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TOP 25 ALBUMS OF 2014 – #16: LENNY KRAVITZ – STRUT…

Lenny Kravitz scored big this year with his latest album Strut, putting a large amount of swagger back into his sound. Despite the fact he wrote a song saying just the opposite, rock and roll is far from dead and with fine albums like this one, and Lenny is one of those carrying the torch […]

TOP 25 ALBUMS OF 2014 – #20: ELBOW – THE TAKE OFF AND LANDING OF EVERYTHING…

I was first introduced to Elbow a few years back by picking up the War Child: Heroes compilation with their cover of U2’s “Running To Stand Still”. I was fairly taken by Guy Garvey’s voice and its immediate similarity to Peter Gabriel, one of my favorite vocalists of all time. So I pursued a bit […]

THE REBOOT: MORRISSEY – YOUR ARSENAL (DEFINITIVE MASTER EDITION)…

This week one of Morrissey’s arguably finest albums was released in a “Definitive Master” edition. 1992’s Your Arsenal was the full-length album debut of Moz’s new band featuring Boz Boorer, who would stick with him the rest of his career to date and become an important collaborator. The album was a ferocious change of pace […]