Monthly Archives: November 2017

Album reviews 11/21/17

Marianas Trench- Astoria: Their singer needs to decide whether he’s in 30 Seconds to Mars, 5 Seconds of Summer or Queen and stick with it. Okay, but they literally do reference Queen in the second track, and that’s just one … Continue reading

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Back to the Kindergarten

aleasesrestaurant: Catching up on SU finally. What a great episode, both best gems. 😀 And I realized Peridot is basically the same character as Trixie from MLP. Which made me wonder if there’s some more parallels to be drawn between … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/17/17

Hurts- Surrender: I’ve always liked these guys. This album presents a real change in their sound, though, toward something much dancier. Not bad in and of itself, but definitely not what I was expecting. It’s lacking in the classic Hurts … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/15/17

Bryan Adams- Get Up: The rockabilly opener got my attention, but this turns out to be just another pop rock album by an aging former star. I hate to put it that way, Bryan Adams was a pretty darned good … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/9/17

The Dead Weather- Dodge and Burn: This is Jack White’s other band, right? I’ve never liked these guys. I’m not a Jack White fan. Why am I listening to this? I mean, if you enjoy people crooning over lo-fi distorted … Continue reading

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Even more EQG shorts

It’s been a while since I had recourse to say this, but DSFARGEG. Nevermind that I was going to do some actual fanfic reading, let’s do this thing again. D: Uh, note, the EQD link labels their links wrong, but all … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/8/17

A-Ha- Cast in Steel: I reviewed another of their albums sometime in the last ten years, so I shouldn’t be surprised they’re still around, but it’s just good to know they’re still making music. 🙂 Granted, if you’re looking for … Continue reading

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Thor: Ragnarok

What a world we live in, where a Thor movie can be a better comedy than a Guardians of the Galaxy.

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More EQG Shorts

Argh, I had things to do today! Thanks to FOME for the heads-up on this. What I wanna know is, these are on the Discovery Family website. Where should I be paying attention to stay on top of these? I may be … Continue reading

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Album reviews 11/4/17

Destroyer- Poison Season: Destroyer is what happens when the Decemberists get really high and mellow out. They’ve got a similar sound, and this isn’t bad, but the singer sounds like he’s half asleep, and it’s all quiet strings and muted … Continue reading

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