Imagine Dragons: Smoke + Mirrors

IMAGINE DRAGONS: A band that seemingly appeared out of nowhere onto the music landscape, destined to provide us with  gi-normous anthems that are played ad nauseum on seemingly every pop station and CW television series.  Admittedly, I know very little about this group (other than the previous album’s singles), so rather than bore the alreadyContinue reading “Imagine Dragons: Smoke + Mirrors”

Charli XCX: Sucker Pop

@KralTunes A noisy, synths buildup, leading to the sound of a flatlining patient, and then, an EXPLOSION of sound underneath the very mature, sage like lyrics: “You said you wanna bang Well, fuck you, sucker!” And with that burst of punkish, ‘Up yer twat” bravado, CHARLI XCX begins her second album, SUCKER.  It is definitely moreContinue reading “Charli XCX: Sucker Pop”

Marian Call: Have Yourself A Die Hard X-Mas

Text by @KralTunes By this point in the holiday season, it is damn near impossible to escape the audio assault of festive Christmas music.  Every corner of every block has it blaring from the rafters.  What makes it even more nauseating is the fact that you only hear like 3,827 versions of 12 different songsContinue reading “Marian Call: Have Yourself A Die Hard X-Mas”