Category Archive: Music critic

Hell is Eux Autres. Eux Autres.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Eux Autres is a band formed originally for the siblings Nicholas and Heather Larimer, from Portland with Omaha roots, which plays garage-pop. Guitarist/vocalist Nicholas Larimer graduated from North High School in ’96,… Continue reading

It’s a great time to be making music, and a great time to be listening to music, too. Interview with Lawrence McCluskey. 

Lawrence McCluskey is the brilliant mind behind Strawberry Whiplash and Bubblegum Lemonade. While Strawberry Whiplash is an indie pop band hailing from Glasgow Scotland, with Sandra McCluskey on vocals and Lawrence on instruments… Continue reading

Abysmal Thoughts. The Drums

⭐️⭐️ The return of The Drums after 3 years is not the return of The Drums: all the original band members have quit and just remain only Jonny Pierce.  “When Jacob left the… Continue reading

We need more filters to find the very special music 

Nowadays is easier than ever for an artist release an album: through a label (one of the three major labels, their subsidiaries or an independent label), release founded by crowdfunding as Kickstarted, release… Continue reading

The death of the rock?

“Woke up this morning with the strangest feeling/I had a nightmare, but I wasn’t dreaming/I ran outside to see, it’s not 2003/Turned on the radio it’s so confusing/Rappers were singing/And rockers DJ’ing/There’s no… Continue reading

Corn Flakes with John Lennon and Other Tales from a Rock ‘n’ Roll Life by Robert Hilburn

One November night, Robert Hilburn was hanging with John Lennon in a studio recording and the “atmosphere was so relaxed that John invited me to contribute to the album’s sound effects”. But “one… Continue reading

Poetry and song lyrics

Today, the Nobel Prize of Literature was awarded to Bob Dylan, “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition“.   In 2011, the Prince of Asturias Award for Letters… Continue reading

The return of the pop-punk? 

In past days, Yellowcard released his 11th studio album, announcing it will be the last one. But this year, other 5 important pop-punk bands are releasing new studio albums too: Blink 182 (California),… Continue reading

Choosing the right Setlist

Often, when we go to a concert/gig, we want the artist/singer/musician play the songs we like… but how do they choose the songs to play? How do they pick the songs for a… Continue reading

Daughter. Not to Disappear

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ The second album of Daughter Not to Dissapear is one of the few great albums during 2016.Not to Disappear reflects a mature sound of this band. During 10 songs we can hear… Continue reading