Estelle, ‘All of Me’ (Warner Music/Atlantic)
Release Date: February 28, 2012
Label: Warner Music/Atlantic
Sleeker than Shine, glittery electro-R&B songs ponder love and fame; flash and vanish like a firecracker in July.
Devon Welsh has no interest in small talk. The Montreal-based songwriter, the bug-eyed and baritone half of art-pop duo Majical Cloudz, only seeks out sincere, high-stakes conversations — at least on record, if not in person. Welsh’s lyrics waste no time on pleasantries, on gently acclimating the listener to his preferred topics of discussion, which… More »