“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 …

“The Sound of Winter” by Bush – The Song of the Week for 9/26/2011

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“The Sound of Winter” by Bush is the first single from the new album The Sea of Memories, released September 13, 2011 Genre: Alternative Rock, Post-Grunge I caught this video for this new Bush song somewhere on the web a couple weeks ago. It has lingered in my head so I thought I would make it …

“Monster” by Paramore – The Song of the Week for 9/19/2011

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“Monster” by Paramore is the 2nd single from the Transformers: Dark of the Moon Soundtrack, released June 7, 2011 Genre: Alternative Rock, Post-Grunge Paramore continues on after their split with their former guitarist and drummer. “Monster” was released as a free digital download. Yet another catchy tune from this still very young band. A perfect fit …

“Taken For A Fool” by The Strokes – The Song of the Week for 7/11/2011

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“Taken For A Fool” is the 2nd single from The Strokes killer comeback album Angles, released March 22, 2011 Genre: Post-Punk Revival, New Wave I personally like “Taken For A Fool” better than lead single “Under the Cover of Darkness” but who’s counting? New album Angles is awesome. I even wrote up a review for it. …

“Howlin For You” by The Black Keys – The Song of the Week for 6/13/2011

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“Howlin For You” is the second single from The Black Keys 6th album Brothers Genre: Garage Rock, Blues Rock They won Best Alternative Music Album at the 2011 Grammy Awards. The video above is a live version of the song. A really awesome video of The Black Keys performing the song on David Letterman can be …