The Fortnights Review

With summer well on the way the Electronic music world is thriving with fresh beats from some of our favourite producers. There has been a whirlwind of high quality releases coming through at the momen... Read More...

Guest Post :: Jamies Bea

Hi there, my name is Jamies Bea, and this is my first article for ‘music is art’. I am approaching this from the P.O.V. as a casual listener of music, viewer of film and studier of the entertainment art... Read More...

Guest Post :: Har-di-Har

While going through old musicisart email archives, I came across a kind letter from musician Andrew Thoreen of the band Har-di-Har. It doesn't happen often but when it does it is so refreshing to stumble upon a... Read More...

Guest Post :: Alan Semerdjian

From New York City, Alan Semerdjian is an indie singer/songwriter, poet, and a public high school English teacher. For over 20 years, he has collaborated with an eclectic group of musicians, films, and genres. ... Read More...
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Days Away Mixtape

    DAYS AWAY: Florida & Ontario come together and it sounds like this... DOWNLOAD FULL ALBUM HERE 1. Prince: Pop Life (Fresh Dance Mix) 2. Adele: Rolling In The Deep (Jamie XX Mix) 3. Crookers & Roisi... Read More...
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Thoughts for Tonight: Organ Morgan

The first refeatured artist since Thoughts for Tonight began is going to be… Organ Morgan. I reviewed his brilliant Avalanches-esque debut, the Cocaine Afternoon E.P. last year. This weekend he was kind enough... Read More...
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Thoughts for Tonight: The Good Natured

The Good Natured a.k.a. Sarah McIntosh is just about to have a remix of one of her electropop songs featured on the latest Kitsune Maison Compilation. Over the Easter holidays she uploaded a Cure cover to her... Read More...
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Thoughts for Tonight: Bonobo

In an interview I read recently with Mount Kimbie they commented on the fact that "electronic music doesn't really lend itself to albums." This, certainly, is something that I feel plagues a lot of electronic... Read More...
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Thoughts for Tonight: Laura Marling

In the two years since Laura Marling released her debut album Alas, I Cannot Swim, the British 'new-folk' scene has slowly passed. The insurgence that came with the likes of Noah and the Whale, Johnny Flynn, ... Read More...
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Thoughts for Tonight: Mount Kimbie

So where have I been? I was wondering if I would still be able to log in or not, but sure enough here I am. Not to bore you with my personal life (for if you wanted that you could read something else) but I m... Read More...
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guest feature :: max vernon

Words by Max Vernon I personally love when music tells a great story, so I try to create portraits of the people I meet. I admit I’m not above writing songs to get back at people who suck (as in the case o... Read More...
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guest feature :: microfilm

Blips Don’t Lie Music & Words by Microfilm LISTEN Water Drops On Burning Rocks (Nine Devices Remix) Teenage Symphonies (Olivia Hussey's Reprise) Matt Mercer: Working on this EP took a bit longer... Read More...
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Thoughts for Tonight: Dizzee Rascal

Throughout his career he has been heralded as a national treasure, he's the single most successful person to bring grime to the mainstream, and last November 4th, famously featured on the BBC's, news and poli... Read More...