Thursday, November 3 2011
The name on the album spine should be a dead giveaway that despite token experimentalism, there won't be much beyond the sort of pop/rock formalism Noel Gallagher peddled as the chief songwriter for Oasis to be found here.
Wednesday, September 7 2011
The Importance of Being Lee Mavers.
Thursday, March 3 2011
Beady Eye's debut is nowhere near as explosive as dynamic as Definitely Maybe, but how could it possibly have been? On the other hand, it is certainly better than a couple of other Oasis albums.
Tuesday, December 9 2008
Tuesday, November 28 2006
Whatever you think of the Faces/Beatles-chord pilfering and Liam's ability to turn "shine" into a three-syllable insult, when these guys are on, they float right over their own press.
Thursday, May 26 2005
After a dark eight-year stretch, at last, some daylight.
Saturday, December 31 1994
Often unfairly labelled as mere Beatle copyists, Oasis have produced some of the best rock songs of the 1990s.
Noel Gallagher attempts to right the ship on Standing on the Shoulder of Giants by diversifying Oasis’ sound and soaking up some contemporary influences from the Beta Band to the Chemical Brothers.