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Album reviews


Album reviews

Seabellies

Seabellies

Fever Belle Permanent Records Follow-up albums are notoriously difficult territory for bands – with the […]

November 5, 2013 ×

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Various Artists: Crucible – The Songs Of Hunters & Collectors

Various Artists: Crucible – The Songs Of Hunters & Collectors

Crucible – The Songs Of Hunters & Collectors Liberation Music   With an AFL Grand Final […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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Speedy Ortiz

Speedy Ortiz

Major Arcana Carpark ‘And you picked a virgin over me!’ goes the hook to Plough […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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Shining Bird

Shining Bird

Leisure Coast Spunk Any band that has got together over a shared passion for Denis […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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Korn

Korn

The Paradigm Shift Prospect Park/Caroline In spite of themselves and even the new album’s title, […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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Joan Jett And The Blackhearts

Joan Jett And The Blackhearts

Unvarnished Liberator Music/Blackheart Records From the opening bubblegum hook and power chords of Any Weather […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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james Ferraro

james Ferraro

Hell, NYC 3am Hippos In Tanks It takes all of eight seconds for James Ferraro […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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The Future Bible Heroes

The Future Bible Heroes

Partygoing Merge Tin Pan Alley will never die. It just gets reincarnated, and the extant […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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Eleanor Friedberger

Eleanor Friedberger

Personal Record Merge Records Eleanor Friedberger has one of the better surnames going around and […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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Avenged Sevenfold

Avenged Sevenfold

Hail To The King Warner Bros Hail To The King is what happens when a […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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A Skylit Drive

A Skylit Drive

Rise Tragic Hero Records High-pitched vocals, heavy beats, fast melodies? A first listen of A […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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Alice In Chains

Alice In Chains

The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here Capitol In the sexually frustrated, Cobain-emulating days of my youth, Alice […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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AFI

AFI

Burials Republic Records It’s been four years since AFI’s last album, Crash Love, and boy […]

October 29, 2013 ×

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John Legend

John Legend

Love In The Future Columbia Simple and sophisticated, heartfelt and feel-good, Love In The Future […]

October 23, 2013 ×

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Body/Head

Body/Head

Coming Apart  Matador I’m having a nightmare, and Kim Gordon is in it. She’s whispering […]

October 23, 2013 ×