album reviews

Reviews of albums old and new from iconic artists and up and coming musicians alike.

Rj Mitchell3 months ago
Top 30 Albums of 2018
Wow, what a year overall am I right? From everything in the world to what I can only imagine personally this year has been a roller coaster for a ton of people! I will say musically it has been a craz...
Grace Lynch3 months ago
Album of 2018: 'LM5'
As someone who appreciates music from all genres, my opinion on music is varied. Dark Side of the Moon by Pink Floyd is the album I consider to be the best of all time; however my personal favourite a...
Yvonne Glasgow3 months ago
EveningShade’s 'Impulses'
James Pinkstone, aka EveningShade, is an Atlanta-based electronic composer with a passion for horror flicks reflected within his songs. While some of the tunes from EveningShade will have you nostalgi...
Ljubinko Zivkovic3 months ago
Ben LaMar Gay - 'Benjamin e Edinho'
Ben LaMar Gay has been a continuous presence on the Chicago music scene for years now, he is a member of the prominent AACM (The Association of the Advancement of Creative Musicians) and he has been c...
George Gomez3 months ago
Late Review: 'Swimming'
"My regrets look just like texts I shouldn't send." From the very first line that comes out to the last beat you hear, Mac Miller commands your attention on 2018's album Swimming. With a mix of jazz-i...
Nathan Sartain3 months ago
Day6 - ‘Remember Us: Youth Part 2’ Review
As we approach the end of another year, the final few releases flood in, with numerous artists wanting to go out with a bang, or just sit alongside Michael Buble’s Christmas album on the shelf for a l...
Alex McCudden3 months ago
My Favorite Music Releases of 2018
Hiya! As we come up to the end of the year I thought I’d share a list of my favourite music releases of 2018. It’s been a weird year musically for me, I’ve fallen out of love with guitar music countle...
Rj Mitchell3 months ago
Realm of Wolves—'Oblivion'
Formed early in 2018, Realm of Wolves was formed in almost a supergroup fashion by the members of vvilderness, Silent Island and other projects in similar style. The band members in true (Or is it Trv...
Azaria Brown3 months ago
A Gushing Review of Anderson .Paak's 'Oxnard'
Anderson .Paak is the rebirth of Death Row era g-funk on his newest album Oxnard. And it isn’t the pre-packaged, edited for commercial pop standards funk that we’ve gotten in recent years from other a...
Azaria Brown3 months ago
Diggy's Second Unexpected Arrival
Diggy’s debut album Unexpected Arrival came out about six years ago and had three singles that did fairly well on the charts and on 106 & Park (RIP). After the album was released, Diggy turned 18, whi...
Toby Hickman3 months ago
Review: 'Some Rap Songs' by Earl Sweatshirt
The new album from Odd Future alumnus Earl Sweatshirt is called, simply, Some Rap Songs. On the surface, the name fits an album that sounds almost like a mixtape; a chaotic, near-schizophrenic barrage...
Andrew Beasley3 months ago
David Byrne: Still Making Sense
"All I want is to breathe." I hear you, David, I really do. It's sweltering in the Hammersmith Apollo in west London, and the sweat is pouring off me. And the beat goes on, as Byrne's band power throu...
Rj Mitchell4 months ago
It Came from BandCamp Volume 2
When doing the 365 albums in 365 days challenge I have heard a lot of odd things on the old BandCamp. So I started to think... hey some of these are pretty good! And some of these are so bad they are ...
Ljubinko Zivkovic4 months ago
Raoul Vignal - 'Oak Leaf'
Often, when an artist is coming up with music that is subtle, often gentle, and is not a widely established name, somehow he keeps slipping under the radar of the wider audience. Some do make it, othe...
George Gomez4 months ago
Late Review: My Bloody Valentine's 'Loveless'
Would you listen to a music genre called "shoe-gazing?" Aside from the peculiar name, shoe-gazing can be described as an off-brand, British version of indie rock and alternative rock that emerged in t...
Yvonne Glasgow4 months ago
Jupiter In Velvet’s 'Beautiful New Day'
Music that has a sound that spans decades is what you will find on Jupiter In Velvet’s Beautiful New Day. It’s an 11-track album with an eclectic and classic sound. From the first song, you feel as th...