Misfits – Famous Monsters – CD

Misfits – Famous Monsters – CD

Misfits – Famous Monsters – CD (Roadrunner Records) If you are searching for an intellectual pursuit into evolution, death, angels, aliens, monsters, myths, and legends, you won’t find it here. If you are looking for some spunky new wave music, the Misfits...
Murder 1 – American Junkie – CD

Murder 1 – American Junkie – CD

Murder 1 – American Junkie – CD (Pavement Music) Yuk! There’s enough testosterone here to kill a butch buffalo. Not my cup of tea. I think they’re into Pantera and Rage Against The Machine, but I don’t think they quite achieve anything close to that...
Muse – Showbiz – CD

Muse – Showbiz – CD

Muse – Showbiz – CD (Maverick Recording Company) This seems to be Euro-alterna-rock, but a cut above the typical. The strongest element is the lead vocals (Matthew Bellamy), who soars with a style reminding me of the late Jeff Buckley. As I go thru this...
Mutiny – Rum Rebellion – CD

Mutiny – Rum Rebellion – CD

Mutiny – Rum Rebellion – CD (Hells Ditch) “Rum Rebellion” by Mutiny is the debut album on Hellís Ditch Records. Mutiny is a very playful band. They dabble in everything from beer swigging Irish style music, to English sea-faring choruses, to Australian...
The Marbles – Rocks Not Dead – CD

The Marbles – Rocks Not Dead – CD

The Marbles – Rocks Not Dead – CD (Break-Up Records) This is not the band to be proclaiming that Rock is not Dead. If this CD represents rock then maybe it should be put out of its misery. This CD is best described as cheesy bubble gum new wave music with...
Mustard Plug – Pray for Mojo – CD

Mustard Plug – Pray for Mojo – CD

Mustard Plug – Pray for Mojo – CD (Hopeless Records) These ska boys from MI sent me their first 7 to review many years ago. I loved ‘em then and I love ‘em still. Smooth, bouncy, big fun ska. They have a pretty strong punk influence in their...
Merauder – Five Deadly Demons – CD

Merauder – Five Deadly Demons – CD

Merauder – Five Deadly Demons – CD (Century Media) Very aggressive metal along the lines of Pantera. Self-described as a crossover between metal and hardcore. Catchy songs that are sometimes even melodic. Merauder is deadly and venomous. Check them out !...
Mindset – A Bullet for Cinderella – CD

Mindset – A Bullet for Cinderella – CD

Mindset – A Bullet for Cinderella – CD Mindset comes off as another band that tries way too hard to be cool for the AOR station. They try unsuccessfully to be in your face with their fake angry fuck off attitudes. Mindset seems to be contrived and their...