The sonic-bluster that Beastwars summon on their debut—smashing together sludge, doom, and AmRep noise rock—finally sees a global release, courtesy of Destroy/EMI Records.
Ohio foursome picks up where their excellent 2011 album, “Canary”, left off — history-soaked alt-country
At 28 tracks, The Singer’s batting average isn’t too spectacular.
This is the kind of decidedly not-careful record pop music could use these days, even if it is that lack of care that keeps it from its own greatness.
Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD is the same game that came out in 1999: intuitive gameplay, small-but-interactive levels, and oozing with personality. It just hasn’t aged particularly well.