Tag Archives | Indie Pop

Sound Off 2018

Recommended Shows: Sound Off! Semifinals #1 {2/9} and Dancing on the Valentine 13 {2/10}!

HAND UP if you’re ready for an insanely fun weekend of music! This Friday & Saturday, two of my favorite annual shows are happening. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 9 First up, let’s talk Sound Off!, MoPOP (formerly EMP)’s inspiring Battle of the Bands for musicians 21 & under. I worked at MoPOP for 4 years, and every. […]

Continue Reading
Croque Madame

Inbox gem: Croque Madame’s quirky French pop has my ear

I was combing through the imaginary inbox this week when I came across this incredibly catchy French-pop gem called “Natation” by Croque Madame (best.band.name.ever.) featuring dreamy oohs and ahhs and stream-of-consciousness lyrics that would probably sound dumb in English but end up sounding MAGICAL, because, French! At 1 minute and 49 seconds, this single is just long […]

Continue Reading
47519-a2679990775_10

Imaginary Keenan's navel-gazing 2013 wrap-up

2013 was one of the most challenging years of my adult life. I tackled a ridiculous amount of life and ALL CAPS FEELINGS all at once but somehow came out alive and mostly unscathed thanks to finally learning how to take care of myself. 2013 found me taking solace in music much more than the […]

Continue Reading