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Ever since I was in middle school, I knew I was something of an old soul.
The name conjures a bygone era of gambling and glamour, a time when tuxedoed gentlemen and elaborately gowned ladies mingled against a backdrop of high-stakes roulette and baccarat, where determined racers took deadly curves at impossible speeds.
Buy Album Forget Tay Tay’s #Squad; PMJ has been building their multi-talented family since the beginning, and ‘Squad Goals’ shows off their dazzling range.
Backed by a lush string section, Morgan James turns Aerosmith’s “Dream On” into a heart-wrenching torch song and Haley Reinhart returns with an elegant orchestral pop rendition of Soundgarden’s “Black Hole Sun.” Puddles Pity Party, the Sad Clown with the Golden Voice, croons Twenty One Pilots’ “Stressed Out” while Melinda Doolittle adds some low-down blues to Britney’s “Toxic.” Buy Album ‘PMJ and Chill’ brings Bradlee and company back to the present day (well, as much as possible for this retro-by- nature crew) with a sweet soul cover of Adele’s ubiquitous “Hello,” a jolt of infectious Motown energy on Justin Bieber’s “Sorry,” and a vintage “Hotline Bling” with Cristina Gatti singing about technology that was decades in the future when such velvety jazz tones were last in fashion.
Finally, Nicole Atkins helps the group bid a bittersweet farewell to rock icon David Bowie with a tender “Heroes” that reappeared in a Heineken anti-drunk driving PSA.
Buy Album PMJ rang in the new year of 2017 by looking back at the last few decades of popular song (and looking back even further still from there) on ’33 Resolutions Per Minute’, which features some of the biggest hits of the ‘80s, ‘90s and ‘00s re-imagined through Bradlee’s time-twisting lens.
James Bond went undercover there twice, and Cary Grant romanced the future Princess Grace as Alfred Hitchcock looked on.