Pre-holiday (프리홀리데이) : Table 6

Pre-holiday (프리홀리데이) : Table 6

I saw Pre-holiday on Bandcamp and took a quick preview of “At This Time” before immediately buying the EP. Her voice was warm and deep and not what I was expecting. She classifies her music across a number of genres like neo-soul, electronic, synthpop, and...
The Vane : Line

The Vane : Line

I listened to The Vane on passing a few times. It wasn’t that I didn’t plan on not reviewing Line, but I kept forgetting. When readers nominated The Vane as one of the best releases for 2016, I went back to see what I missed. I’m not sure about the...
Diet Darling : Using My Lips

Diet Darling : Using My Lips

From the first song on Diet Darling‘s Using My Lips, you get the feeling of laid back British garage rock. The tempo is relaxed, the guitar and bass plod with the beat, and the drums add little excitement to the overall song. But that’s where the enjoyment...
TwoFive : It Was Good, That Day

TwoFive : It Was Good, That Day

I’m not sure where I heard TwoFive first, it might have been a suggested page on Facebook. But when I heard the It Was Good, That Day, it reminded me of the best parts of punk rock. Meaning the sound of the band is simple, honest, and most of all fun. The six...
Best of 2016 : Reader’s Pick

Best of 2016 : Reader’s Pick

Voting for the Reader’s Pick for Release of 2016 finished on December 24, 2016. Actually it ended sometime the morning of the 25th because I forgot. Anyway, there were 325 votes for the release of the year. This is a lot more than I thought there would be, but...