Prospero examines the influence of music blogs on Lana Del Rey's emergence. Nothing illustrates the conflict between the power and influence of the blogs and their romantic notions of an indie music work ethic better than the Lana Del Rey...
Visit Indie Shuffle to download. Song: Lana Del Rey - Hollywood [download here] What's so good? Yesterday a new EP from Lana Del Rey leaked to the internet. While blogs were initially picking up the slow jam “Black Beauty,” a quick ... Read Post
When it comes to enjoying the music of Lana Del Rey, I’ve never been happier to be an ex-music journalist. I don’t have to overthink her place in society, what it means that she was pitched as “indie” but turned out to have been a c... Read Post
At the very least, Lana Del Rey’s debut record, Born To Die, had singles. Despite the chaotic mess of influences and halfhearted neo-noir aesthetic, the album boasted a handful of tunes that deftly explored the line between indie au... Read Post