Song of The Year-Cuz I Love You by Lizzo

Song of The Year- Cuz I Love You by Lizzo By Dan-O This is my favorite first song of the year (it’s from the self-titled album). Sure, Lizzo has a show stopping voice of the kind I would stab an alien for. That is not the most exciting thing about Lizzo. I can’t get enough ofContinue reading “Song of The Year-Cuz I Love You by Lizzo”

#Bandcampgold-New Breed by Dawn

#Bandcampgold-New Breed by Dawn by Dan-O I am strangely protective of Dawn Richard place in music. I have never heard a Danity Kane song and really only got into her when she took her career by the horns solo. In casual conversation I frequently tell people she is MY Beyonce. Her dedication to dance pop isContinue reading “#Bandcampgold-New Breed by Dawn”

Hivemind and the open expanse of R&B in 2018

Hivemind and the open expanse of R&B in 2018 by Dan-O I’m old and from Maine. In my high school I got made fun of for loving R&B music. My discman went everywhere with me so when people discovered I was listening to Smokey and The Miracles they would clown me. It’s interesting to thinkContinue reading “Hivemind and the open expanse of R&B in 2018”

EP Review-Royalty The Prequel by The Dream

EP Review-Royalty The Prequel by The Dream by Dan-O Amidst all the great little R&B mixtapes that have dropped into the universe this year you won’t hear a lot about Royalty. Not for lack of interesting music, by the way, more for the emotional neediness. This is a project so very off-putting that the hitsContinue reading “EP Review-Royalty The Prequel by The Dream”