Monday, December 7 2009
While 2009 spawned plenty of rumors that brought the Libertines, the Smiths, and the Stone Roses back together, these were the bands that actually dusted off their guitars and plugged in their amps one more time.
Monday, February 18 2013
Curiously affecting and absolutely sincere, the View must cite more variations on the word “love” than any band since the Beatles.
Sunday, November 18 2012
Scrapomatic deliver 12 solid, if unremarkable, blues-rock tracks that would make for satisfying filler on your local classic-rock radio station.
Tuesday, August 28 2012
The National Health is the sound of a band finding themselves again, finding themselves stronger and sweeter than ever, finding that, despite the dour hints around the edges, they’re still here for the pop songs -- and they are gorgeous.
Monday, July 16 2012
Is it up to Ramones-levels? No, not really, but then again, what is? It's a damn decent pop collection, and I'm sure that Joey would have taken that as high praise.
Sunday, May 6 2012
Discarding with the backing vocals of his previous release, Hairdresser Blues assumes that Bogart’s voice and lyrics can do the heavy lifting. And, frankly, they’re just not quite up to the task.