Written for Kurrent Music
Published October 14th 2015
While writing this, I’m looking out my window at gloomy fall day filled with rain. The heater is up and I’m pretty bummed that I don’t have any chocolate in the house ‘cos a hot chocolate would sure make this day feel better. Reality sinks in, winter is coming.
But, this winter, there’s so much to look forward to. Ofcourse Christmas is always a fun time and I do get into it, but this year there’s a Kylie Minogue Christmas album coming out, which has sparked the holiday feeling a little earlier than usual with me.
After her great work with Giorgio Moroder and a second EP with Garibay (like fellow Kurrent blogger Somad had noticed too), it seemed the pop princess had, again, switched to the more serious electronic music. Her least commercially successful era of her career was while being signed to dance label Deconstruction and exploring both electronic, house and even some alternative rock sounds.