I had intended to write a long diatribe about the evils of this past summer. It was, without a doubt, one of the worst times of my life.
The album never becomes as compelling as it tries so hard to be, regardless of what you file it under.
!!! may just be the world’s first post-punk funk group.
Even though it’s electronic, there’s a very personal and innocent quality to the music that should match any indie-pop fan’s liking.
I love the fact that it’s Christians putting this stuff out, that it’s Christians who are pushing the envelope of what’s acceptable.
A fresh sound that captures interest with beautiful songwriting and lush instrumentation.
The cast was an excellent choice, and set the tone for the 1960s, which became an incredible decade for westerns.
As a Christian, I am dismayed at some of the things that go on in this country.
Employing Southern rock stylings with some funk and occasional smatterings of hip-hop and metal, Tribute is extremely patchy.
It’s that age-old argument; is it the world’s violence that corrupts man, or does man’s violence corrupt the world?
The Faint are a rock band, first and foremost, and it’s obvious they love playing their music in front of a crowd.
Charity Empressa’s “drone” music makes for a beautiful and consistently rewarding listen.
Bui’s view of Vietnam is not of a wartorn country, but of a country full of life and energy.