Manchester Orchestra – Simple Math

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Release Date: May 6, 2011 Reviewed by Chris Johnston Manchester Orchestra have found what works for them, and totally scrapped it. That’s par for the course though, as they’ve never really remained static in one foundation for too long. They like to change it up…A LOT. But that’s not to say it’s a bad thing. […]

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Dredg – Chuckles and Mr. Squeezy

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Release Date: May 3, 2011 Reviewed by Chris Johnston I’d have loved to be at the studio with these guys while this record was being recorded. I believe the general mantra went something like this: “Let’s abandon what made us popular and get weird.” That’s not to say that Indie outfit Dredg’s latest effort ‘Chuckles […]

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Foo Fighters – Wasting Light

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Release Date: April 12, 2011 Reviewed by Chris Johnston Dave Grohl might be the most underrated musician out there today. He has millions of fans, sure, but do you ever see him on syndicated MTV shows? No. Is he wearing crazy outfits to award shows to make a statement? No. Certainly those who know of […]

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Art Of Dying – Vices And Virtues

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Release Date: March 22, 2011 Reviewed by Chris Johnston Oh, Canada. Our home and native land. Well, at least for Vancouver radio-rock outfit, Art Of Dying And Nickleback…. Ok, back to Art Of Dying. They’re certainly following in the footsteps of their previously mentioned fellow countrymen, Nickleback, by making rock music that will appeal to […]

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