Time to Soak into Negoto's Sound

Time to Soak into Negoto's Sound

Soak is the long awaited bath after a hard day's work. It is the calmness after the storm, the rainbow after the raindrops. It is wondrous and colourous in its simplicity. Like the yellows and reds and blues of the cover, this album sweeps you into a tiedye pool of electronic and indie pop.

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Hope on the Beat - Review of j-hope's Hope World

Hope on the Beat - Review of j-hope's Hope World

Hope World is the first mixtape from Jung Hoseok, better known as J-Hope. As a member of the worldwide famous group BTS, there's a lot of pressure and expectations for the 24 year old's first heavily solo-produced mixtape. But the world has spoken.

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"Miles Before Our Sleep" - Winter 2018 Playlist

"Miles Before Our Sleep" - Winter 2018 Playlist

Hello and Welcome to Music Knob. It's been a while. Another year. Another orbit around the biggest star in this solar system. Another 365 days of wandering on this rocky, dusty, wondrous planet of ours. To celebrate the new year, here's a winter playlist to keep you company.

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Million Yen Women is a Netflix Masterpiece

Million Yen Women is a Netflix Masterpiece

Million Yen Woman is the latest Japanese Netflix Original to cross the seas. A tale about five different women and a single man who live together in the same house. They have seemingly never crossed paths in their lives before until one day, five women offer a million yen each month to live with Shin (Yojiro Noda, Vocalist of Radwimps). There are rules in this household and there are rule breakers. This drama is based on a manga and is one the best adaptions to come to life in 2017. It was thrilling, exciting, heart wrenching, funny, and at its very core, a beautiful experience.

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Gonna Hate or Love "wordrobe" by 8utterfly - Album Review

Gonna Hate or Love "wordrobe" by 8utterfly - Album Review

Fukuoka native 8utterfly performed in clubs under the stage name, Koyumi. She quickly changed her name when she had her major debut in 2013 as an Jpop and R&B artist. In 2011, she had two songs ranking in the daily Rekochoku charts which was unheard for two unknown artists at the time. As per her site biography, 8utterfly is known for writing "songs that make you cry". wardrobe is her 6th album, released in July 2017.

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One More Light Flickers Out - A Tribute to Musicians

One More Light Flickers Out - A Tribute to Musicians

As the world discovered today, Chester Bennington passed away at the age of 41. The lead singer of Linkin Park, father of six, friend to many. A lot of artists suffer from mental illness, darkness and demons, problems the general public would never know about. Maybe even the closest of friends and family would never know about. Especially if you are in the spotlight and have a large audience. Can you even begin to imagine what goes behind the curtains, what lies behind those wide eyes, what lives beyond a voice?

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