HAIM announces Sister, Sister, Sister Tour

HAIM has something to tell us. Last Thursday, the Haim sisters – Este, Danielle, and Alana – announced the Sister, Sister, Sister Tour. They are hitting the center stage to debut their new album, Something to Tell You and will be joined by special guest Minneapolis native rapper Lizzo. Their announcement had us fixed to our seats…

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Music 101: Switched on Pop

Listen to Learn. This past week one of my design classmates sent me a link to the podcast, Switched on Pop.  The pop focused podcast breaks down music and how artists structure their songs. The two masterminds behind the podcast, Nate Sloan and Charlie Harding, were close friends in college and now record their sessions…

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Valentine’s Day Vibes

Here at Playback we love to celebrate all the holidays but took an interest in creating a Valentine’s Day playlist for our lovely followers! So we decided to start a playlist full of love songs with just a few IDGAF anthems (which I personally love, thank you Dua Lipa). If you want to jam out…

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Long Live The King.

“I fight the world, I fight you, I fight myself” The newest single for the highly anticipated Marvel’s Black Panther soundtrack has dropped! The track “Pray For Me” features The Weeknd and Kendrick Lamar describing an introspective conversation by the titular character in the film. Listen below:   The premise of the film concerns the character, Black Panther,…

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3rd Time’s the Charm

Justin Timberlake has released 3 singles in anticipation for his Man Of The Woods album. The first single “Filthy” was an expected JT bop and a sound that we’ve come to know from him. It’s this 3rd single that has our attention due to the sonically different direction.   The video drives the message that…

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Artist To Know: Billie Eilish

“Smiling makes me feel weak and small.” The rising 16 year old singer’s EP is appropriately named dont smile at me. The moody set of 9 songs is full of strong lyrics and harsh words disguised by catchy beats and floating falsetto. Stand out lyrics: “Call me calloused, call me cold/You’re italic, I’m in bold” –…

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Kelly’s Meaning of Life

“In life, we need a connection.” This past October Kelly Clarkson dropped her eighth studio album Meaning Of Life. The album art features Kelly shouting or most likely singing with joy. This is the album, she stated, that she has always wanted to make. After 15 years she has finally completed her American Idol contract…

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