Single Review: Rae Morris – Atletico

Rae Morris’s reinvention was one of the most exciting pop comebacks of the year. With ‘Atletico’ she drops another tune and a half! Continue reading

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The best pop singles of 2015

2015 has been a great year for popular music! We saw a lot of amazing artists come back and new talents making their way to the top. It’s that time of the year again where we decide what were the best pop moments in 2015. This is A Bit of Pop Music’s Top 50 of Best Singles of the Year where we go from The Weeknd to Jess Glynne and Adele to Justin Bieber! Continue reading

The Best Pop Albums of 2015

2015 has been a great year for popular music! We saw a lot of amazing artists come back and new talents making their way to the top. It’s that time of the year again where we decide what were the … Continue reading

‘A Bit of a Dilemma’ with Rae Morris

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As an artist in the music industry, your career often is defined by the choices you make along the way. Some are easy, some are quite hard. When interviewing musicians, I like to challenge them a bit with some tough dilemmas. I name two terms (cities, persons, situations, you name it) and they can only choose one. Of course they have to explain shortly why they choose what they choose. First up: British singer-songwriter Rae Morris, who released her debut album Unguarded earlier this year with the hit single ‘Under the Shadows’.

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Interview Rae Morris: ‘I’m always asking questions and looking for a deeper meaning when writing’

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Rae Morris is a rising star in Britain. The singer-songwriter from Blackpool has been working her way up in the music industry for a few years now with the release of a few EP’s, but in 2015 she finally released her first album Unguarded. Rae describes this record as her diary, because of the many personal stories she shares. A summer full of British festivals is waiting, but in April she toured in the Netherlands as part of the Songbird Sessions where several singer-songwriters performed all over the country. I spoke with her about the recent success, the making of her record and her future as an artist.

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Gig Review: Songbird Sessions with Rae Morris, Jon Allen, Andreas Moe and Roo Panes

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Songbird Festival hosts an evening full of talented singer-songwriters in Amsterdam
Every year, Songird Festival organizes a weekend full of talented singer-songwriters in Amsterdam. With the Songbird Sessions concept, a few of those talented people who once played there, do a little intimate tour in club venues throughout the Netherlands. Last night, they started in de Melkweg in Amsterdam. Jon Allen, Rae Morris, Andreas Moe and Roo Panes all played a set in the capital city. It was an evening full of strong voices and beautiful songs.

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January 2015 in pop music: the best songs

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I haven’t been blogging for a while, but january 2015 has been a great month for pop music. Loads of new releases and quite a few excellent tracks. If you think you missed something, have a look below to see my favorite pop tracks of the month!

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