Soulful and powerful but oddly blunt “You went and fucked him on the first date” is a strong opener to ‘Without My Heart’, and a bold move. The first line is always prominent so by using it so bluntly, Lucky may have alienated an awful lot of airplay in the space of nine words.
Emo’s festering remains, revived… sadly & badly. Sounds like: The ghost of Emo past Listen to: ‘Lucky’ The golden age of emo may have passed, but that doesn’t stop Pretend Happy from harnessing the sound on their recent ‘Mood Swings’ EP. Unfortunately, unlike artists spearheading a 80’s-electro revival, some genres are better left untouched. With emo being a genre that was media-dubbed in the first place, the alternative music scene has just moved on and left that period behind. So […]