Monthly Archives: March 2014

Music Reviews 3/31/14

Architects- Daybreaker: What starts as a weird mix of progressive dreaminess and indie lackadaisicality turns disappointingly into post-hardcore. And after the first track, everything but the post-hardcore screaminess goes to the wayside and there’s just no way I’ll like this. … Continue reading

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Leap of Faith

I dunno if anyone else endeavors to watch the Hub around 9 AM Eastern, but they always show at least a full hour and a half of MLP episodes prior to the new one, and today’s airing was the very … Continue reading

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Music reviews 3/27/14

Wilson Phillips Wilson Phillips: Wilson Phillips is an all-female pop group comprised of two of Brian Wilson’s daughters (Carnie and Wendy), and the daughter of two members of The Mamas & The Papas, Chynna Phillips. Quite a powerhouse lineage there! … Continue reading

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Doctor Who 5×04-05: The Time of Angels/Flesh and Stone

I hate two-parters sometimes.

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Music reviews 3/25/14

Avantasia- The Mystery of Time: Avantasia is a name I’ve known for a while as non-prolific but otherwise excellent fantasy metal, and this album is no exception. The first four tracks of this album comprise one of the most perfect … Continue reading

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Music reviews 3/23/14

Scooter- Music for a Big Night Out: In case you’re unfamiliar with them, Scooter have been THE name for rave and hard club tracks for close to two decades now, and now I feel old. They start this one off … Continue reading

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For Whom the Sweetie Belle Toils

Rewatching Maud Pie, I’m finding a lot more to enjoy but… I still stand by the “uninteresting character makes uninteresting episode” argument. Plus, you’ve got five of the mane six not having a good time, which means I’m statistically not having … Continue reading

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Music reviews 3/21/14

The Birthday Massacre- Hide and Seek: One of my favorite goth bands. It’s always great to hear something by these guys, and this album is a great representation of why I like them: pulse-pounding industrial synth-backed rock with an emotive female … Continue reading

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Adventure Time Season 5

Oh, I guess yesterday’s episode was the season 5 finale? :B I need to find more people who watch AT so I can keep track of this shit. Is it just me, or was this season super-weird? Like, nothing bad, … Continue reading

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Doctor Who 5×03: Victory to the Daleks

I see what they’re doing: new Doctor, new Tardis, new screwdriver, so obviously we need new Daleks too. Honestly, I’m not too put out by this. Other than their Lifesaver color schemes, the addition of increased stature and slightly deeper voices … Continue reading

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