Selena Gomez & The Scene
When The Sun Goes Down
Sounds Like: Some tweens are content to sit on the laurels of their multi-million dollar television and film empire; some also churn out pop records year after year.
Free Association: “Who Says” is adorable; totes better than Bieber radio schlock—BURN.
For Fans Of: Taylor Momsen, Hilary Duff, Miley Cyrus, Disney lust, teen girl power.
Sounds Like: Second LP of heady and haunting electro from Denver’s Travis Egedy, perfect for raving out in the Colorado loft he owns called (no lie) Rhinoceropolis.
Free Association: The man’s got a healthy ear for a well-placed and subtle sample.
For Fans Of: PW expat Mookie Singerman, Neon Indian, Delorean, hallucinogens.
Sounds Like: Former Philadelphian Dayve Hawk is bursting with chill vibes that’ll wash over you with his new collection of dreamy, groove-heavy bedroom jamz.
Free Association: Remember when Air used to be as charmingly weird and trippy?
For Fans Of: How To Dress Well, Toro y Moi, lo-fi space rock, stoner soundtracks.
PW's Music Issue 2014