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Very recently, I had the privilege of reviewing the deluxe, super-box set of Simple Minds, NEW GOLD DREAM. I’ve loved this album for over thirty years, but this box set (which came out July 29th of this year) has really re-opened quite a bit for me. 102 more words
4 out of 5 Stars!
I loved this fun-loving band from Canada, mainly due to its musical uniqueness and its sometimes-silly image.
In many ways, Max Webster was a straight-forward Hard Rock act, but with highly imaginative musicians in its midst. 206 more words
“Gerald” is the concept EP from Portugal’s Griot that is a 36 minute, 5 song look into the life of a man on a journey. The album comes complete with the story which I won’t analyze other than saying that it’s a nice story but it isn’t one that really moves me one way or another. 352 more words
It must be pretty hard for what was once considered a folk band to escape that shell. It’s much easier for a rock band, or a rap artist, to completely immerse themselves in electronics without losing too much of an audience, but for folk, and all of the traditionalism that comes with it, electronics are alien. 254 more words