ALBUMS REVIEWS


Van Weezer

Weezer

2021 • ROCK • CRUSH MUSIC/ATLANTIC

Weezer’s hard-rock-inspired album features some generic and lackluster tracks, but it still manages to provide catchy moments.


Typhoons

Royal Blood

2021 • ROCK • WARNER

Leaving perfectionism aside, Royal Blood’s third album, Typhoons, arrives with free yet lost songs.


if i could make it go quiet

girl in red

2021 • ROCK/ALTERNATIVE • WORLD IN RED/AWAL

Norwegian singer-songwriter girl in red’s debut album shows an amateur singer dealing with the crises of young-adult life and building catchy songs around it.


Te Amo Lá Fora

Duda Beat

BEST NEW MUSIC

2021 • POP/R&B • DUDA BEAT

On her great second album, Brazilian singer Duda Beat delivers personal lyrics that mix well with a bold and culturally embracing sound.


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