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Federal Tele - 'Elaborate Condition' Review

There are always those ready to beat the drum and march against the concept of ‘overproduction in modern music’. Make no mistake, I completely agree with that mentality – it is upsetting that tracks are quite often overproduced in order to mask the lack of talent on display. 249 more words


Cultural Other - 'Can't Explain The Tide'

The first time I heard the intro to Can’t Explain The Tide, I definitely didn’t realise that it was a live recording. However, things quickly became clearer with the arrival of second track  263 more words


Album Review: Weezer - Everything Will Be Alright In The End

Sincerity is almost always viewed as a good thing, unless you’re Weezer. Granted, many music critics and fans have accused them of being wildly… 975 more words

Album Reviews

REM - " Monster " Released Today 20 Years Ago

REM released its ninth album “Monster” on this day exactly 20 years ago which featured the singles “Whats The Frequency Kenneth”, “Bang and Blame” ,”Strange Currencies”, Crush With Eyeliner” and “Tongue” One of the band rockiest albums with the Alt-Rock guitar sound and with not so much of Peter Buck’s traditional jangly guitar sound but a more distorted style with influences to the Bowie and T.Rex Glam rock sound. 68 more words


I Divide - 'Last One Standing'

Pure punk-metal grit, guts, and glory. Stick-in-the-head songcraft; one-inch-punch drums; confident and melodic guitar work; sick beatdowns – all that and more is present on opening track and lead single  103 more words


Hymnals | Grizfolk

Very nice track, this one deserves more attention.


I need your grace
To remind me
To find my own

- Snow Patrol (Chasing Cars)