Category Archives: Reviews

4 – Leftfield – Leftism (1995)

When I say the words “dance music” followed by the words “dub” I imagine some of you will cringe as you imagine almost endless “wub wub wubs” in the form of dubstep battering down your ear drums. Some of you … Continue reading

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5 – Autopsy – Mental Funeral (1991)

It takes a truly special death metal album to stand out from the crowd. For every blood stained masterpiece, there’s probably at least one thousand boring & repetitive records which focus far too much on been brutal rather than been … Continue reading

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6 – Baroness – Blue Record (2009)

I’ve got a huge amount of respect for Baroness. For a band to bounce back from a horrific bus crash (minus two of the original members) shows tremendous strength. Just read this post from the year anniversary of the accident … Continue reading

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8 – Clutch – Earth Rocker (2013)

“Rock is dead” is one of those phrases that gets repeated quite often by people who never had any interest in rock music in the first place and/or people who will listen to only the sickest new Hip-Hop or electronic … Continue reading

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9 – Mad Season – Above (1995)

Mad Season were a grunge supergroup consisting of members from Alice In Chains, Pearl Jam and Screaming Trees. Before you cringe at the term supergroup, this isn’t a band whose big ego’s clashed and they ended up making something disappointing. In … Continue reading

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10 – Nick Drake – Pink Moon (1972)

In a world of vastly layered and produced albums, it’s easy to forget that sometimes less is more. Stripping everything back to its bare bones really focuses on the musicians themselves and sometimes they can shine even brighter without the … Continue reading

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My Personal Favourite Albums of 2012 – Some Honourable Mentions

Like most of these lists, there’s always a few albums that were really unfortunate to miss out and you regret not finding a spot for them on your list. I won’t go into too much detail, but if your checking … Continue reading

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