Some of the talented emerging artists on the MySpace label are present here (Sherwood and Kate Voegele as well as the 88 (a band that broke with the first.C.
The good signor news is, hey, free CD!The problem is that Paul Robb did not come up with any songs signor to match high-water marks like Think or Whats on Your Mind, and Antons voice has none of the pop code of Harlands strained baritone, a point made all the more obvious when Harland.Mike Farley (11/02/07) Scott Stapp: The Great Divide Label: Wind-Up Its a pity the band name Tool was already taken, because it would have served as a great name for former Creed singer Scott Stapps new endeavor.But the album, signor Still, is a great tone-setter for 2008, one filled with enough dress dreamy, lush, indie-inspired pop sure to draw from a wide range of audiences.That is, Harris wrote or co-wrote some of the songs on Norahs debut, including the breakout hit, Dont Know Why.Theres the sensitive lead singer with the Mohawk, the guy with the long-ish emo cut, the shaggy one in the back, and hey, they even have a black dude in the band.This has instantly given them street cred, but make no mistakeMobile sassi is a pop/rock band wrapped in alternative clothing.Theres also a lot of the twang that Chris Isaak peppers his tunes with, so youd probably be better off calling this New Country or something.If the members sought to make a record that sounded nothing like their respective bands, they definitely achieved their goal, with singer Eamon Hamilton putting his best Gordon Gano impression to songs that recall everything from the Thrills and CCR to punk rock.But what people tend to forget is that Frampton is one hell dress of a kickass guitar signor player. Standout tracks are the version haunting Misplayed Games, European flavored Place De La Bastille, and the uniquely uplifting Grenadine and Cigarettes.
Although examples of the genre have never been updated in the minds of the general public, prog rock is still around and is currently plugin best defined by artists such as Spocks Beard, Dream Theatre, and these guys: Porcupine Tree.
The influences are clear: Radiohead here (Extra Ordinary Thing Travis full there (Easier to Lie, Left meyer Behind Coldplay and Keane everywhere else, with a dash of Grandaddy for good measure.None of this is a bad thing, of course (unless you hate the Tubes).Will Harris (06/03/05) Rene Lopez: One Mans Year Label: Liberation Label If Rene Lopez released signor One Mans Year in the 80s, or even the 90s, it would be a one-hit wonder.He certainly has some good jokes up his sleeve when the crowd shouts Woo!Thomas version of Time Is On My Side blows the Stones rendition out of the water, while Phoenix delightfully bouncy Everything Is Everything and Bebel Gilbertos Aganjú balance out the doses of melancholy.But even if you stripped everything down to whats important, the songs, Black Tie Dynasty delivers an average batch of them that wouldnt measure up to those powerhouse tech Brit pop bands back in the day.Is This Thing On?Z Bergs tunes are sharp, the vocals are a Throwing Muses fans wet dream, and the girls can play, dammit.Of course, it wouldnt be a Kate Bush album home without a little arty silliness.Ive carried the title of this record with me for years, explains Aron.Sheiks first album on the Zoe label, White Limousine, is experimental even by the artists own recent standards.The hip hop mini-concert that closes the album, save J-Kwons We Came to Party, doesnt work so well, but everything sounds second-rate after Persephones Bees.Una Persson (08/03/07) Vanilla: Vanilla Label: Charlatan 2006 If digging a good pop album is a crime, then put the cuffs on me and drag eclipse my ass d as long as youre doing that, youd better stick to procedure by bagging and tagging Vanillas debut.
Its also the perfect way for someone who is too cool for classical music to take the plunge and introduce themselves.
Oddlogik signor sassi dress code offers what they call sweet organic soul with Lets Make When Right Now, a track that just screams New York City.
Isnt that a wonderful thing.