Surprises in music are truly something to behold these days. One of the biggest in recent memory is the total 180 in rapper-producer and conceptualist Tyler, The Creator’s musical journey. Back in … [Read more...] about Album Review: Tyler, the Creator – IGOR
What do you do when you have so many musical ideas that you can’t fit them all onto one album? The answer is easy: you indulge yourself with a double album. Many artists have tackled the double album … [Read more...] about Album Review: Vampire Weekend – Father of the Bride
With increased hype around singles, the traditional concept of an album is in question these days. However, there is evidence that albums still hold power - look no further than Big Thief’s latest … [Read more...] about Album Review: Big Thief – U.F.O.F.
There’s quite a bit of music to keep up with in New Jersey these days, and each year, our favorites list grows larger. In no particular order, these top 10 local artists are some of the brightest our … [Read more...] about Top 10 Local NJ Acts You Should Hear
Many bands strive for longevity, and Cage The Elephant have been proving themselves worthy since 2009, building a steady fanbase and a fairly successful body of work. With their latest release, Social … [Read more...] about Album Review: Cage the Elephant – Social Cues
The Parlor Mob The Cold Seas Sonic Blume Ernest April 5, 2019 Asbury Lanes Asbury Park, NJ Asbury Park is home to quite a bit of upcoming talent these days. Last Friday, we may have witnessed … [Read more...] about Show Review: The Parlor Mob, The Cold Seas, Sonic Blume, Ernest – Asbury Lanes
The indie genre is always host to a quite a bit of upcoming talent, so much so that it can be hard to keep track of it all. One such new act, indie outfit Wallows, are building a steady momentum for … [Read more...] about Album Review: Wallows – Nothing Happens
There are some albums that exist as merely a collection of songs to be casually enjoyed. And then there are albums that are meant to be heard as a singular immersive experience. R&B songstress … [Read more...] about Album Review: Solange – When I Get Home