Archive for April 17, 2008

SwitchesLay Down the Law 

April 17, 2008

These guys are from Britain and they totally kick ass. They play fun, catchy, upbeat rock and roll. It’s not the newest sound in the world but who cares, it rocks. If you like bands like Franz Ferdinand, The Rakes, Maximo Park, and The Hives you will probably take a liking to these guys too. […]

Jason AndersonThe Hopeful and the Unafraid

April 17, 2008

This is his third studio album and 6th album if you count the work he did under the Wolf Colonel moniker. Jason plays indie rock that is somewhat minimal and lo-fi and owes a huge debt to Bruce Springsteen’s sound. This might be my favorite Jason Anderson album so far, it is great. It’s no […]

The B-52 – Funplex

April 17, 2008

The B-52s return for their first full-length in 16 years. The sound is still instantly recognizable as theirs, though they don’t sound outdated by any means. It is just updated for the 21st century. Fun, upbeat pop/rock/dance. Female vocals with Fred Schneider’s spoken verbal eccentricities thrown in for comedic and awesome effect. If you don’t […]