Lorde’s ‘Green Light’ Sated Juliana Hatfield’s Undying Sweet Tooth
‘Lorde is young enough to be my daughter and I am old enough to be her mother, but I want to learn what she knows.’
I might’ve encountered little bits of “Royals” in passing while flipping through the radio dial, but the song never grabbed me, so I never stopped to listen to the whole thing; what I heard sounded kind of cold, empty, sparse. I loved what the song seemed to be saying, but I didn’t like the production. So her new single, “Green Light,” is my first proper introduction to Lorde and, regardless of how the current Lorde compares to the original Lorde, I am really pleased to finally meet her...
Read Juliana's entire Talkhouse piece about Lorde's 'Green Light' here.