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Collection by Carsten Knoch


An up-to-date board of music recommendations. I audition a lot of music & intend to pin only the things that hold my interest—so everything here is a recommendation. And the patchwork of covers is quite beautiful. All genres.

Carsten Knoch
Pitched between heat-seeking acid house and ambient bliss, the techno auteur’s first album since 2013 is a beat-music odyssey that thrums with spiritual resonance. Jon Hopkins, Music Recommendations, Acid House, Music Albums, Good Music, Cover Art, Album Covers, Techno, Blog

Jon Hopkins: Singularity

Pitched between heat-seeking acid house and ambient bliss, the techno auteur’s first album since 2013 is a beat-music odyssey that thrums with spiritual resonance.

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REVIEW: Nick Hakim - Green Twins | ThrdCoast

Laura Kerry The cover of Nick Hakim’s debut LP sports a surrealist, green-hued landscape with a detached eyeball gazing at itself in the mirror. Like an updated Salvador Dali painting, it seems to comment on the way the mind perceives itself. The eyeball is bare and exposed, suggesting vulnerabili

"What I Need (feat. Kehlani)" by Hayley Kiyoko Kehlani was added to my Pop Extra playlist on Spotify Disney Channel, Hailey Kiyoko, Walt Disney, Lgbt, Indie, Cool Album Covers, Warner Music Group, Best Albums, What I Need

Album Review: Hayley Kiyoko - Expectations

Hayley Kiyoko offers strong, exploratory queer pop on Expectations

A stone can be thrown, tossed, and kicked. Yet, stone finds its strength in that it never changes its foundation. Charlotte Day Wilson is a Stone Woman. Soul Movie, Charlotte, Music Recommendations, New Music Releases, Warner Music Group, Music Library, Music Books, Cd Album, Party Entertainment

Charlotte Day Wilson: Stone Woman EP

The Toronto R&B singer’s second EP charts the collapse of a relationship through six downcast tracks.

Kendrick Lamar - 'Damn' (Physical Release An incredibly good hip hop album. Strong contender for my album of the year. Rap Albums, Best Albums, Greatest Albums, Parental Advisory, Hip Hop, Vinyl Lp, Vinyl Records, Kendrick Lamar Album Cover, Hiphop

Kendrick Lamar: DAMN.

DAMN. is a widescreen masterpiece of rap, full of expensive beats, furious rhymes, and peerless storytelling about Kendrick’s destiny in America.

Buy Weighing Of The Heart by Nabihah Iqbal at Mighty Ape NZ. Nabihah Iqbal FKA Throwing Shade leaves her old moniker behind and embraces the name she was born with. On Weighing of the Heart, Iqbal largely esche. Indie Pop, Gorillaz Albums, Tate Modern Exhibitions, British Asian, New Music Albums, Shops, After Life, Post Punk, Cool Things To Buy

Weighing of the Heart, by Nabihah Iqbal

Weighing of the Heart by Nabihah Iqbal, released 01 December 2017 1. Eden Piece 2. Something More 3. Saw U Twice 4. In Visions 5. Alone Together 6. Zone 1 to 6000 7. Feels So Right 8. New New Eyes 9. Slowly 10. Eternal Passion 11. Untitled Friday With the release of her debut album, Nabihah Iqbal makes two big announcements. Firstly, that she’s leaving her old Throwing Shade moniker behind. By embracing the name she was born with, she proudly wears it as a female British Asian artist making…

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Understanding The Divine Feminine In Smino’s ‘blkswn’

Smino is joined by a host of female collaborators on his debut album that prove that where there is woman, there is light. More often than not, debut albums present an artist’s voice through dynami…

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Future: HNDRXX

Over a well-played hand of wistful, bright-eyed, and reflective beats, HNDRXX strikes a near-perfect balance between a man still licking his wounds and a man emerging from a long, dark night.

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Oddisee: The Iceberg

The latest from the D.C. rapper is a focused beam of live-band and hip-hop soul that rattles loudly in our present political moment.

(Song of the day Mar 19 Laura Marling - Wild Once (Official Audio). Women artists week on the Song Of The Day Show. Laura Marling’s album was a take-a-chance-on-someone-you’ve-never-heard album I found on eMusic when eMusic was still good. I like it. Laura Marling, Arctic Monkeys, Bob Dylan, Instrumental, Wild Fire, Cool Things To Buy, Stuff To Buy, Lp Vinyl, Debut Album

Laura Marling: Semper Femina

With Semper Femina, Laura Marling uses a broad study of femininity to explore complex relationships between women. The album is filled with beautiful observations on the psychology of friendship.

Folk Songs is a smart and emotionally effective exploration of the folk tradition that respects musical history without being chained to it, and it's an experiment the Kronos Quartet would do well to repeat in the future. Natalie Merchant, 750 Words, Kind Words, Patti Smith, Celine Dion, Cello, Olivia Chaney, Festivals, Rhiannon Giddens

Folk Songs - Kronos Quartet | Songs, Reviews, Credits | AllMusic

Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Folk Songs - Kronos Quartet on AllMusic - 2017 - The Kronos Quartet have famously refused to allow…

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Jesca Hoop: Memories Are Now

Jesca Hoop’s fourth album Memories Are Now sounds like her most complete and refined statement yet, a boisterously declarative album that’s urgent and at times seditious.

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Drake: More Life

Drake's course correction to VIEWS bursts with energy—more South African house, more grime, more Kanye. It's a long player made for luxuriating and a total immersion into Drake's world-pop lifestyle.

"arrestingly, uncompromisingly thrilling" Georg Friedrich Händel, Music Recommendations, Der Handel, Songs 2017, Opera Singers, Classical Music, Acting, Fagioli, Products


Back in 2004 a rising young countertenor released his first solo recording of arias by Handel and Mozart (Arte Nova, A/04). The performances, though technically promising, were a little bloodless emotionally – no match for their many rivals. With his latest disc, Franco Fagioli returns to Handel for the first time as a recitalist since that early effort, and this time the results are arrestingly, uncompromisingly thrilling.

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Review: First Aid Kit, 'Ruins'

It should be obvious: Ruins is about endings. On their fourth album as First Aid Kit, indie-folk darlings Klara and Johanna Söderberg reckon with adult heartache like never before—perhaps because they never had cause. Outwardly, at least, the Söderberg sisters are an astonishing success, a traditionally gifted pair of Bright Eyes fans from Sweden who were singing with Conor Oberst by the time they released their second album, The Lion’s Roar, in 2012. Their third, 2014’s Stay Gold…

Bark Your Head Off, Dog is the fourth studio album by American indie rock band Hop Along. It was self-produced, written over the course of 2016 and recorded at The Headroom in Philadelphia during and released on April Header, Built To Spill, Head Off, Making The Band, Elvis Costello, Power Pop, Shops, Your Head, Painting Videos

Hop Along: Bark Your Head Off, Dog

Led by singer Frances Quinlan and her remarkable songcraft, the Philly band’s third album is warm and spacious, filled with rich stories rendered beautifully in the abstract.