Tag: The Mars Volta

EP Reviews, Music

EP Review: The Elephant Parallax, “Loam and Sky”

There are two epic songs battling for your attention on Loam and Sky, the new EP from The Elephant Parallax out Friday, and either could...

Album Reviews, CD Reviews, Music

Album Review: Crystal Fairy, “Crystal Fairy”

Don’t get me wrong: I like Crystal Fairy’s self-titled debut, I really do. I just don’t love it as much as I think I should. The name...


Popblerd’s Best Albums of 2012: Dave’s List

Behold: our final individual best of 2012 list, courtesy of Aging Hipster turned God Searcher Dave Rullo!...


Spin Cycle: Hyro Da Hero, Birth, School, Work, Death

Hyro Da Hero is someone you need to pay attention to in 2012. Check out what we think about this rap/rock hybrid in our latest Spin Cycle...


Listening Booth, Music

Listening Booth: Iron Maiden, Steel Train, Rush

Some singles have just arrived on our doorstep, so now’s as good a time as any to scan what’s sailing ’round the horn. To...


Mix Six, Music

Mix Six: “Melodic Prog”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE Okay, I fully admit that as a guy who loves progressive rock, I’m setting myself up for ridicule and...


Listening Booth, Music

Listening Booth: The Mars Volta, “The Bedlam in Goliath”

For five years now, the Mars Volta has colored the alternative rock scene with their hardcore-prog-jazz hybrid. They’ve represented...