“Toho” is off Yelle’s third studio album, Complètement fou. Like a lot of American women, I shamelessly romanticize anything and everything French. I’ve studied abroad in France and lived with a host family. I like to think that gives...