THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD: KAYMAC

Ye faithful editor is back to regale you, dear PoPster, with his latest shenanigans in the world of popular (sic) music. KayMac. Something new, something old. This is the moniker I will be using for the electronic art-pop instrumental music I will be making for the rest of my life. Continue Reading

ALBUM REVIEW: OLD DISORDER IS THE KEY TO NEW ORDER INVIGORATION.

Does life have to make sense? Does music need to feel complete? Or is it the inherent contradictions that make music the life-affirming force it can be? Did anyone expect a new New Order album? Hooky out, Gillian back? In case you are not keeping score, Hooky (bassist Peter Hook) Continue Reading

LOVE X STEREO: WE LOVE WE LEAVE, PART 1 – A NEW LEASE ON LIFE FOR 2015

Last June, we did an interview with Annie Ko, frontperson of Korean indie electro-rock trio Love X Stereo. Well, the group is now a duo consisting of Annie and Toby Hwang and is ready for the new year with a new EP, consisting of new material and re-recorded favourites. Part 1 of Continue Reading