Music

Your Vegas – A Town And Two Cities

There is something distinctly British about Your Vegas. No, it’s not that their band members hail from Leeds but perhaps the convergent sound of a British alternative group meeting Nirvana then deciding to make songs as sweeping as U2. The album is short. 3 songs. But all three songs are ear-catching, emotional and it’s almost...

Peavey Signature Series EX Guitar

HP Signature Series EX double-cutaway guitars are a great value for those of you looking to rock it out at non-rockstar prices. The Signature Series EX uses a Maple veneer making it both lightweight, comfortable and on-stage looks. They utilize Grover tuning gears, humbucking pickups and a stop tailpiece with tune-o-matic bridge. What this means...

The Killers: Sawdust

It’s taken a little while but The Killers have finally finished the tracks not completed for Hot Fuss and Sam’s Town and compiled them together with “All The Pretty Faces” (b-side of “When You Were Young”); two movie soundtrack tunes, “Shadowplay” (a Joy Division cover from Control, Anton Corbijn’s biopic of Ian Curtis) and “Move...

It Won’t Be Soon Before Long – Maroon 5 [Win This CD!]

It’s already been five years since the 10x platinum ‘Songs About Jane’. Maroon 5 has released their much-anticipated sophomore album today with a sexier and stronger edge. The band has pulled from Prince, Michael Jackson and Taking Heads as inspiration – the result? George Clinton funk meets George Michael pop. Definitely worth a listen. What...

Minutes to Midnight – Linkin Park

Linkin Park has become known for successfully integrating rock and hip-hop into a style of their own. Their highly anticipated, and longest album, Minutes to Midnight hits stores today. The style has changed a little bit in this new album, with less of the Mike Shinoda’s MC rap vocals, instead offering a bit more harmony....