Andy Belt is a Hartford, Connecticut native that currently resides in Los Angeles. Before relocating west, he received his Bachelors Degree in English and Theater from Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. When he’s not writing for Popmatters Andy maintains his personal music blog, Andy Loves Music (andylovesmusic.wordpress.com). Be sure to follow him on Twitter: @andy_belt
Thursday, February 19 2015
Hyperview, the third studio album by the punk outfit Title Fight, finds the band wandering in a more melodious direction, for better or worse.
Wednesday, September 3 2014
Blacc Hollywood is content to stay on the same eternally-stoned playing field as past Wiz Khalifa efforts.
Wednesday, June 25 2014
Once again, Panic! trade in guitars for keyboards on an EP that features outtakes from their 2013 fourth studio album.
Thursday, May 8 2014
The Colourist’s debut is brimming with energy, but not all the songs stick after the party’s over.
Thursday, April 3 2014
The results are hit or miss on Skrillex's first LP, but EDM fans who have been with the DJ since the beginning will devour it.
Wednesday, November 5 2014
Ten years after Kanye West's first album, The College Dropout, we count down the rapper's top lyrics.
Wednesday, October 1 2014
It's been more than a year since My Chemical Romance decided to lay down their instruments, and PopMatters looks back on some of their finest moments.
Wednesday, May 21 2014
In the two decades since the band's self-titled "Blue Album" was released, Weezer's output has been a grab bag. PopMatters looks into the top 15 songs that prove that there's more to Weezer than being "Blue".