Hive Five: Our daily listicle of musical musings.
In recent years, indie artists have revived surf music, girl-group pop, ’90s alternative and, in the case of Destroyer and Ariel Pink, Steely Dan-style dad-rock. Here are five other genres we feel are ripe for rediscovery.
2. New Jack Swing
For a moment there, no one was more punk rock than Bobby Brown. Plus, everyone looks good in single-strap overalls.
3. Acid jazz
It would save us the trouble of getting into real jazz or LSD.
We kind of feel like rollerblading again.
There’s a lot of misplaced white middle-class rage, so it’s either this or join the Tea Party.