Arjan Writes

Arjan Timmermans
A newsletter about pop music. Since 2002. Publishes every Saturday.
Created 31 Mar 2020
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #10
    13 Nov 2021 • 7 min read
    👋 Hello, weekend! While we’re enjoying a mini heatwave here in Los Angeles, I’m bringing you the latest greatest in pop in this week’s newsletter. There’s lots to cover this week while we’re eagerly ...
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #9
    06 Nov 2021 • 7 min read
    👋 Oh hey there, weekend! There’s lots of new music and new artists to cover this week. I’m still recovering from Måneskin’s sensational show at The Roxy on Monday that turned me from curious to absol...
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #8
    30 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    👋 Hello, Saturday! It’s Halloween weekend, and there’s plenty of ear candy to share. Halloween is a fun holiday for me because I dress up in a red jacket every day of the year, so this is the season ...
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #7
    23 Oct 2021 • 7 min read
    👋 Hello, Saturday! There’s tons of great new pop out this week that I’m excited to share with you in this newsletter. I will also quickly review all the songs I added to the Office Hours playlist, pl...
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #6
    16 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    👋 Hello, Saturday! It’s another big week for pop with major new releases by Adele, Finneas, and Coldplay. Plus, there’s really exciting new and emerging pop to explore as well. I’ll tell you all you ...
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #5
    09 Oct 2021 • 5 min read
    👋 Hello, Saturday! It’s Libra season, and there was a lot to celebrate this week, including my birthday, new music from Måneskin, the release of AJ Mitchell’s debut album, and, finally, the impending...
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #4
    02 Oct 2021 • 6 min read
    👋 Hello, Saturday! I’m excited to share another newsletter packed with brief music updates, my quick takes on new songs, and early GRAMMY predictions. I’ve been getting into the swing of writing this...
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #3
    25 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    👋 Hi everyone! Welcome to the third issue of my new weekly newsletter about all things new music. Thank you for all the encouragement following last week’s newsletter. It means the world to me! There...
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #2
    18 Sep 2021 • 5 min read
    👋 Hello and welcome to the second issue of my new weekly newsletter! Thank you for all your encouraging and positive feedback following the first issue. It means the world to me. In this week’s newsl...
  • Arjan Writes Newsletter #1
    11 Sep 2021 • 3 min read
    Welcome to my first email newsletter! I’ve blogged since 2001, tweeted since 2006, and Instagrammed since 2011. Now, I plan on writing a regular email to share my passion for new music with you. Subsc...
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