Tag: Dream Pop
When Sensitivity is an Act of Resistance: A Conversation with Puppy Angst
Catching up with Alyssa Milman of Puppy Angst to discuss their forthcoming album ‘Scorpio Season,’ and nurturing their sensitive qualities.
Tiny Ghosts on Their Arresting New Single “Grasp of Me”
A Grrrl’s Two Sound Cents caught up with Tiny Ghosts to discuss their evolving friendship, learning English via Gwen Stefani records, and how music can bring all of a person’s conflicting thoughts and feelings into balance.
Little Monarch on Touring, Talking Heads, and Artistic Evolution
Little Monarch is a project spearheaded by Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer Casey Kalmenson, along with keyboardist Lanita Smith and guitarist Nick Setter. Known for breezy self-reflective anthems like “Strike,” “Treading Water,” and “No Matter What,” Little Monarch’s eclectic catalog masterfully fuses elements of indie pop, disco, house, and R&B into uniquely expansive soundscapes…
KEANA Relinquishes Emotional Stagnation with “Teardrops”
If Alison Goldfrapp and Portishead conceived a baby while Björk watched, the end product would no doubt be rising dream pop virtuoso KEANA. Based in Los Angeles, KEANA is best known for her delicately fluid and imaginative universe of trip hop and electronic ambience; a crystalline dream sequence-like universe she carefully crafted as the sole…
My 8 Essential Dream Pop Picks
When people think of music scenes that originated in the ’90s, the ones that often come to mind are the boisterous and upfront alternative rock umbrellas known as britpop and grunge. But one specific genre that often gets overlooked is the wistfully psychedelic-infused effervescence known as dream pop, which usually overlaps with the effect-driven, droning…