Category Archive: rock

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

Rave Sound of the Month. The Raveonettes

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ This year the last album of The Raveonettes was released in the form of one song by month, and it was called Rave Sound of the Month. In their website, the group… Continue reading

Dreamless. Crocodiles

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ This year, Crocodiles (Brandon Welchez and Charles Rowell) released their sixth album studio, recorded in Mexico City. This new album, innovative like the other albums of the Crocodiles, is different from their… 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

On Hold. The xx

The past week was released the first single of The xx in four years. And the reception for this song was incredible, everybody were talking about it, but… it’s really a song by… Continue reading

Possible scenarios for the Ceremony of the Nobel Prize in Literature

In 2007, Bob Dylan was awarded with the Price of Asturias Award for the Arts, for being “a living legend in the history of popular music and a guiding light for a generation… 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

The Wave. Tom Chaplin

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ In 2013, the English rock band Keane split away. There was little information about the split, but in media appear some information about drugs abuse of the vocalist, Tom Chaplin.  When one… 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