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Tunes: Beyoncé – 4 review

By Sarah Hoyles YegNews.com Artist: Beyoncé (aka Beyoncé Giselle Knowles) Album: 4 (her fourth studio album) Release Date:  June 28, 2011 Label: Parkwood Entertainment/Columbia Hometown: Born and raised in Houston, TX, USA Sounds like: The self-assured pipes of Aretha Franklin, with synthesized music circa the late 80s and 90s with the lyrical content of her [...]

By Sarah Hoyles YegNews.com Artist: Thievery Corporation (aka Eric Hilton and Rob Garza) Album: Culture Of Fear (sixth studio album) Release Date: June 28, 2011 Label: ESL Music Hometown: Washington, D.C., USA Sounds like: Components of Bob Dylan social commentary, minced with the Gorillaz-brand of electronic funk topped with an atmospheric film soundtrack. Oddities: Hilton [...]

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By Sarah Hoyles Artist: Liam Finn Album: FOMO (stands for Fear Of Missing Out) Release Date: June 21, 2011 Label: Yep Rock Records Hometown: Born in Melbourne, Australia but moved to Auckland, New Zealand as a kid. Sounds like: The melodic ways of Death Cab for Cutie and Sloan mixed with Paul Simon’s quirky, poppy [...]

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