Aviary

Thanks to the rise of streaming services like Spotify and independent music platforms like Bandcamp and Soundcloud, it’s easier than ever for artists to publish their music, which allows young musicians to share their ideas with the world. Some of ...

Julia Holter’s “Aviary” is one of the most grandiose and densely packed pop albums in recent memory, with the instrumental power of a full orchestra lending to its sprawling soundscapes. Holter rejects any and all conceivable pop cliches on this ...