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Tyler Damara Kelly

Tyler Kelly is a music and culture writer for the likes of The Line of Best Fit and The Forty-Five. Starting out on the Times Culture desk, Tyler is also a musician and plays bass in duo Human Interest and has toured with Bimini.

45s of the week: HotWax, Addison Rae, Cherry Glazerr and more!

HotWax – 'Drop' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6AKmDNgxpY The explosive new single ‘Drop’ marks HotWax’s first new music since the release of their acclaimed debut EP ‘A Thousand Times’....
Peggy Gou 2023

45s of the Week: Doja Cat, Peggy Gou, Chai and more!

Doja Cat – 'Attention' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=agXQQDasq0U The queen of trolling has finally returned with new music after months of teasing her fans. ‘Attention’ is her first official...
The Japanese House

45s of the Week: Lana Del Rey, The Japanese House, Kesha and more!

Anne Marie feat Shania Twain – 'UNHEALTHY'  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WrSQ2P4fep8 “My father says I should run away/but he don’t know that I just don’t know how,” Anne Marie...
The Last Dinner Party

45s of the Week: The Last Dinner Party, Arlo Parks, Bully and more!

Arlo Parks – 'Blades' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OwkkBVQB_3U&t=143s Arlo Parks is the kind of artist that normally hits you in the feels, and leaves you feeling wistful. On the...
Sabrina Carpenter

45s of the week: Lana Del Rey, Sabrina Carpenter, Art School Girlfriend and more!

Sabrina Carpenter - 'Feather' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=asew9BF1wdw Actress and singer/songwriter Sabrina Carpenter hits the nail on the head of what makes a good pop song, in ‘Feather’. Heartbreak...

45s of the week: DYLAN, Gracie Abrams, Cassyette and more!

DYLAN - 'Every Heart But Mine' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qf2MwHlwogg We’re living in an era where female empowerment is at an all-time high and the charts are dominated with...
Arlo Parks

45s of the week: Arlo Parks, Softcult, Biig Piig and more

Arlo Parks - 'Weightless' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zb9X_unuqo Nobody does longing and heartbreak quite like Arlo Parks. The 2021 Brit Awards Breakthrough Artist winner is a magician with words,...
Little Simz

45s of the week: Little Simz, FLO, Gretel Hänlyn and more!

FLO – 'Losing You' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tYKM6CTfS5o If being alone during cuffing season has made you wistfully reflect on the times you had a significant other, BRITS Rising...
Dry Cleaning New Long Leg review

Dry Cleaning – ‘Stumpwork’ review: astute post-punk commentary on the mundanity of everyday life

Compared to their first releases ‘Sweet Princess EP’ and ‘Boundary Road Snacks and Drinks EP’, Dry Cleaning’s debut album ‘New Long Leg’ felt like...
Biig Piig

45s of the week: Biig Piig, Taylor Swift, Kimbra and more!

Biig Piig – 'This Is What They Meant' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aMBq1Cw6rNk Certain songs make you reminisce about running around the city late at night in a state of...