We all have differences with people we love, but don’t take Jordan Rakei’s advice on mediation. “Eye To Eye” is of course from his brilliant 2017 LP, Wallflower, which SnG commented on a few months ago, before naming it one of the best albums of last year.  Wallflower by Jordan Rakei Continue reading

Best Albums of 2017, part 4

#11-30, ordered alphabetically Hayden Pedigo – Greetings From Amarillo buy album | Facebook | Instagram | Soundcloud | Bandcamp Pixx – Age of Anxiety SnG album review | buy album | website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube | Soundcloud Jordan Rakei – Wallflower SnG coverage 1 | SnG coverage 2 | buy album | website | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube | Soundcloud … Continue reading Best Albums of 2017, part 4

Admittedly, if it weren’t for the remix of the title track from Dan Kye, I would have completely missed Wallflower by Jordan Rakei. I’m glad I finally gave it a listen, several months after it dropped on Ninja Tune, because it is a record swelling with joy. The production is clean but not overwhelming, cycling between feeling intimate and energetic as the album wears on.  … Continue reading