Tag Archives: TOP ALBUM

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 […]

TOP 25 ALBUMS OF 2014 – #22: PRIMUS & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY FEATURING THE FUNGAI ENSEMBLE…

I didn’t really expect an album of songs from Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory by Primus to be much more than a side project by the band that I’d listen to once in amusement and then put on a shelf with my other Primus CDs. How wrong I was. The weirdness and twisted imagination […]