High Hopes – Bruce Springsteen


Released January 14th on Columbia Rock Back in the studio for an eighteenth time Bruce ‘The Boss’ Springsteen has come out once again with an offering of his particular brand of pop-rock gruffness. Kicking off with the deliciously eclectic blare of the title track I’ve got to say that I too had ‘high hopes’ for…

Back From The Holiday Break


Well folks, It’s a whole new year and I’m finally back from my break which means that it’s time for me to get back to my grouchy old ways and throw some criticism your way.   Unfortunately I’ve been a bit behind on my work recently, but I’ve currently got my stereo pumping and I…

Holiday Break


Well friends and followers, it’s been a long and exciting year for Lachlan J. Faces The Music, and I hope you all had as much fun reading my writings as I did putting them all together, but now it is time that I took a break out from the reviewing scene. As it is now…

Top Picks Of November 2013


Another month down, dear readers, which means that it’s time for me to go back through all of the reviews I have written throughout Novemeber and tell you which ones I would recommend. So, once again in no particular order, here is my list: Tender Prey by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds 1988 –…

Damaged – Black Flag


1981 – SST Hardcore/ Punk The first full length record from one of the most influential bands in the American hardcore movement, Damaged is explosive, intense, angry, and brilliant. The tempo and energy and blistering and there is just no way to deny the sincerity and unadultarated rage that floods this record. Really, it is…