Hercules & Love Affair: The Feast Of The Broken Heart

A bounty of album drops in the music we tweeted this week

The summer months are all about throwing on a dance record and letting the party take on a life of its own. Andy Butler’s Hercules & Love Affair features a rotating cast of collaborators with one thing in common: consistently dropping solid, party-ready disco albums. Their latest release, The Feast Of The Broken Heart, comfortably situates itself among the alternative sub-genres born out ’70s disco. …

Mariah Carey: Me. I Am Mariah… The Elusive Chanteuse

A bounty of album drops in the music we tweeted this week

An album from legendary songstress Mariah Carey, with her golden voice and uncontested upper-octave range, is always welcome. But as devout Mimi fans know, the latter years of her career have often been filled with a little too much glitter. The diva supreme is back though with Me. I Am Mariah… The Elusive Chanteuse, which features a slew of songs that are downright catchy. “#Beautiful” …

Ben Frost: Aurora

A bounty of album drops in the music we tweeted this week

Australian-born, Reykjavík-based film composer and producer Ben Frost has released a highly anticipated fifth solo album called A U R O R A, which delivers an intense 40 minutes of experimental electronic sounds that reflect both his musical talents and time spent being mentored by Brian Eno. But most of all the album channels Frost’s time in the DR Congo with photographer Richard Mosse, for …