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CD Review: Soundmeetsound- Soundmeetsound

CD Review: Soundmeetsound- Soundmeetsound

Artist: Soundmeetsound Album: Self Titled By: John Verburg I must confess, I received local band Soundmeetsound’s album in my mail quite some time ago, and having misplaced it, I didn’t get to it as soon as I would have liked. Apologies to the group. Their self titled debut album was released at the end of [...]

March 13, 2014 Q CD Reviews, John Verburg Comments Off on CD Review: Soundmeetsound- Soundmeetsound

CD Review: NO- El Prado

CD Review: NO- El Prado

Artist: NO Album: El Prado Rating: 6.5 By: John Verburg When reviewing Los Angeles based band NO’s debut album, one is hit over the head immediately by a comparison to “Boxer” era The National. Lead singer Bradley Carter’s baritone is a near identical match for Matt Berninger’s, and the music is made for arenas. In [...]

March 11, 2014 Q CD Reviews, John Verburg Comments Off on CD Review: NO- El Prado

CD Review: Brittany Myers- Demons

CD Review: Brittany Myers- Demons

CD Review Artist: Brittany Myers CD: Demons By: Ashley Bennett @ashleyOWANicole After listening to this EP, its almost impossible to believe that it was recorded only a year after Brittany Myers ever held a guitar in her hand. I knew I had to hear more after I hearing her song ‘Bluebird’ for the first time. [...]

October 22, 2013 Q Ashley Bennett, CD Reviews Comments Off on CD Review: Brittany Myers- Demons

Article: Review-a-palooza

Article: Review-a-palooza

Review-a-palooza By Philip Moreno @philipmoreno Sorry kids, I took in new job in the Traverse City area and the reviews have ground to a halt. To make it up to you, here are some snapshot reviews of albums that have come out within the past few months…   Nine Inch Nails-Hesitation Marks 9.1/10 Trent got [...]

October 3, 2013 Q Articles, CD Reviews, Philip Moreno Comments Off on Article: Review-a-palooza

CD Review: Okkervil River- The Silver Gymnasium

CD Review: Okkervil River- The Silver Gymnasium

Artist: Okkervil River Album: The Silver Gymnasium Rating: 8.0 Reviewed By: John Verburg This isn’t the first rodeo for Texas band Okkervil River, but there certainly feels like there is something new going on here for the veteran band. While many of the previous Okkervil River albums seemed cloaked in darkness and sadness, “The Silver Gymnasium” [...]

September 16, 2013 Q CD Reviews, John Verburg Comments Off on CD Review: Okkervil River- The Silver Gymnasium