Alessia Cara – “Super Rich Kids”

Alessia Cara

Alessia Cara has been known to cover Frank Ocean songs a lot. She’s already covered “Ivy” from Blonde this year, but she really has an affinity for what she calls “classic” Frank Ocean: Last month she covered “Swim Good” from Nostalgia, Ultra, and today she did Channel Orange’s “Super Rich…

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La Llorona – Mariachi Flor De Toloache

La Llorona

Mariachi Flor de Toloache is a diverse, bilingual, all-woman band that fuses traditional mariachi music with jazz, blues and other forms of Latin American music. (For the non-Spanish-speaking crowd, flor de toloache means “toloache flower,” a Mexican medicinal plant often associated with magic and brujeria, or healing. It’s known to…

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Music Recommendation: Dungen – Achmed flyger

Achmed flyger album poster

Adventurous Swedish psych-rockers Dungen are returning in a few weeks with Häxan, their first fully instrumental album. We’ve already heard skittering new track “Jakten genom skogen,” and now they’ve shared a jazzy pastoral odyssey entitled “Achmed flyger,” which comes along with a suitably retro-trippy music video featuring lots of warped…

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