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Nine Inch Nails: Bad Witch

Nine Inch Nails Bad Witch (The Null Corporation) Upon first listen, one almost expects to see promo photos of Trent Reznor with his “Perfect Drug”-era sleek black hair and goatee; the nostalgia is strong with this one. At times, it’s a solid throwback to his late 90s foray into drum n’ bass grooves and break beats crossed with jazz leanings, More...

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By Phoenixxrocks On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018

Starlet: Take a Chance on Love

Starlet Take a Chance on Love I am a music connoisseur and always ranting to my friends about checking out new artists and giving them a chance and here I go procrastinating. I’m embarrassed to even say how long. More...

By Ralph Greco On Monday, July 23rd, 2018

American Amnesia: Yet Here We Are

American Amnesia Yet Here We Are American Amnesia was born two years ago at Oliver Wolcott High School in Torrington, Connecticut, the result of the meeting and jam sessions between singer/songwriter/guitarist Patrick More...

By Ralph Greco On Friday, July 20th, 2018

Maxwell James: Maxwell James

Maxwell James Maxwell James (Independent) “Roll Down Your Window Slowly,” begins Maxwell James’ wonderful, self-titled EP. It’s got a Scotty Murray, electric lap steel slide, James’ sexy voice and a snappin’ More...

By Ralph Greco On Thursday, July 19th, 2018

Rebel ACA & French Monkey Wrench: Sunday’s Cool

Rebel ACA & French Monkey Wrench Sunday’s Cool (Buttercuts Records) Big sweeping synth strings rolling into a gritty snare beat and a rap about culture inform “John Wayne,” the opener of Rebel ACA & French More...

By Ralph Greco On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Jane in Space: Gorerunner

Jane in Space Gorerunner (Aion Records) The keyboard noodling of “Little Raurus” into the metallic hits of “Eat Your Face,” isn’t surprising to hear on an EP from a band that has worked with renowned “sound More...

By Ralph Greco On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Sebastian O: In Your Room

Sebastian O In Your Room (Independent) Tentative acoustic strumming with light percussion and bass touches swirl under Sebastian O’s warble-of-a-vocal on “Blue and Gold,” the first song of the eleven on his More...

By Ralph Greco On Monday, July 16th, 2018

Matt Epp: Shadowlands

Matt Epp Shadowlands (Independent) The big slide into the easy acoustics and big beat of “Runaway” opens Matt Epp’s new album, Shadowlands. I like how the slide later gets even wilder during its lead and More...

By Ralph Greco On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018

King Crimson: The Elements Tour Box 2018

King Crimson The Elements Tour Box 2018 (DGM) What initially began as a one-off release for the 2014 King Crimson Tour has now grown into the band releasing its Elements Tour Box every year since 2014. The Elements More...

By Ralph Greco On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Nocturnal Blonde: Smart Heart

Nocturnal Blonde Smart Heart (Self released) As their bio states, Nocturnal Blonde was “originally created as a project to bring about awareness, in story form, to mental clarity and substance abuse.” The 5 More...