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Slow Magic Releases “Closer 2 U” Remixes While Collaborating With Fans/Artists

by Mallory Dwortz
Slow Magic, the masked artist known for a dreamy and otherworldly sound, just dropped additional remixes of the spacey-sensation, “Closer 2 U.” The Ukiyo remix premiered on February 12th, ultimately earning a spot on Manila Killa’s “Dusk Lights” Spotify playlist featuring some of Manila Killa’s current favorites. Ukiyo’s debut album also just came out last […]

The Pretty Reckless Releases “Death By Rock And Roll” – a Testament to the Power of Music in the Face of Extreme Hardship

by Mallory Dwortz
Taylor Momsen rocks out on this latest album, fueled by a rollercoaster of back-to-back tragedies in her life. Heavily influenced by the deaths of both her producer, Kato Khandwala, and mentor/friend/Soundgarden legend, Chris Cornell, The Pretty Reckless delivers an elevated, passionate sound on Death By Rock And Roll. Momsen harnessed her life’s blood, sweat, and […]

Porter Robinson Announces Album Drop, and Shares Inspiring Words Following the Release of His “Look at the Sky” Music Video

by Mallory Dwortz
Porter Robinson’s new album, Nurture, is scheduled release on April 23rd. Announced on January 27th, –the same day his latest song “Look at the Sky” dropped– Twitter was aflutter with love and album excitement. Now available for pre-order, this new album is something to look forward to in spring 2021. But what about right now?! […]

NEW MUSIC UPDATE: February 2021 Playlist

by Mallory Dwortz
This month has already been exploding with new releases and music industry updates. Artists are rising out of the 2020 gloom, dropping new singles, creating new projects, and announcing upcoming albums. In order to keep track of all these new-music-happenings, we have another playlist for you! Read on for relevant music news, and brief reviews […]

Cancellation Season…

by Mallory Dwortz
Next up on this rollercoaster year of music news, 2021 is shaping up to have another dry festival season. With spring and early summer peering their once-music-filled-heads around winter’s corner, many of their usual festivals are either backing out or postponing.  We spoke about this in December, citing Hangout Music Festival’s hesitant status report. Their […]

Check Out This Playlist of New Releases/Remixes!

by Mallory Dwortz
This week, I decided to sit down and collect a few new January hits to sit happily in another Red Roll playlist. When I’m bored, I always like to scroll through Spotify’s “Release Radar,” a recurring playlist of new music from artists they know I’ve been listening to. It’s a fun way to stay up […]