Thursday 14th December 2017,
West Michigan Indie

John Verburg

Single of the Day: Public Access TV- Monaco

Single of the Day: Public Access TV- Monaco

Artist: Public Access TV Song: Monaco Yeah, there are still New York bands still doing the early Strokes thing. Public Access TV is one of them. If you like the Strokes and the Virgins, you may like these guys as well. https://soundcloud.com/publicaccesstv/monaco [...]

April 7, 2014 Q John Verburg, Single of the Day Comments Off on Single of the Day: Public Access TV- Monaco

Single of the Day: Tokyo Police Club- Argentina (Parts I,II,III)

Single of the Day: Tokyo Police Club- Argentina (Parts I,II,III)

Artist: Tokyo Police Club Song: Argentina (Parts I,II,III) TPC return after a bit of a layoff, and it doesn’t sound like they lack ambition on their upcoming record. Argentina is an almost 9 minute song, and it actually holds your attention. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4MG6rKuCfyo [...]

March 19, 2014 Q John Verburg, Single of the Day Comments Off on Single of the Day: Tokyo Police Club- Argentina (Parts I,II,III)

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

Article: Five Excellent February Albums

Article: Five Excellent February Albums

Five Excellent February Albums By: John Verburg   Even though February is the shortest month of the year, plenty of good music was to be heard. These aren’t the only albums that were good, yet a sampling of some of the best in my opinion. If you have others you enjoyed, feel free to leave [...]

March 3, 2014 Q Articles, John Verburg Comments Off on Article: Five Excellent February Albums