I may be a sleep-deprived university student with a million assignments due, but at least I've got some cool new CDs.
Today we take a closer look at the tight garage-rock debut from The Strokes that says everything it needs to say to the emerging post-punk revival scene-and culture of the time-in a concise 36 minutes.
Back-to-school season is upon students like me. May as well make the most of it with some music! (I actually love school, but just go with it).
Continuing in my U2 series, I take a look at the most openly political and punk-inspired album in the group's catalogue-the furious and indignant "War."
The first installment of my new series in which I take a closer look at all 13 records in U2's studio discography. Today we look at the debut that started it all.
Hello, happiest of holidays and a very happy New Year, my friends. I hope everyone has had a blessed season in whatever way it may be you celebrate and you're adjusting well into the new spin of 2017. I received a few music-centered Christmas gifts this year that I wanted to feature on this blog. … Continue reading Music Gifts and a Concert Update
It's currently Homecoming and Parents Weekend at the university I attend, so the campus has been full of alumni and family members. Since OWU is a reasonable distance from my hometown (2.5 hours), my dad came to visit yesterday and as usual, we went to the record store in town to pick up some new … Continue reading Weekend Record Store Mini Haul
Greetings friends and welcome to another post of Turntable Talk. Some bands I enjoy have albums with approaching release dates coming up, and I wanted to do a brief rundown of some records on my radar for this month and early September. 1.) "Sunlit Youth" by Local Natives; out 9 September. I've always enjoyed a … Continue reading Anticipated Releases: August and September 2016