Aoede – Push and Pull – CD

Aoede – Push and Pull – CD

Aoede – Push and Pull – CD (Aoede Muse Music) I liked the music on this release. There’s a slight grittiness to it, almost like a more melodic Yeah Yeah Yeahs. However, I feel that the female vocals and lyrics don’t have the punch that the...
2Pac – Thug / Life – 2CD

2Pac – Thug / Life – 2CD

2Pac – Thug / Life – 2CD (Universal Records) Listing to this 2-pack 2Pac best of release, I have to say that I still don’t get his appeal as a rapper. Disc 1 is subtitled Thug, while Disc 2 is subtitled Life, and as far as the music goes I...
Omar Akram – Secret Journey – CD

Omar Akram – Secret Journey – CD

Omar Akram – Secret Journey – CD (Real Music) Despite the very new age look of the CD cover for this release, it’s actually pretty good. Omar‘s instrumental music is a combination of Classical, Middle Eastern and Gypsy. The resulting sound is...
A. Rex – Moving Backwards – CD

A. Rex – Moving Backwards – CD

A. Rex – Moving Backwards – CD (A. Rex Music) Despite its faults this release is pretty damn good. The piano-based tunes are catchy and the lyrics are good. The vocals are good as well. My problem is that they don’t have much flavor to them. The...