When Austin Lake first formed Aweful Kanawful, not only did he have a liking for Evel Knievel, but he built his reputation as a bedroom virtuoso and creative genius — splitting genres and crafting jagged punk riffage on earlier lo-fi gems like Pharaoh’s Lonely Ego and Brave As Hits. Then as Lake’s ambitions grew, he … More Aweful Kanawful & His Rubber Husband’s Band Meld Their Classic DIY Style with Higher Fidelity on Their Latest LP ‘Much Much Nice’
It’s time to settle an issue that has been dividing music fans for a long time. It’s a sensitive topic among a certain fan base that has sometimes gotten out of control. Similar to politics and religion, it shouldn’t be talked about at the dinner table. It’s an issue where if even President Trump chose … More Hail Godrich! — ‘Ok Computer’ or ‘Kid A’?
Some people think the only way to listen to music nowadays is through downloading or streaming services. However, one particular record store still standing offers an older way to listen to music. Trader Shag’s Emporium is a small independently owned record store, located on Main St. in Brockport, NY. Trader Shag’s is the only operating … More Brockport’s Hidden Gem: Trader Shag’s Emporium
It’s disappointing after releasing two excellent EPs (Not the Actual Events and Add Violence) that Nine Inch Nails’ frontman Trent Reznor leaves us with a thirty god damn minute “full length” album entitled Bad Witch (Halo 32) that feels more like another EP than an actual album. I have never been critical of Reznor really … More Nine Inch Nails’ ‘Bad Witch’ is a Strong Effort, But Not For an LP
There are critics who give bad reviews, then there are critics who go as far as writing reviews like this. However, as bad as an album is received by critics, you should never let other reviewers influence your opinion towards an album. It might sound cliché, but this happens all the time with music listeners.There […]
Andrew Spencer, 19, doesn’t like the Velvet Underground’s classic 1970 album, Loaded, and guess what? He doesn’t care what you have to say about it. In a viral thread on the beloved Lou Reed and VU Bananaposting Facebook page, Spencer wrote, “It’s the band exerting the least possible amount of potential to put out an … More WATCH OUT: This Cousin Itt Wannabe Doesn’t Like One of the Greatest Albums of All Time
Well, it’s over. Record Store Day a.k.a the day where my wallet gets massacred is over. Well, at least until next April. Record Store Day is one of the most exciting, but chaotic days for record buyers. You either tremble with anticipation or quiver with rage. It’s the day you can get your hands on … More Record Store Day 2018 Recap
Fans hate when their favorite bands progress. It’s weird right? How can people love their favorite bands making the same styled album every couple years? Bands need to change. However, when bands change, they need to have their original form still incorporated into their changes. NYC based post-punk revivalist gods, the Strokes are a perfect … More Albert Hammond Jr. Is Really Feeding Into What Strokes Fans Have Demanded for Years