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Top 10 Indie/Emo Songs

Emo music has a regrettable stigma for being associated with excessive eyeliner, prepubescent wails about broken hearts and zealous fans who refuse to realise the merits of any bands outside the aforementioned prerequisites. 812 more words


Resolutions: My Top 10 Albums of 2015

During the last few months everything has been a bit up in the air. Finished University, went away travelling, contemplated dreadlocks and beaded bracelets, immediately regretted considering it, got a job, ate some pizza… y’know, the kind of things that stop a guy writing to a blog. 2,491 more words


Set Me on a Silver Sun, For I Know that I'm Free

For almost two years, some of my friends and I have been sharing music. We’re supposed to review/rate what gets shared with us, and share those reviews with the group, but that doesn’t always happen. 1,682 more words

General Music

The Five Senses.

You touched me,

“Rest assured, if you start to doze, then I’ll tuck you in,
and plant my lips where your necklace closes.”
And I felt warm and protected. 200 more words

Words I Never Said

A dream within a dream.


Take this kiss upon the brow!

And, in parting from you now,

Thus much let me avow —

You are not wrong, who deem…

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All Get Out Are Back and Even Better on Latest EP

It’s been 4 long, deprived years since All Get Out and has graced fans with a release. Their September 2011 full-length The Season surprisingly flew under the radar despite being an earnest offering, full of raw, heavy-hitting moments reminiscent of early Manchester Orchestra. 447 more words


Discussing Album Structure: Beginnings and Endings

Cameron: Hey Alex, it’s good to get back to typing with you. I’ve been culling our old posts for good material (and necessary edits) and I stumbled upon something you said that I want to explore in much more depth. 2,906 more words