Archive for the Pop Category

Hellsongs – Hymns In The Key Of 666

Posted in Music, Pop with tags , , on März 4, 2009 by memyselfnmaryjane

2004 in Sweden founded, this trio of musician covers metal songs in a way of chilly lounge music. You like Richard Cheese, you will love this. It´s their full-length debut from 2008, after touring through europe, performing at radio and tv shows, it was time to put out the first longplayer. They entered the swedish charts in the top 10, until then they´re touring through europe, with a big support of the metal scene. So if you ever wanted to hear AC/DC´s „Thunderstruck“ sung by a jazzy female voice, grab this one.


01. The Trooper (Iron Maiden)
02. Symphony Of Destruction (Megadeth)
03. Rock The Night (Europe)
04. Seasons In The Abyss (Slayer)
05. We’re Not Gonna Take It (Twisted Sister)
06. Blackened (Metallica)
07. Thunderstruck (AC/DC)
08. Run To The Hills (Iron Maiden)
09. Paranoid (Black Sabbath)
10. Princess Of The Night (Saxon)


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Air France – No Way Down

Posted in Electro, Music, Pop on Februar 8, 2009 by memyselfnmaryjane

After posting some electronical records, such as Eliot Lipp or The Thievery Corporation, a next one is coming. Air France – a duo from Gothenburg, Sweden – released last year this 6 track EP.  A nice and smooth electro pop piece.  If you like to lay in a  nice parkside on a warm and breezy summernight, this will be the record of your choise.

1.) Maundy Thursday
2.) June Evenings
3.) Collapsing At Your Doorstep
4.) No Excuses
5.) No Way Down
6.) Windmill Wedding


Your way to summer

Outlines – Our Lives Are Too Short

Posted in Electro, HipHop, Music, Pop with tags , , , , , , on Februar 2, 2009 by memyselfnmaryjane

Outlines first full-length LP is called „Our Lives Are Too Short“. Released after a furious single, called „Just A Lil’Lovin“, they produced a year later this hardly to describe record. A mixture between Funk, Disco, HipHop and Pop.  If you know DJ Mehdi´s „Lucky Boy“(get this one here), you will find a Outlines remix on it. Now you have the DJ Mehdi remix here. But don´t think that this one has anything to do with the hard style of Ed Banger. It´s more a disco record then a rave record. Smooth produced with features from Wu-Tang Clan´s genious RZA. So take a look at it, you will like it.

01. Intro
02. Show Me feat. Beat Assailant
03. Our Lives Are Too Short
04. Now That I’m Free feat. RZA
05. Hold On
06. Listen To The Drums [Clignancourt Edit]
07. Back To 1984 (interlude)
08. Too Much To Ask feat. Abd al Malik
09. Just A Lil‘ Lovin‘
10. Waiting In Line feat. Beat Assailant
11. Matter Of Time
12. Bounce
13. How It Should Be Done
14. Outro
15. DJ Mehdi – Lucky Boy [Outlines Remix] ( Bonus Track)


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John Krane – Doris Buzz And Friends

Posted in Music, Pop, Rock with tags , , , , , on Juli 4, 2008 by memyselfnmaryjane

I found this one and saw, that the artist want his record to be shared on the net. I liked his record, so I’ve decided to share it with you. I don’t know the guy, never heard of before. It’s a nice poppy record, mostly accompanied by a piano and a electric drum. Sometimes it sounds like Adam Green, sometimes it has a very britpop influence. Just listen to it and read his liner notes to the songs. And, do you also think, that the piano on the last track is playing the score of Golden Girls?

  1. Doris Buzz
  2. I Lost My Life
  3. Cal Ripken
  4. Shadow And Clementine
  5. The Political Campaign
  6. The Story Of The Japanese Bat Bomb
  7. Q: Who Will Be The One To Save The World?
  8. A: John Mayer
  9. When The Cubs LoseSarah

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Kings Of Convenience – Quiet Is The New Loud

Posted in Music, Pop with tags , , , , on Juli 2, 2008 by memyselfnmaryjane

Last post for today, dozens of strange people are walking through my flat, I don’t have the patience to write about music. The one I will post is the first record of the norwegian trio Kings of Convenience. A smart and joyful pop record, somewhere between Belle And Sebastian or Badly Drawn Boy. If you have the Versus record of KoC, please drop me a line.
Have fun with it.

  1. Winning A Battle Losing The War
  2. Toxic Girl
  3. Singing Softly to Me
  4. I Don’t Know What I Can Save You From
  5. Failure
  6. The Weight Of My Words
  7. The Girl From Back Then
  8. Leaning Against The Wall
  9. Little Kids
  10. Summer on The Westhill
  11. The Passenger
  12. Parallel Lines

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