Album Reviews

Beacon – Two Door Cinema Club

Beacon – Two Door Cinema Club

“Cigarettes in the Theatre” could have delivered more as the opening track of their debut album, Tourist History. The song rises out of smoky ambiguity before the strumming of a single guitar string starts. Immediately after, Two Door Cinema Club became as fidgety and infectious […]

Seize The Day – Tinsel Korey

Seize The Day – Tinsel Korey

I often shudder when television and movie actors try their hand at the singer songwriter role, but I must say, today I am pleasantly surprised. Twilight’s Tinsel Korey has put out quite the gem in her debut EP “Seize the Day,” slated for release August […]

Build For Blame, Lace With Shame – Get Scared

Build For Blame, Lace With Shame – Get Scared

I think it’s safe to say that everyone enjoys a little hardcore rock and roll every once in a while. Get Scared are an alternative/gothic rock band that sure know how to get their listeners to scream in addition to singing their epic lyrics, especially […]

The Midsummer Station – Owl City

The Midsummer Station – Owl City

With three records behind him, Owl City frontman Adam Young had many options and directions as to where he could have taken his new music. Earlier this month, Young described his latest full-length, The Midsummer Station, as “bigger, deeper, more polished, more dynamic and more […]

Age of Ignorance — Our Last Night

Age of Ignorance — Our Last Night

We get it. Age of Ignorance, Our Last Night‘s third studio release with Epitaph Records, is nothing like their debut The Ghosts Among Us (2004) or their sophomore powerhouse We Will All Evolve (2008). Frontman Trevor Wentworth swaps his guttural screams to join his brother, singer and guitarist Matt Wentworth, on boring melodies […]

Kansas – The After Party

Kansas – The After Party

Pop music is in. We live in a world where this genre is often regarded as mainstream, yet, you can’t help but wonder how those catchy lyrics made their way into your head. Don’t lie about liking it. If you are, the only person you’re […]

Anarchy, My Dear – Say Anything

Anarchy, My Dear – Say Anything

Say Anything’s new album is all about breaking things down. Having left RCA for Equal Vision Records and slightly altered their band lineup, the guys are back with Anarchy, My Dear, an album that brims with confidence and breaks things down both thematically, with its […]

On Your Way – RadioDriveBy

On Your Way – RadioDriveBy

In only two short years since forming, the DIY-band, 5-piece pop-rockers RadioDriveBy have made a name for themselves, haven performed with bands such as Forever the Sickest Kids, He Is We, This Century, and The Dangerous Summer, and are due to drop their second EP […]