Point Point – F+L

With a whopping sixteen thousand likes on Soundcloud and a whole lot more plays on Youtube, there isn’t many music blog that hasn’t joined in the hype surounding ‘F+L’. That violin track sound familiar? That would be because it’s Kanye’s ‘Flashing Lights’, if you didn’t already recognise it. With a largely classical feel to it, … Continue reading

Haywyre – Do You Don’t You

Electronic, deep house but with an experimental element that pushes the boundaries of the genre, ‘Do You Don’t You’ has one of the strongest basslines I’ve heard recently and yet uses that aspect as only one small piece of a bigger piece. Once the chorus drops we’re left with a much more disco infused record … Continue reading

Clean Bandit – Extraordinary

After the huge success of ‘Rather Be’, we have to say Clean Bandit had set the bar particularly high. The new single is called ‘Extraordinary’ – and that it is! Clean Bandit have truly mastered the classical/pop/dance crossover here, starting with some off-key piano and lovely soothing vocals. The first verse fits its purpose before … Continue reading

Clean Bandit – Rather Be feat. Jess Glynne

Released a few days ago, Clean Bandit’s latest single is an instant hit. Poppy but intimately deep, the melody shifts from a fantastic piano driven chorus wondurfully set against Glynne’s vocals. A number of people have termed this as ‘classical-dance’ – I’m not sure that it could even fit that, but it’s a good start.  … Continue reading

Alesso vs. One Republic – If I Lose Myself (Evan Duffy Piano Cover)

Beautiful cover of Alesso’s remix of ‘If I Lose Myself’. Duffy is a fantastic musician, with his YouTube channel mainly focusing on classical piano covers of electronic songs, such as this. He should be praised highly, musically arranging these tracks in this style requires a lot of talent, but he seems to do it so … Continue reading