My Top 30 Albums of 2014 :: 20-16

My Top 30 Albums of 2014 :: 20-16 20. Transgender Dysphoria Blues :: Against Me! My thoughts (from my review in January): The album opens with an overwhelming feeling of celebration and freedom, and even where lyrically the challenges of singer’s Laura Jane Grace’s life-changing choices to live her authentic life, even in the lines that … Continue reading My Top 30 Albums of 2014 :: 20-16

New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: September 30, 2014

New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: September 30, 2014 1. Playland :: Johnny Marr Three-Sentence Review: Addictive and incredibly listenable, Playland has taken me by surprise, exceeding any expectations I had when I pushed play. This album completely trumps and takes over Moz's disappointing release this year in its musical relevancy and cutting edge … Continue reading New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: September 30, 2014

New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: September 23, 2014

New Release Tuesday :: September 23, 2014 1. Too Bright :: Perfume Genius Three-Sentence Review: Music so beautiful it makes me cry, songs that hit me viscerally, deep under the skin, tearing at those often untouched emotionally complex parts of myself and then the next song comes around to kick and scream at me, in … Continue reading New Release Tuesday :: My Top 5 :: September 23, 2014