Monthly Archives: November 2014

Album reviews 11/24/14

Fleetwood Mac- Rumours: I saw somewhere that this was considered the best album of all time by who knows, I guess, but what better time to listen to it than 37 years after its release? This contains classic hits “Dreams”, … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/20/14

Caro Emerald Deleted Scenes from the Cutting Room Floor: I don’t recall how I found this singer; I suspect she guest vocaled on something, or maybe I heard a remix of one of her songs. This gets off to a … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/18/14

Accept- Blind Rage: This is like stepping back twenty years, as far as heavy metal goes. Their singer kind of sounds like the guy from AC/DC but the rest is, well, the kind of album you expect to find a … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/16/14

Sinead O’Connor- I’m Not Bossy, I’m the Boss: Loving that album title. I can’t recall the last time I listened to Sinead, so I can’t really compare this to her earlier works, but I can say it’s a little country, … Continue reading

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Rainbow Brite reboot

Watching MLP has done some weird things to me. For one, it’s made me more open to things, be they toys or shows, marketed to girls. Which is great and all, go us, yay equality, blah blah, we’ve heard it … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/12/14

Angus & Julia Stone- Angus & Julia Stone: I know these two for their hilarious cover of “Tubthumping”, a song that doesn’t really get covered that much. It’s not on this album, unfortunately. Instead, the same dreariness that makes that … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/10/14

Hellogoodbye- Everything Is Debatable: An indie electro band who I’ve enjoyed before. This is light, poppy and fun, like most of their music. It is also utterly forgettable. Seems they’ve found their groove and settled into it. 4.5/10

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Album reviews 11/5/14

Holy shit, I had no idea Donna Summer died two years ago. D: Her last album, Crayons, was fantastic. (The one released this year is just a remix album, but the date had me fooled. Damn.)

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Album reviews 11/4/14

Sleigh Bells- Bitter Rivals: Did I already mention that there are like three bands with the word “Bells” in the name and I can’t keep track of them all? I can’t even keep track of that. Anyway, I think School … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/3/14

Some of the oldest songs in my collection (that is, length of time I’ve had them) come from a Russian dance group called Diskoteka Avariya. I just found out their rapper died in 2002, which was around the time I … Continue reading

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