Yellowcard – Paper Walls – CD

Yellowcard – Paper Walls – CD

Yellowcard – Paper Walls – CD (Capitol Records) Yellowcard is back with a followup to their huge release Ocean Avenue. Paper Walls is very similar, but with less emphasis on the violin and a bit more variety and musical growth than their last disc. My...

The Youngs – The Youngs – CD

The Youngs – The Youngs – CD (Mimicry Records) When The Youngs stick with the tweaking traditional song structure they are wonderful. Some of the songs especially “Cold Wind” reminded of Laurie Anderson meets Eleni Mandell. However, too many...
Ya-Ne-Zniyoo – All is Not Lost – CD

Ya-Ne-Zniyoo – All is Not Lost – CD

Ya-Ne-Zniyoo – All is Not Lost – CD (Ya-Ne-Zniyoo) Infectious is a good description of this CD. I don’t know what it is but the tunes just take over your brain. The first track is a good example. While the lyrics seem off center at first, they keep...
Your Adversary – 3 – CD

Your Adversary – 3 – CD

Your Adversary – 3 – CD (Create A Villain of Your Own) Good God! Fast and repetitive music with screaming vocals is just getting so fucking boring. How did I end up reviewing this release anyway? Oh that’s right, nobody else wanted to review it...
Yes – The Ladder – CD

Yes – The Ladder – CD

Yes – The Ladder – CD (Beyond Records / BMG) Believe it or not, Yes is still around. This takes me back to my prog-rock days from when I was a preteen into my late teens. I loved Yes and other bands like this such as King Crimson, middle period Rush, early...