For Garbage, Strange Little Birds is their 6th studio album. For some bands that have been around this long, it is easy t overlook them as ‘has been's’ or ‘irrelevant in the music scene today’. Between the four members, they have a collective of 231 years of life experience, all of which arguably … [Read more...] about Strange Little Birds – Garbage
Oort Cloud begins the album as an instrumental introduction. Proxima Centauri a 7 minute soundscape with an analogue feel. A circular guitar riff greets the listener for the initial 2 minutes before an intentional crescendo resulting in a double time riff by 2 minutes 50 which continues for a minute … [Read more...] about The album II, by Naxatras: Review
[dropcap size=big]A[/dropcap]ny expectations that this new Coldplay album would be a return to form or a progressive step forward are smashed. There is nothing to connect with or enjoy on this album. It starts poorly and finishes dreadfully. It is without direction, intent and purpose. It fails to … [Read more...] about ‘And I don’t, and I don’t, and I don’t…Ghost Stories by Coldplay – Album Review’
[dropcap size=big]Y[/dropcap]ear of the Rayza is as diverse lyrically as it is musically. Laden with rich samples, rhythmical vocals and a lot to discuss over 17 tracks, Prophet Rayza presents the Australian Hip-Hop community with a benchmark for 2014. Following a fitting opening dialogue from … [Read more...] about “Year of the Rayza”, Prophet Rayza – Review
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