Monthly Archives: November 2016

John Wesley – a way you’ll never be…

I love Wes. I figure I’d better start with that. His last solo album, “Disconnect,” was my favorite of his to this point. The album had so many different flavors and great songwriting. This time out John Wesley (known to … Continue reading

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Enslaved – “The Sleeping Gods – Thorn”

Enslaved are one of my favorite bands. Take that into account. In my mind, they can do no wrong and this re-issue is another example of that. “The Sleeping Gods” and “Thorn” were both originally released (separately) back in 2011. … Continue reading

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ZA – “Grito Al Aire” EP

When does a step backward mean a step forward? In the case of Chilean band Diogenes, it’s when the band revisits 3 older tracks when they were known as ZA. Confused? Ok well, Diogenes is a band that I previously … Continue reading

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Crippled Black Phoenix – “Bronze”

Crippled Black Phoenix are one of my favorite bands. They have a very dark Floydian vibe that has always appealed to me. On their latest album “Bronze,” CBP have once again tapped into that but perhaps exude even more dark … Continue reading

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The Fierce And The Dead – “If It Carries On Like This We Are Moving To Morecambe”

Kudos to Bad Elephant Music for re-issuing the debut full length album “If It Carries On Like This We Are Moving To Morecambe” by post prog rockers the Fierce and the Dead. While I don’t think the original master of … Continue reading

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The Neal Morse Band – “The Similitude of a Dream”

I need to make a few disclaimers before I even get into this album. Neal Morse is a Christian, I am an Atheist. I did the whole Christian thing when I was younger but I guess I had my own … Continue reading

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The Reticent – “On the Eve of a Goodbye”

I am always on the lookout for bands that aim to combine seemingly disparate influences. While influence is a difficult¬†thing to truly surmount, especially if the sound or style of a¬†particular artist becomes the focal point of a new band, … Continue reading

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