Album

Former Fifth Harmony vocalist breaks away for studio release

Cabello sings solo, turns away from famous pop girl group on debut album

ArtsEtc

Fall Out Boy’s ‘Mania’ disappointing for loyal fans, poor transition into pop genre

Lack of authenticity with hints of old sound, boy band not changing for the better

Music

Niall Horan delivers soft, easy listening sounds on first solo album

Echoes of One Direction can be heard in some ballads

Reel Sounds

Reel Sounds: ‘Get Low: Third time’s the charm?

One Direction’s Liam Payne pays homage to his boyband days in third music video with DJ and music producer Zedd for their single 'Get Low'

Reel Sounds

Reel Sounds: Psychedelic colors make ‘Hard Times’ look fun in Paramore’s latest video

The tune comes off the band's upcoming album, which is to be released in full May 12

Music

Music and SpongeBob is all this new Madison band needed for success

'All hail the magic conch'

Music

Circa Waves replaces youthful, carefree sound with one more serious in sophomore album

Liverpool-based band applies darker instrumentation, intense lyrics

Herald

Sondre Lerche innovates sound to produce an eighth album of pop genius

Pop mastermind channels synthesized '80s inspired sound in latest release

Music

The Growlers to bring ‘Beach Goth’ vibes to Madison

Band goes with the flow, enjoys inspiration from authentic experiences

Music

Aaron Carter’s latest EP, new sound is, at best, subpar

Rating: 2/5