Anastasio’s first true solo studio effort since 2006 is one of his best. Traveler combines pop hooks, a horn section, and complex percussion into a concise, catchy package.
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Elemental Themes might be 2012′s ultimate critic-proof album, alongside Black Banana’s Rad Times Xpress IV. You’re either going to go along with this in a major way, or your response might be a bit (or a lot) more muted.
British Lion thankfully avoids riding on Iron Maiden’s coattails; however, it’s only a little bit better for doing so.
Entertaining and wide-ranging, at least across its eight original songs.
Propagandhi has undoubtedly matured, but the band’s outrage at corporate and governmental greed, society’s failings, and the dismissal of those left suffering on the fringes is still as heartfelt and articulate as it ever was.