Not Your Kind of People
Garbage’s Bleed Like Me has a secure place in my list of favorite albums of all time, so I was curious to see how Not Your Kind of People compared and though it’s unfair to hold a newly released album to the standards of one I’ve had seven years to love, NYKOP stacks up considerably well! Read the rest here!
You might get the impression I like stop motion from all my Wacky Wednesday posts, and you’d be right! Read the rest here!
Back in October 2010, I saw Gold Motel at The Crepe Place in Santa Cruz Read the rest here!
Take A Hint
I’ve been a fan of The Hint from the moment I was made aware of them nearly four years ago, but they’re really hitting their stride with their newest material. Read the rest here!
You can’t go wrong with stop-motion and turtles made of sand, right? Read the rest here!
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The Honey Trees
You probably haven’t heard of The Honey Trees, but that would be through no fault of your own because I hadn’t heard of them either until a friend of mine recommended them to me, but once I listened to them it astonished me that they aren’t more well known! Read the rest here!
We Lost Magic
Empires just released their first digital single from Garage Hymns, titled “We Lost Magic”. Read the rest here!
It probably sounds cheesy to say Sucré’s A Minor Bird is the music dreams are made of, but it’s the truth and an album that’d be easy to fall asleep to. Read the rest here!
I’ve already reviewed “Trouble” and “You’re Mine” here and here but I’d like to comment on their placement on theBrier EP, “Trouble”’s energy serving as an impeccable opener and “You’re Mine” ending it on a touching note, its recorded version including horns and backing vocals that the live acoustic version lacks, making it even sweeter and whimsical than it already was to begin with. Read the...