The best albums are much more than a collection of stand out songs. Like anything successful, a great album finds multiple parts coming together as one; accomplishing moods, textures, and developments not possible by any one singular piece. The best albums force you to take a step back, to not only look at each moment […]
2011 started a new decade with a bang. The year saw tragedies strike major populations, dictators overthrown, “occupy” redefined, and the casually pepper spray everything cop. As far as music goes, a lot happened too – pop became even more influenced by electronic, helping Adele sound that much better than her Top 40 contemporaries. Dubstep […]
You should have seen the deliberation room after we finished the lists. Papers scattered across the floor, blood and coffee stains on the carpet, I think at one point Kenny threw his laptop at Stuart (it just barely missed). But it makes sense, because each one of us are so passionate about the music we […]
This is Halloween, everybody make a scene Trick or treat till the neighbors gonna die of fright It’s our town, everybody scream In this town of Halloween -Jack Skeleton Enjoy our batch of tunes ranging from the dark and eerie, to the strange and scary. Have a great Halloween weekend!
Since the 2004 release of Real Gone, Tom Waits has left his fans anxiously awaiting a new record. 2006 marked the release of a 3-disc compilation of scattered tracks, “stuff that didn’t fit on a record, things I recorded in the garage with kids. Oddball things, orphaned tunes.” In 2008, the Glitter and Doom Tour’s constellation […]