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Review: Twenty One Pilots' sixth studio album ‘Scaled and Icy’ is an expectation-crushing statement of ambition
The Ohio-native duo "Twenty One Pilots", which consists of two members, Tyler Joseph and Josh Dun, respond to the acclaim that greeted their previous two records with an upbeat collection that remains in their immersive universe. The title of twenty one pilots’ sixth LP is a play on “scaled back and isolated,” words that summed up frontman Tyler Joseph’s world as he wrote and recorded in his Ohio basement during lockdown.
Review: Olivia Rodrigo delivers flawless bedroom pop & alt-rock on her debut solo album "SOUR"
Four months after the hit single “drivers license,” Rodrigo offers a nimble and lightly chaotic collection of breakup tunes filled with melancholy and mischief. Score: 9/10
The reissue of Nicki Minaj's "Beam Me Up Scotty"
Nicki Minaj is back and she's making Fridays a little pinker while lining up these "Fractions." After blowing up the internet with a tease Monday, Minaj on Friday rereleased her 2009 third mixtape "Beam Me Up Scotty" on streaming services and added three new tracks to the original project. Before dropping the new music, the "Itty Bitty Piggy" rapper went on Instagram live to celebrate.
Women In Music Edition: The best Alternative albums from the late 2010s
The influence that women have in the music industry is unreal. What's even more unreal is that these powerful ladies have been carrying the game in music for years on end. What's different about this group of creative, inspiring individuals is not just the "alternative" part, but the chilling and genre-bearing storytelling invisibly inked in the songwriting. Young, growing, or old, these singers express their vulnerabilities and emotions in this list of style-changing albums not just for the alt-pop genre, but for the listeners as well.