Category Music

21 things about Sia’s Chandelier

I’ve recently found myself returning to this song and video often. Chandelier is the most deserving pop song I’ve heard in a long time. Okay there’s a lot of stuff going on so I’m going to talk about the song on its own first and then the song with the video. It is a pop […]

10 things about Holly Herndon’s Chorus

Holly Herndon, according to her website, is a multi-disciplinary artist. She has an MFA and writes academically informed electronic music. You can read her Masters thesis here. When I first heard this song / watched this video I categorized it as The Knife trying to be more like Death Grips. This is a huge simplification. […]

10 Things About Lana del Rey’s Tropico

Apparently Lana wrote Tropico herself. I don’t know what that means, though in this sense it’s probably that she compiled the imagery and poetry to use. I also don’t know whether or not “Lana del Rey” is a single person or a group of people. Its very Christian. Obviously. But even beyond the imagery: the […]