Raconte-Moi Une Histoire – M83

We've been fairly M83 heavy here recently, for which I make no apologies. Yesterday we took you for a spin to the eery Midnight City and well, things are about to get even eerier. Ranconte-Moi Une Histoire, like most of M83's work, takes you on a journey from beginning to end. In French. It walks on a thin line between delicate and creepy, and ends up pretty transcendental. … [Read more...]

Midnight City – The White Panda (M83 & Kanye West)

M83's HurryUp,We'reDreaming was one of the my favourite albums of the last year and Midnight City was its stand-out track. I've been fairly reliably informed that it's been featured a few times on Made In Chelsea, which, you know, fine. Here's a neat The White Panda remix with Kanye West. It's a pretty perfect tune for kicking back after a day of school/work/being … [Read more...]

The Can You Hear This Countdown: Album of the Year

Ho, ho, ho. Welcome to the second installment of the Can You Hear This Countdown (we're going to work on a better name for next year but as I am editing this at 2:00 am that's what you're getting- Merry Christmas.) We're moving on from single of the year to album of the year now. Since I started writing for Can You Hear This, I've noticed how much more I listen to albums as a … [Read more...]

10 Things I Love About Pop: Week 3

Last week's 10 TILAP was rather X Factor-heavy. To which I say 'No problem!'/'I'm sorry' depending on your view of television shows that think The U.S vs. The U.K is an actual theme. Anyway, lots of other things happened in the world of popular music this week, hard as it is to imagine anything outside the world of SyCo entertainment. After the jump we have Florence + The … [Read more...]

Midnight City – M83

French musician and dream pop guru Anthony Gonzalez (stage name M83) just yesterday released the single Midnight City from his upcoming album Hurry Up, We're Dreaming. M83 (named after a galaxy. Can't get much cooler) look set to tour the United States in October to promote the new album. Take a listen to this beauty: How's that for awesome? M83 is, in my opinion, one of … [Read more...]