- June 10th, 2011
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The buzz caused by “Dance Without You” is still spreading, with people posting their thoughts on Ms. Grey‘s first solo offering, and what it means to the current state of music – check out two more reviews below!
Will Skylar Grey Destroy Pop Music? | Elliot Morgan ::
“….a storm’s a-brewing….Fortunately for all of us, the coming of the Grey is nigh….“Dance Without You” is a symbol of where pop music should go. Clocking in at less than three minutes, the song lacks a lot of things: pretension, shock factor, and glitter. What is does have is soul, a hook, and if I’m not mistaken, a message….I hope Skylar Grey destroys pop as we know it. If nothing else, at least she’s rescued dance….”
Skylar Grey, New Song “Dance Without You” | MTV Buzzworthy ::
“….Skylar’s own music leans a little more toward the harder side of ’90s female alt-rockers….with a stormy industrial vibe, the song begins with a syncopated, unadorned staccato beat-box track, which ultimately serves as an excellent precursor to Skylar’s signature ethereal vocals….and just because this song isn’t pure pop doesn’t mean that Skylar’s pop sensibilities as a writer didn’t kick in. Skylar delivers a MAD hooky chorus….a chorus that we’re sure will make quite an impact on radio, as well as in our heads, considering it’s been stuck there since our first listen….”
GlobalGrind has also just released an exclusive Skylar Grey interview that they conducted just before “Dance Without You”‘s release earlier this week, and you can read the 5-part interview by clicking the logo below.
Exclusive Interview – Outdoor Bathrooms, Chopping Wood, and Lying | GlobalGrind ::
“….Now that songwriter/singer Skylar Grey is no longer in the backdrop, we all want to know why it took so long for her to get in the limelight….with the recent release of her single “Dance Without You,“ there’s no doubt that Skylar is a breath of fresh air to the hip-pop scene….”
Finally, check out this ‘New Singles’ mention of “Dance Without You” from Entertainment Weekly – click the photo to view full-size!
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