AFI ‘Burials’ – An honest fan’s album review

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AFI return to the dark side, inject some atmospheric musical elements to their core sound, and release their best album since 2003’s Sing the Sorrow AFI – ‘Burials’ Record Label: Republic Produced By: Gil Norton Released On: October 22, 2013 Music Trajectory Rating: 5/5 I was actually thinking of discontinuing the album review feature here …

Portugal. The Man “Atomic Man” – The Song of the Week for 7/22/2013

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Released in May via Atlantic Records, ” Atomic Man” is one of 3 singles released from Evil Friends, the 7th studio album by Portugal. The Man Genre: Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Psychedelic Pop, Progressive Rock Which producer can an up-and-coming band recruit to have a sure-fire way of breaking into the mainstream? Danger Mouse of course! …

Little Hurricane “Haunted Heart” – The Song of the Week for 12/24/2012

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“Haunted Heart” is the first single off Homewrecker, the debut album from San Diego, California’s own Little Hurricane Genre: Blues, Rock, Lo-Fi I am actually pretty surprised that I didn’t know about this band until I came across this song on 91X.com recently because they are from my home town of San Diego, California! Look …

Listen: The Killers debut new Christmas song “I Feel It In My Bones”

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On December 4th, The Killers will release their 7th consecutive Christmas single, entitled “I Feel It In My Bones” (listen below). The song is the sequel to their 2007 Christmas single “Don’t Shoot Me Santa”. As with all 6 prior releases, all sales for the song will be donated to Project (RED).  

Gary Clark Jr. “Numb” – The Song of the Week for 11/12/2012

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Released October 2, 2012, ‘Numb’ is the official 2nd single off Gary Clark Jr.’s first major label studio album Blak and Blue via Warner Bros. Records Genre: Blues, Rock Some say he is the ‘savior of blues’. Some say he is the heir to the rock/blues throne. Sounds like this guy is heralded. Time will …

“Where Will We Go” by IAmDynamite – The Song of the Week for 9/24/2012

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“Where Will We Go” by IAmDynamite is the 3rd Single from the debut album SUPERMEGAFANTASTIC via Brando Records Genre: Indie Rock, Minimalist, Rock The music Gods act in mysterious ways sometimes. So there I am listening to my local radio station last week and a song came on that I instantly loved: catchy, good beat, …