The “Homemade Dynamite Remix” Sounds Like the House Party You Wish You Were Invited To

By: Kyle Saavedra//   2017 has marked a definitive shift in mainstream music content and consumption. With catchy trap-beats of many modern rap/alternative tracks, mixed with the perfect amount of drugs, alcohol, and sex, soundtracks to kickbacks and house parties have embraced such a culture. As a result, popular artists have recognized the infectious nature …

Lorde’s Melodrama is Alt-Pop Perfection

By: Sarah DeNunzio// The wait is over: Lorde finally dropped her highly anticipated sophomore album, Melodrama, last Friday, June 16th.  It has been four years since Lorde burst into the music scene with her album Pure Heroine at just sixteen years old.  The album spawned hit single, “Royals,” which won two Grammys for Song of the Year and …

Lorde Drops New Single, “Perfect Places”

By: Sarah DeNunzio//   The wait for Lorde’s Melodrama is almost over.  The album drops June 16th, but to tide fans over, Lorde released yet another song from the album entitled “Perfect Places.” She teased the opening lyrics of the song on Twitter a few days before it was released and officially dropped the track last Friday, …

Best Tracks of 2017 (So Far): A Staff Playlist

It’s that time of year: we’re nearly half way through 2017 (???how did that happen???).  To celebrate, the Soundigest team came together to curate a playlist of all our favorite songs from the last few months. Enjoy our staff picks featuring tracks from Lorde, HOMESHAKE, Bleachers, Kendrick Lamar and more. And don’t forget to follow our Spotify page by clicking here!   …

Lorde is Back and Here’s What to Expect

By: Amanda Lee// In 2013, a 16-year-old New Zealand native skyrocketed to fame with an album that took aim at mainstream culture and expressed teen-angst & grievances in the cleverest of ways. She’s laid low since the success of Pure Heroine. In the meantime, she’s collaborated with Disclosure, curated The Hunger Games Soundtrack, and dropped …

Lorde is Back with Game-Changing New Single, ‘Green Light’

By: Jordyn Tilchen// It’s been nearly four years since the release of Pure Heroine and our ears have been desperately yearning for more Lorde ever since. Sure, we had ‘Yellow Flicker Beat’ from The Hunger Games soundtrack to tide us over, but yesterday the New Zealand-bred artist finally answered our prayers with the debut of …