“A couple of times a year I make myself a tape to play in the car, a tape full of all the new songs I’ve loved over the previous few months, and every time I finish one I can’t believe that there’ll be another. Yet there always is, and I can’t wait for the next one; you need only a few hundred more things like that, and you’ve got a life worth living”.
Nick Hornby, from 31 Songs
No introduction needed. It’s one more great album by these Canadians.
Psychedelic, ambient, dark guitar album. Very moody.
Excellent pop-rock from a one-woman band from the UK.
So much energy in this acoustic album. The band seems to be authentic “gutter” punks, playing fast pop punk with some screamo elements. With a banjos and stuff. Really nice … Continue reading
Although I should have known more about Mogwai all these years they’ve been around, I don’t. I was never really into them. But this album really speaks to me.
Post-hardcore band from Sweden, with a devout following. I am one of those following, because their first couple of albums were amazing. Devastating music. Here’s a first sample off their … Continue reading
With this album, I’ve reached the end of my threshold of music as noise. Devastating and enormous in scope.
Debut album from Norway’s Spielbergs. Sounds to me like what a truly punk-ish band from the batch of bands that they used to call “alternative rock” in the early 90s … Continue reading