Marlene Ji Nilsson Pure Shores Fantasy

Pure Shores' "Fantasy" Is a Huge Horny-in-Quarantine Mood

"Living life on my own, I'm stuck here on my couch / See the world through my phone, when will I ever get out?" Pure Shores: not just a legendary All Saints song, but also the name of one of my favorite Swedish singer-songwriter duos. If you've been lurking 'round these parts for a certain amount…


The Top 60 Songs of 2018

The year is almost over, and I still loathe lists. In fact, I sat down to do this about seven times and simply couldn't do it. So...I won't. And you can't make me! Instead, I'm choosing to take you through a very cool, urban and interesting journey through my favorite songs of the year in no real…


'Ear Candy': Marlene & Ji Nilsson Provide a Dreamy, Summery Dance-Pop Treat

As far as I'm concerned, Marlene has never once led us astray. From 2013's "Bon Voyage" all the way up to "Next To Me" - objectively one of the best songs of 2017 - the under-the-radar Swedish Dream's served up sumptuous pop for years. She doesn't come 'round that often, but whenever she does,…