The best music made in lockdown

Given that we are now seemingly living in a perpetual state of lockdown (shout out to the tier 3 gang), I thought I would reflect on some of my favourite lockdown music drops. At least there’s some good to come out of all this chaos! Drop 6 – Little Simz This five-song mixtape encapsulates lockdown…

Nostalgia and reflection in Taylor Swift’s folklore

folklore was a surprise drop from Taylor Swift, full of breathy vocals, developed stories, an unusual downtempo and subdued production by Aaron Dessner. The result is an atmospheric, contemplative album that shows Swift’s maturity and superbly honed songwriting skills. Many have compared the more minimalist indie sound with 2012 era Swift, who created the moody Red and folksy features with…