Dance, Sex, Funk: Slow Knights Heat Things Up With 'Living In A Dark World'

Back in 2013, Scissor Sisters' own Del Marquis enlisted a troupe of talented singer-songwriters — including Bright Light Bright Light, Xavier and Bridget Barkan — to form a NYC-based collective called Slow Knights and released a record called Cosmos. Two years later, the group's come together for…


Bright Light Bright Light Teams Up With Elton John For "I Wish We Were Leaving"

The last time we heard from Mr. Rod Bright Light Bright Light Thomas, we were treated to his gorgeous cover of the Pet Shops Boys classic "West End Girls" with Ana Matronic — which the Boys themselves endorsed. You know, no big deal or whatever. But that was just a taste of big things to come in…


Premiere: Bright Light Bright Light & Ana Matronic, "West End Girls (Pet Shop Boys Cover)"

This past weekend, I had the pleasure of seeing Mr. Rod Bright Light Bright Light Thomas, Mizz Ana Matronic of the Scissor Sisters and JD Samson & MEN brave the polar vortex and unite for a fantastic showcase at Littlefield in Brooklyn to benefit the Hetrick-Martin Institute, a LGBTQ youth…


Bright Light Bright Light Returns With New EP: Listen to "An Open Heart"

Earlier this year, Rod Thomas — otherwise known as Bright Light Bright Light — put the finishing touches on his brilliant debut Make Me Believe In Hope with the release of "Moves," the last single from the campaign. Now, it's out with the old and in with the new. Today, Bright Light Bright Light…


Bright Light Bright Light, "Moves" (Video Premiere)

Bright Light Bright Light is kicking off the summer season by tying up an era, unveiling the final single off of his fantastic 2012 debut Make Me Believe In Hope (and my personal favorite from the record), "Moves."


MuuMuse Presents: The Top 20 Albums of 2012

Earlier this week, I posted my favorite singles from 2012. And now, it's time for the albums. Unlike last year, 2012 was not a very strong year for mainstream pop acts--at all. Most of the releases from pop's biggest players, including P!nk, Nicki Minaj, One Direction, Christina Aguilera, Ke$ha…


Bright Light Bright Light Unveils '24 Days of Christmas' Bootleg Advent Calendar

It's Christmastime, and Bright Light Bright Light is feeling mighty festive. To celebrate the season, the UK electro-pop prince has unveiled his very own advent calendar: 24 Days of Christmas, a collection of bootlegs he's produced over the past year, bringing his brilliant 2012 record Make Me…


Bright Light Bright Light: "Feel It" (Video Premiere)

I've been waiting for the feeling--and now, I finally feel it! Bright Light Bright Light, née Rod Thomas, is getting ready to release "Feel It," one of my very favorites from his truly brilliant debut Make Me Believe In Hope, on October 29. Earlier today, the talented pop prince released the…


Darren Hayes Gets the Bright Light Bright Light Remix Treatment for "Stupid Mistake"

I love Darren Hayes. I love Bright Light Bright Light (or Rod Thomas, formally speaking.) Imagine my sheer delight, then, when I saw both names listed together earlier this week. INSAHNE. Yes, it's real and actual: As part of the festivities for his 40th birthday last week (happy birthday again,…


Bright Light Bright Light Premieres Lead Single from Upcoming Debut: "Waiting For The Feeling"

After the release of the gorgeous "Love Part II" in 2010 and the utterly brilliant "Disco Moment" back in 2011, London-based synth-pop prince Bright Light Bright Light (née Rod Thomas) is officially kicking off the campaign for his upcoming debut album with his brand new single: "Waiting For The…


Now Playing: Gotye - "Somebody That I Used To Know (feat. Kimbra)" (Bright Light Bright Light Remix)

You know, Gotye's going to have a hard time forgetting about his ex if he keeps up with this whole international chart domination thing. Since the last time I last wrote about the Australian crooner's brilliant "Somebody That I Used To Know (feat. Kimbra)," (along with the equally brilliant 4FRNT…