Music, Music Review

Girls’ Generation: ‘Holiday Night’ – Album Review

Released: August 4, 2017 (SM Entertainment) South Korea's finest export, Girls' Generation, have surprised the K-pop world with the release of their sixth studio album Holiday Night. And it looks like the girls are going back to the disco and funk rhythms they first adopted on their previous effort, Lion Heart. Damn, even though Lion Heart was released… Continue reading Girls’ Generation: ‘Holiday Night’ – Album Review

Music, Music Review

Ayumi Hamasaki: ‘M(A)DE IN JAPAN’ – Album Review

Released: June 29, 2016 (Avex Trax) So back last year, Ayumi Hamasaki—the queen of J-pop, so to speak—released her 17th studio album Made in Japan... without any hype or announcement... or musical teasers... aka, she's trying something different for once (in terms of promotion, thank god...). But for me, it wasn't a so-called surprise release because...… Continue reading Ayumi Hamasaki: ‘M(A)DE IN JAPAN’ – Album Review