【MV🎶】Music: The xx《On Hold》电子摇滚先锋

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Another amazing album from The xx is just what we needed during this cold, cold month… and if you’re fleeing the country for the Lunar New Year, these are also great tracks to add to your respective travel playlists. The xx are an English band formed in 2005 in Wandsworth, London. The group released its debut album, xx, […]

【MV🎶】Music: Caroline Smith《Half About Being A Woman》新晋蓝调流行音乐皇后

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Are your ears growing tired of Katy and Taylor? (Honestly, ours aren’t either.) Either way, look no further than Caroline Smith, with a soulful blues-y style to her music that you won’t soon forget. Hailing from Detroit Lakes, Minnesota, USA, we will always remember the first time we saw her perform. Actually there to hear another […]

【MV🎶】OK Go《The One Moment》创意MV仅用4.2秒拍摄 这个神作太强势了

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WOW. The legendary band OK Go is at it again with this fabulous new music video slash public service announcement. I can’t believe it’s been over nine months since we saw them float around in zero gravity! 👇🏽 Link:【MV】New! OK GO -《Upside Down & Inside Out》逆天视觉亮瞎你的眼 This time, they start by showing us a 4.2 […]

【MV🎶】Music: Dessa’s “Skeleton Key” 明州的嘻哈管弦乐队

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You haven’t heard hip hop until you’ve sampled Minnesota’s very own alternative underground hip hop collective known as Doomtree. They are a like an artistic beacon of the local culture there. One seventh of this collective is Margret Wander, whose stage name is simply Dessa…     A beautifully haunting take on this modern genre, […]

【MV】The 4onthefloor《All My Friends》大明州的摇滚青年,大写的酷!

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The 4onthefloor is a rock and roll band from Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, formed in 2009. The group is known for each member playing a bass drum and for writing all their songs in 4/4 time, evoking their namesake. They are seriously one of the best live shows you’ll ever see. The group has produced five original albums and has been featured […]

【MV】Bomba Estéreo《Soy Yo》哥伦比亚女孩唱“我就是我”

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Bomba Estéreo is a Colombian band founded in the capital, Bogotá, in 2005 by Simón Mejía. Their music has been described as “electronic” and “tropical” and “psychadelic”… How would you describe it? According to Mejía, the band’s name (which translates into English as “stereo bomb”) is a Colombian term for “a really cool, awesome party” – we think it sounds […]

【MV】Koo Koo Kanga Roo《Fanny Pack》就是个腰包!

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Koo Koo Kanga Roo is an American comedic dance-pop duo from Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, consisting of vocalist dancers Bryan Atchison and Neil Olstad. Billed as an “interactive dance party duo” and described as “the Beastie Boys meet Sesame Street”, Koo Koo Kanga Roo showcase a colorful live show which relies heavily on audience participation, featuring overtly silly sing-along songs which are typically accompanied by their own […]

【MV】Chloe x Halle《Drop》美国姐妹花出道首单

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After being signed to Beyonce’s record label, these two young ladies “dropped” their first hip hop single and it’s absolutely beautiful. Chloe and Halle Bailey (born July 1, 1998 and March 27, 2000 respectively) are American sisters, YouTube sensations, singers, and actresses. Both born in Atlanta GA, they later moved to Los Angeles with their family […]

【MV】tUnE-yArDs《Bizness》尤克里里演绎的实验摇滚

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Well, it doesn’t get much more experimental than this… We admit this music isn’t for everyone, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t part of the culture! Tune-Yards (stylized as tUnE-yArDs) is the music project of New England native, Merrill Garbus. When performing live, Garbus creates drum loops on the spot and layers these with ukulele and vocals, in addition to […]