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PRINCE AND THE REVOLUTION’S *AROUND THE WORLD IN A DAY* TURNS 30!…

On this day in 1985, Prince and the Revolution’s followup to the massively successful Purple Rain album was released with little fanfare. Prince had asked that Warner Brothers release Around The World In A Day with almost no announcement, no videos, and no singles. I can only imagine the shouting matches that must have taken […]

TOP 25 ALBUMS OF 2014 – #7: LILY ALLEN – SHEEZUS…

Lily Allen’s return to pop music, after nearly calling it quits, was one of the most exciting pieces of news to me in 2013. She had hinted about being apprehensive about a return, but there was no need to worry at all. Rather than repeat what she did on her first two albums, Lily moves […]

TOP 25 ALBUMS OF 2014 – #15: FOXY SHAZAM – GONZO…

I can’t say it was all that much of a surprise when Foxy Shazam recently announced their indefinite hiatus from music. Despite releasing some extraordinary albums, they just couldn’t seem to catch a big break. And it was really clear from the lyrics of Gonzo that lead vocalist Eric Nally was feeling the pain of […]

PINK FLOYD NEWS! – *THE ENDLESS RIVER* SET FOR RELEASE NOVEMBER 10th! (with preview clips!)…

Check out “Louder Than Words” at the link! Exciting new for Pink Floyd fans! Today the details and release date were released for the upcoming Pink Floyd album The Endless River. One major question as we waited was “who would do the artwork?” Storm Thorgerson, who worked as part of Hipgnosis and solo, designed most […]

REVIEW: LILY ALLEN – SHEEZUS…

“Been here before, so I’m prepared. Not gonna lie though, I’m kinda scared.” So starts the first line of the first song on Lily Allen’s triumphant return to pop music, the cheekily titled Sheezus. Yes, she even thanks both Kanye West (whose last release was titled Yeezus) and Jesus in the liner notes for the […]

REVIEW: FOXY SHAZAM – GONZO (and FREE DOWNLOAD!)…

April 2nd, the day after April Fools Day, Foxy Shazam put their brand new album Gonzo up for free download. After being on major and indie labels both, the band decided to simply give this album away for free, with a limited vinyl edition pressed for preorders. In a week’s time the reactions have been […]