One-time alt-pop rising star Sky Ferreira put out her critically-acclaimed debut album Night Time, My Time back in 2013, became the opening act for Miley Cyrus Bangerz tour and then took a left turn away from music. A little under six years later, Sky is back to making music again, dropping a new single titled “Downhill Lullaby.”
The song is like something Sky might have experimented with in 2013, though maybe a little more orchestral and a little more consciously artsy. Critics like those at Pitchfork are in love with the song. But it will be interesting to see if the track will ignite spark a light with pop fans who have moved more and more away from the darker goth and alt-type influences one can hear in this single.
You can listen to the track below. Continue Reading →