“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. …

“Monster On The Radio” by Blindside – The Song of the Week for 7/4/2011

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“Monster on the Radio” by Blindside is the 1st single from the long-awaited new album With Shivering Hearts We Wait, set to be released June 7, 2011 Genre: Alternative Rock, Post-Hardcore Blindside is one of my personal all-time favorite bands. The song is definitely more “poppy” than most Blindside songs of the past and hopefully …

“Panic” by Sublime With Rome – The Song of the Week for 6/27/2011

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“Panic” by Sublime With Rome is the first single from the upcoming album Yours Truly, set to be released on July 12, 2011 Genre: Ska Punk, Rap Rock It will be the first album since the original Sublime disbanded in 1996, due to lead singer and guitarist Bradley Nowell dying from a drug overdose. After …

Album Review: Blindside – ‘With Shivering Hearts We Wait’

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Blindside – ‘With Shivering Hearts We Wait’ Record Label: INO Records Produced By: Howard Benson Released On: June 7, 2011 Music Trajectory Rating: 4/5 Welcome back Blindside! It has been four long years since The Black Rose EP and six years since The Great Depression, the last full length album. Hopefully the time off has left …

“Modern Art” by The Black Lips – The Song of the Week for 6/20/2011

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“Modern Art” by The Black Lips is the 2nd single from the new album Arabia Mountain, released June 7, 2011 Genre: Garage Punk, Psychedelic Rock, Cowpunk, Surf Rock I caught wind of The Black Lips when I was checking out nme.com for new music news. I saw Arabia Mountain was streaming in its entirety so I …

“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 …