In May we were happy to hear new music from Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood (The Smile), as well as Four Tet under his KH alias. There were a lot of great album releases including Alison Wonderland’s Loner, Flume’s Palaces, Warpaint’s Radiate Like This – to the point where it seemed like a very crowded month (which is reflected in our giant playlist, once more … Continue reading May 2022 Playlist + Retrospective
So far, 2022 has been a fantastic year for music, seeing new albums from some of our favorite artists – including Sunflower Bean, Warpaint, Ybeyi, Let’s Eat Grandma and Anomalie. However, the album that definitely left the biggest impression on this author this month was Alison Wonderland’s third LP, Loner. If you thought Flume’s sound has been getting better and better recently, wait till you … Continue reading Album Review: Alison Wonderland – Loner (2022)
Let’s Eat Grandma start out the year with a celebration of friendship, play tennis in “Happy New Year” video One heartwarming (and even tearjerking) masterpiece that we’ve missed: British experimental pop Let’s Eat Grandma started out 2022 in great style, delivering a stunning electronic anthem that plays out like an M83 and Ladyhawke collaboration. Heavy synth-work, unique phrasing and iconic lyrics depicting the mending of … Continue reading Music News (Feb 20 2022): Let’s Eat Grandma. CLBRKS. Sabrina Carpenter. Zella Day. Hurray For The Riff Raff. Caroline Polachek. Alison Wonderland. Pom Pom Squad.
Alison Wonderland (real name Alexandra Margo Sholler) is an Australian producer, composer, DJ and multi-instrumentalist known for her energetic, boundary-pushing live performances and complex style which defies the ‘electronic dance music’ label, with elements borrowing heavily from trap music and sublime pop hooks to boot. It was in 2014 that she first took the world by storm, with the release of two videos: ‘I Want … Continue reading Artist Spotlight: Alison Wonderland
Here at An Empty Bliss, we celebrate the first month of January with our first playlist. Featuring a few of our favorite artists like Magdalena Bay, Sevdaliza, FKA Twigs, Oneohtrix Point Never, James Blake, Marika Hackman, The Bug, HAIM, HANA, Little Dragon and Alison Wonderland, it’s meant both as a ‘hello’ and a quick glimpse at where these musicians are right now. We will be … Continue reading Welcome to An Empty Bliss