Posts tagged ‘Soft Streak’

March 29, 2021

Play Listy For Me – Indie Pop Volume 3

Play Listy For Me is our column where we share with you all the music we recently talked about in a genre blocked playlist, plus extra bonus songs.

We get a lot of top notch indie pop sent our way, and so it is our duty to share it with you now in a segment we call Top of the Pops uhhh, I mean Play Listy For Me – Indie Pop Volume 3.

February 18, 2021

The B-Side: Soft Streak

One of the cool things about hearing all this new music all the time, is how our brain connects the new with our storied musical consumption of days gone by. Take for example, “Never Call” by Soft Streak, a song that from first listen gave us serious Alison Moyet vibes. I mean, Soft Streak’s vocalist doesn’t sound that much like Moyet and production wise this is a far cry from Yazoo or Moyet’s solo work. But that’s what we keep coming back to. Big Moyet Vibes. Perhaps it’s the effortless vocals that give us a melody that glides and dives and rises in all the right ways or perhaps it’s that the song works in that realm of specifically hopeful longing Moyet was known for. Either way it feels as familiar and comfortable as a recently unearthed favorite oversized sweater,

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