“Hang It Up” by The Ting Tings – The Song of the Week for 10/31/2011

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“Hang It Up” by The Ting Tings is the 1st single from Sounds From Nowheresville, scheduled for a February 24, 2012 release Genre: Funk Rock, Dance-Punk, Rap Rock I am brand new to this band. I first heard about them last week when I was surfing around on nme.com, a great resource for music news. I …

The 20 Best Iron Maiden Solos

Dave Murray, Adrian Smith, and Janick Gers: the three guitarists from Iron Maiden are the writers of some of the best metal riffs and solos of all-time. This particular blog post looks at the best solos of their careers. That’s right, I have scoured the entire Iron Maiden discography and here present the 20 best …

“Narcissistic Cannibal” by Korn – The Song of the Week for 10/24/2011

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“Narcissistic Cannibal” by Korn is the 2nd single to be released from The Path of Totality, set to be released on December 6, 2011 Genre: Nu Metal, Alternative Metal, Dubstep, Drum and Bass I am totally digging this song! I really like the new direction Korn is going in. The new album The Path of Totality …

“Our Love Saves Us” by Blindside – The Song of the Week for 10/17/2011

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“Our Love Saves Us” by Blindside is the 2nd single from the new album With Shivering Hearts We Wait, released June 7, 2011 Genre: Alternative Rock, Post-Hardcore I am so stoked Blindside made a video for this song. I definitely think its the best song on the album. I still get chills whenever I hear it. …

“Dark Horses” by Switchfoot – The Song of the Week for 10/10/2011

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“Dark Horses” by Switchfoot is the lead single from the band’s 8th album Vice Verses, released on September 27, 2011 Genre: Post-Grunge, Alternative metal, Hard rock A great catchy and sing-along track from my fellow San Diegans Switchfoot.This video for “Dark Horses” is fresh off the press. “I’ve made my mistakes I’ve seen my heart …

“Paradise” by Coldplay – The Song of the Week for 10/3/2011

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“Paradise” by Coldplay is slated to be the 2nd single from their upcoming album Mylo Xyloto, set to be released October 24, 2011 Genre: Electronic Rock, R&B So here’s the thing: I don’t really consider myself a Coldplay “fan”. I end up liking less than half the singles I hear on the radio and I don’t …