Juliana Hatfield – Weird

Sunday, February 24 By: John Campbell Juliana Hatfield, American singer and songwriter and primarily solo artist adds another full length album to her well rounded thirty-plus year career in music. “Weird” is a great addition to the Rock genre.  This album appealed to me in a couple of ways, and I was not let down but this musical veteran. Going into this album, I …

Dream Theater – Images and Words

Friday, February 15th By: John Campbell Looking back in time, the American progressive metal band Dream Theater has had such a fulfilling career. Taking cues from their greatest inspirations such as Rush, Pink Floyd and Iron Maiden, Dream Theater has composed technically impressive pieces of progressive metal throughout their career. Starting under the name Majesty in 1985, the band built their …

Toro y Moi – Outer Peace

February 14th By: John Campbell Chaz Bear, once at the forefront of the Chillwave movement circa 2011-2012 once again gives us another LP to kick off 2019. This LP “Outer Peace” aims at elements commonly blended together by the very popular Daft Punk and captures some of the relaxing essence of Chillwaveonce more. Given my infatuation with artists like Emancipator and Washed Out, I held highexpectations of an album with …

Deerhunter – Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared?

Wednesday, February 13th By: John Campbell The five-piece Indie Rock band Deerhunter has completed their eighth studio album on the cusp of 2019 called “Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared?”. After teasing this album with the single “Death In Midsummer” back in October and “Element” in December, they’ve come through with their newest album. Though this band has seen many lineup …

‘Ready Player One’ is reminiscent of book but fails to deliver same impact

3.28.18 Reviewed by: Allison Broski “Ready Player One” is a novel-to-film adaptation which is reminiscent of the book it portrays but fails to deliver the same impact. The film takes place in Columbus, Ohio in the year 2044. The Earth has become a desolate place, and people have taken refuge in the online world known …