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Joey Bada$$ covers Prince for Triple J’s ‘Like A Version’

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Joey Bada$$ took a leap of faith when he decided to reinterpret Prince’s iconic 1984 track ‘When Doves Cry.’ Recorded for triple j’s “Like A Version” this morning, Joey puts his own spin on the ’80s hit with ‘When Thugs Cry,’ adding new verses accompanied by the Purple Rain artist’s legendary hook.

Louis Baker Captivated Sydney with an Intimate Performance

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Last Tuesday evening, we knew we were in for a special treat when we found out Louis Baker was in town.

Charming, polite and all-round-nice guy, Baker performed a relaxed solo set which allowed for his soulful tones to really shine.

Playing at the intimate venue of Lazybones Lounge, Louis Baker allowed us into his world. Won’t you come along with us?

Lianne La Havas Knows ‘What You Don’t Do’

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If you aren’t already doing so, you should be listening to the music of Lianne La Havas.

The return of the singer-songwriter from the UK gathers pace ahead of the July 31st release of her eagerly anticipated second album ‘Blood’.

And her new single is absolutely infectious.
Just listen.

Record Review: Andy Allo – Superconductor

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Unlike the title of her first album, Andy Allo’s songwriting is refreshing and is so needed in music right now.

With her new record, “Superconductor”, her voice is sweet, soft and sultry with an edge, but her lyrics and songwriting skills are what really shine.

Not bad for Prince’s protégé.

Andy Allo: People Pleaser

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Andy Allo emerges with the long-awaited visual for ‘People Pleaser’, the super funky number that is to usher in the arrival of her second album, “Superconductor”.

Elements of Prince are obviously present in this mix of saxophones, trombones and bass licks, all done with pristine precision and spunk by the New Power Generation crew who backs Allo up in a sound that makes you want to get up and dance!