The remarkable new album by Oslo’s Gazpacho blows away the conventions of rock, prog, and the makeup of the “epic” song.
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For McCartney’s latest, the name says it all.
Are you ready to Lite Rock?
Kate’s anatomy of a break up.
Yep. He’s still around.
OK, so how good is “The 20/20 Experience?” I mean, really?
With just about a month in hindsight, was My Bloody Valentine’s “mbv” worth it?
At first listen, Jim James’ first proper solo album might sound a bit alien to fans of his daytime gig, My Morning Jacket. It’s an intangible thing to pin down — vocally, James sounds as dynamic and distinctive as he ever has on record, and musically, Regions of Light and Sound of God bears a few particularly distinctive earmarks of his other band’s inimitable style. The vast, canyon-scaling vocals, the slow-burn funk that seeps into ambient soundscapes… it’s all there. It’s [...]
Scottish indie-rockers Frightened Rabbit are back with “Pedestrian Verse”, and just as self-deprecating as ever. Popblerd has the review!
Once again, Popblerd listens to this year’s Christmas albums so you don’t have to! This year brings us music from Cee-Lo, Sufjan Stevens, and many others.
Boots Riley is just as pissed off as ever on “Sorry to Bother You”. Check out our review.
New Pornographers front man delivers a third solo effort, heads for the woods.
Scottish hitmakers Mumford & Sons are back with another agreeable, hooky collection of stomping folk-rock. How does “Babel” stack up to “Sigh No More”?
Band of Horses reign it in and craft a harmonic homage to 70s AM radio on fourth album “Mirage Rock”
Alanis Morissette is back with “Havoc and Bright Lights”, her first release since 2008′s “So-Called Chaos”. Popblerd has the review!
After tackling Radiohead, Pink Floyd, and Beatles records, Easy Star All-Stars give the King of Pop the reggae royalty treatment with Easy Star’s Thrillah. Read our review!
Love life in the ruts? Pick up Real Gone Music’s reissue of the classic Jackie Gleason album Music for Lovers Only and bring back the spark!
A singer-songwriter’s nine musical journeys through nine touchstone films.
A closer look at Janis Joplin’s swan song.
Al Jourgensen and Rick Nielsen pair up for a drunken country ride.
There’s nothing like a little Sludge to get your day started right.
Wake up your neighbors with some sludge metal from Danish rockers, Rising.
The Empire Shall Fall return with the first of a three-part EP release that challenges what you know about metalcore.
Tool’s original bassist Paul D’Amour jumps back into the spotlight with his Feersum Ennjin project.
It just seems like the right day for some crazy Hungarian Avant-garde metal, doesn’t it?
Twenty-five minutes of technical metal at its finest.