Bastille – Bad Blood – CD

Bastille – Bad Blood – CD

Bastille – Bad Blood – CD (Virgin Records) Like many others I became aware of Bastille due to their infectious hit “Pompeii” with its great driving rhythm, haunting vocal lines and unique instrumentation structure. As I dug deeper into this indie electronic...
Blame,The – No One is Innocent – CD

Blame,The – No One is Innocent – CD

Blame,The – No One is Innocent – CD (F.U.G. Records) Like a shotgun blast to the face, This CD starts out with hard rock aggression that doesn’t end until the last man is standing. The sound is a bit reminiscent of Motley Crue intermixed with pure punk...
Bad Astronaut-Acrophobe – CD

Bad Astronaut-Acrophobe – CD

Bad Astronaut-Acrophobe – CD (Honest Don’s) I love the simplicity of the cover art work for this CD. With the addition of keyboards and cello meshed with the great changes that occur in the songs, this release shines above the same old alternative pop...
The Bangs – Sweet Revenge – CD

The Bangs – Sweet Revenge – CD

The Bangs – Sweet Revenge – CD (Kill Rock Stars) The Bangs have been around for quite a while and are in my mind one of the leaders in the whole riotgrrl scene that was spawned about a decade ago.   Fun, bouncy and raw punk pop played with a passion and...
Blakely, Mike - West of You – CD

Blakely, Mike - West of You – CD

Blakely, Mike - West of You – CD (Swing Rider Records)   Mike Blakely sings good old country flavored tunes with a folksy flair. I’m one of those people who isn’t too keen on the pop styling that country music has adopted, the so-called new country. So if you...