Izzy’s Two Sound Cents

SONG OF THE DAY: TARYN Sheds Old Skin on “Brand New”

Indie pop singer-songwriter TARYN just dropped her first single of the decade, “Brand New,” a hauntingly melodic song about letting go of the past. The song opens with percussive finger clicks and TARYN chanting the refrain with an ethereal Norah Jones-y cadence: “Wash my mouth of all the little things/Clean it out, and begin again, […]

Anika Re-Emerges with “Change:” Review

Berlin-based artist and political-journalist-turned-indie-icon Annika Henderson has finally come out with her long-awaited sophomore album after an eleven-year hiatus. Her eponymous 2010 album was comprised of dub and minimal wave reinterpretations of classic folk rock tunes by the likes of Bob Dylan, the Kinks, and Yoko Ono, with instrumentals that bonded like a magnet to […]


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Hello loves! I’m Izzy. I am an introverted writer, baby queer, and professional loudmouth located in New York City. I have a lot of time on my hands and a lot of noise in my head. This is a personal blog where I share my ideas and opinions on queer representation in music and pop culture, and review my favorite musicians.

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