Röyksopp feat. Robyn
The Girl and the Robot
I've mentioned this track in passing previously, but now I have the album I can mention again just how fucking fantastic this track is. I'm no fan of Robyn's own material, but her vocal on this is just great. A glittering, sky-scraping pop song about a girl sat at home waiting in vain for her workaholic man to remember she exists, this deserves to be a massive hit when it is released as a single in a month or two. As I recall this track is on Spotify, so go listen to it.
Yeah Yeah Yeahs
Talking of belting pop songs, here's another - where Karen O and her band take an unexpected turn into electro-disco glitz and come out the other side sounding even better and more vital than they did before. With this song being the opening track on the album, though…