Category Archives: Music

Song Review: John Grant – GMF

I haven’t reviewed a single song before, but every once in a while I come across a piece of music so interesting that I feel like I just have to poke it with a stick to understand it better. GMF … Continue reading

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Album Review: the Dillinger Escape Plan – Calculating Infinity

I’ll admit that I’m a pretty obsessive person. Whenever something catches my interest, I have to grab hold of it, pull it apart and examine it down to the last detail, often for months at a time before moving on … Continue reading

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Quick Thought.

Semantically speaking, is the term “pop-punk” an oxymoron?

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Three albums that turned my taste in music upside down. Number three: Mr. Bungle – Mr. Bungle.

first heard: mid 2007 The final album in this series represents the beginning of one of the single most talented, original and sonically interesting bands in the history of rock and roll. Mr. Bungle began as the high school band … Continue reading

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Three albums that turned my taste in music upside down. Number two: Manic Street Preachers – the Holy Bible.

first heard: early 2006 I had always been vaguely familiar with the Manic Street Preachers, the band enjoying something of a cult following in the U.K. I got around to listening to hit songs such as ‘A Design for Life’ … Continue reading

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Three albums that turned my taste in music upside down. Number one: Guns N’ Roses – Appetite for Destruction.

first heard: late 2004 Most people who know me know that I’m a pretty big fan of music, and anyone who has glimpsed through my music collection will be aware of how eclectic and even schizophrenic it actually is. I’ve … Continue reading

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