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…

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…

ARTPOP – Lady Gaga


Released 8th November on Streamline/Interscope Electronic/ Dance/ Pop Back again with a brand new third album the grand dame of pop music Lady Gaga has given us her latest offering ARTPOP, and it appears that with this new record she is continuing on with her slow transformation into a Madonna clone. The vocal lines on…