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Category Archive for 'Rock/Pop'

Pixies: Head Carrier

“While it feels like Pixies are still figuring out how to continue their legacy, Head Carrier’s best moments suggest they’re heading in the right direction.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Pete Yorn-Arrangingtime

“On this record, Yorn seems to master mood more than tune, but that winds up being to his benefit.” -Allmusic.com Listen Now

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Green Day-Revolution Radio

“…despite a title that seems swiped from the Clash, Revolution Radio retains a sense of righteous indignation reminiscent of prime Who that the trio channeled on American Idiot and 21st Century Breakdown.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Bon Iver: 22, A Million

“It’s an impressive feat of reinvention that manages to keep Vernon’s emotional core fully intact no matter how far the music strays from established Bon Iver territory.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Taking Back Sunday: Tidal Wave

“…the 12-track album incorporates elements of Americana into the group’s signature blend of heartland punk and lighter-melting stadium rock, resulting in their most mature and diverse — yet seamless — set of songs to date.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Quilt: Plaza

“Even if Quilt don’t always find the answers they’re looking for on Plaza, they’ve found some of their most confident and cohesive music.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Kings of Leon: Walls

“…an album that does feel less claustrophobic than previous efforts, with a lean aesthetic that straddles the gaps between classic Tom Petty, ’80s Fleetwood Mac, and more contemporary acts like Arcade Fire.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Lydia Loveless: Real

“…at her best, she’s (Loveless) quite simply as good and as brave a singer and songwriter as anyone working today, and Real finds her at the top of her game.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Idina Menzel: Idina.

“There’s plenty here to like, and her decision to get personal pays off artistically.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Shawn Mendes: Illuminate

“He’s (Mendes) not forceful, and whenever he slides into a loverman routine, there’s never a sense that he’s a player: his voice is so small and sweet, it feels as if he’s whispering sweet nothings to his high school sweetheart.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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“…Mount Ninji is a hedonistic party in a trash heap.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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“Acoustic Recordings 1998-2016 not only is a strong set of songs but it makes it plain that White has been mining the same territory, finding something new within it for nearly two decades.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Blind Pilot: And Then Like Lions

“The sparser songs here have everything they need, however, and that’s the album’s most impressive feat, even topping memorable melodies: a feeling of stability in the territory of loss.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Bruce Springsteen: Chapter and Verse

“…he’s (Springsteen) not only illuminating the themes from his memoir, but illustrating how he grew as an artist.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Juan Gabriel: Vestido de Etiqueta

“It may have been a tribute from Magallanes to the singer/songwriter, but Gabriel’s amazing performances mirror the honor right back to his arranger.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Tory Lanez: I Told You

“A smart, succinct selection of the best pre-album cuts and the highlights here would make for one of the year’s better commercial R&B debuts.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Usher: Hard II Love

“…this is the most pleasing Usher album in over a decade. In terms of ability, agility, and creativity, Usher’s vocals still crush the commercial competition.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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Aaron Lewis: Sinner

“…Sinner goes down easy thanks to Cannon’s production, which is proof that he’s one of the best producers currently working in Nashville.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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Kansas: The Prelude Implicit

“…it’s clear that Kansas still has gas in the tank, and with some new parts in place, it looks like they’ve still got some road to cover.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog

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MIA: AIM

“Even if AIM is more scattered than her finest work, at its best it plays like a scrapbook that pieces together over a decade’s worth of sounds and issues.” -Allmusic.com Check our Catalog Listen Now

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