EP: Zoo Brother – Gemini Girl

I don’t know if chillwave or bedroom-pop are still dirty words on the blogosphere but it’s really hard to care when Zoo Brother’s newest EP is this blissfully good.  Taking a page from TV Girl, Zoo Brother works with short bursts of sampled joy to construct his beats and layers his vocals over the beats for hypnotizingly gorgeous effect.  “Psychic …

pkelly94EP: Zoo Brother – Gemini Girl

mp3: TV Girl & Monster Rally – Average Guy (Blame)

TV Girl and Monster Rally are two artists that have dominated sample-based electronic and pop music on the blogosphere since around 2011 and with “Average Guy (Blame)” they team up for appropriately sample-based pop bliss.  “Average Guy (Blame)” mixes the lighthearted, doo-wop innocence of TV Girl with the abstract and hypnotic loops of Monster Rally.  Fair warning, you can’t only …

pkelly94mp3: TV Girl & Monster Rally – Average Guy (Blame)

Mixtape: TV Girl – The Wild, The Innocent, The TV Shuffle

When TV Girl stormed the blog scene with their fantastic first single “If You Want It”, it seemed like a song the San Diego outfit would never be able to live up to.  Fortunately, TV Girl have stuck with it and have become one of my favorite and most consistent bands.  All of their EP‘s and Singles have maintained the …

tccarr14Mixtape: TV Girl – The Wild, The Innocent, The TV Shuffle

mp3: TV Girl – Misery

I would like to go to San Diego some day because judging from the music that people from San Diego make, it seems like the sunniest, happiest place on Earth.  Even a song called “Misery” sounds incredibly happy and up beat.  “Misery” makes use of a recognizable oldie sample, as many other TV Girl songs do, and breathes new life …

tccarr14mp3: TV Girl – Misery

mp3: TV Girl- I Wonder Who She’s Kissing Now

A new TV Girl track is the audio equivalent to a small dessert treat.  Their tracks are short, sweet and primed for constant replay and they usually incorporate some perfect slice of 60s pop sampled into the background.  ‘I Wonder Who She’s Kissing Now’ is the latest treat from the LA group and it’s the first track to sound like a proper …

pkelly94mp3: TV Girl- I Wonder Who She’s Kissing Now