Lykke Li: I Never Learn

Lykke Li's debut, Wounded Rhymes, often wasted her enchanting voice on vapid pop songs, but had plenty of strong, stunningly eccentric arrangements and eerily sparse ballads to make up for its uptempo weaknesses. Unfortunately, her sophomore album, I Never Learn, seems to suffer from the opposite affliction - an overabundance of lifeless, melancholy tracks. I... Continue Reading →

Lykke Li: New Song!

Lykke Li has released another new song, "No Rest for the Wicked," from her upcoming sophomore album. I Never Learn will be released on May 5th. Pre-Order @ Amazon (Available 5/5/14)

Lykke Li: New Video!

As we announced last week, Lykke Li will release her sophomore album, I Never Learn, on May 5th. The video for the haunting first single, "Love Me Like I'm Not Made of Stone," is out... Pre-Order @ Amazon (Available 5/5/14)

Muruch’s Top 25 Albums of 2011

This year's top album list pretty much assembled itself throughout the year. The top 4 in particular are albums I expect to continue to listening to over and over for years to come. Click on the album titles to read the full reviews, purchase the albums, and, in some cases, download mp3s… Muruch’s Top 25... Continue Reading →

Lykke Li: Wounded Rhymes

I had dismissed Swedish pop singer Lykke Li months ago as a pretty voice wasted on vapid pop songs (much like Lady Gaga) after being sent one of her more grating mp3s. But I liked her voice enough to give her sophomore album, Wounded Rhymes, another try recently and was surprised to find I really... Continue Reading →

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