ALL TIME LOW — BIRTHDAY

Rating: 4/5 Every time I see a song title with any mention of birthdays, I’m always a little worried. Even though most iterations of birthday songs are pretty great — see: “Birthday” by Katy Perry, “Birthday Sex” by Jeremih, and, while it’s not in the title, “In Da Club” by 50 Cent — but there’s […]

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DEMI LOVATO — SOBER

Rating: 5/5 Demi Lovato is the underrated version of Ed Sheeran: in today’s pop music landscape rife with filler and immaturity, both artists are brutally honest, vulnerable, and magnificent musicians. “Sober” is Lovato’s admittance that she broke her sobriety, which she has always been very vocal about. In the song, she apologizes to her family […]

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YOUNG THE GIANT — SIMPLIFY

Rating: 2.5/5 The band that brought you “Cough Syrup” is back with a track that is, indeed, simpler than their past works. “Simplify” pales in comparison to the band’s past rock-heavy tracks. While Young The Giant has never been “hard,” they usually push their beats towards exciting, and “Simplify” sounds like they threw some chords together […]

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