Because it’s Fourth of July, we’re switching things up at Dan’s Tunes! Read below for a list of songs appropriate for your holiday in S-town. When you’re at Gasworks and you can’t even get a good Instagram of the fireworks because there are too many people: 2. When you can’t fit onto the light rail […]Read More The best songs for Fourth of July in Seattle
Rating: 4/5 It’s really hard to write a song about the digital age without it just sounding — for lack of a better phrase — really fucking stupid, but Jones pulls it off. The problem with most digital-age-lyrics is that they’re so specific, talking about an iPhone or an Instagram post, and it’s just like, […]Read More JAX JONES FEAT. MABEL AND RICH THE KID — RING RING
Rating: 4.1/5 Given my previous knowledge of Oh Wonder — which is this haunting song — a synth-pop, peppy beat was not exactly what I was expecting from them, but this pairing with Whethan is great. “Superlove,” a beat-heavy but not organ-jiggling track, conveys its point simply and concisely: “I can’t go slow / zero […]Read More WHETHAN FEAT. OH WONDER — SUPERLOVE
Rating: 4/5 Sabrina Carpenter really has a knack for melody. From “Thumbs” to “Why” to the current “Almost Love,” Carpenter’s songs have always stood out from the rest of the EDM landscape for their musical aptitude. Instead of relying on phat beats and bass drops to build a catchy tune, Carpenter uses techno beats as […]Read More SABRINA CARPENTER — ALMOST LOVE
Release date: May 4, 2018 Rating: 3/5 stars There were definitely bigger — both in name and stature — albums to review this week, like Rae Sremmurd’s insane 27-track SR3MM (although, the typical 12-ish track length does come from limited space available on vinyl and, later, CDs, so, I suppose, in the digital age, there […]Read More OOKAY — WOW! COOL ALBUM!