Shofar - "Running"
Shofar is an indie rock band out of Minneapolis, Minnesota that just released their self-titled album on October 16th of this year. On the album is the song "Running," which is the first track on Shofar. The band's name shares the same with an ancient musical horn that's used for Jewish Religious purposes- ...
Fool Heavy - 'Gusto' Debut LP For Pre-Release Review
The '90s are back in a big way- just ask Long Island, NY's garage rock duo, Fool Heavy. Seamlessly melding elements of the era's grunge and alternative wave they've forged a sound that's somehow both nostalgic- in its carefree self-deprecation and Cobain-esque guitars - and modern, with a steadfast ...
Top40-Charts Reviews Hot New Single "Get Out Of Here" By Pop Artist, Tori Marjorie
Tori Marjorie is a pop rock/folk rock artist out of New England. Using a loop station and multiple instruments such as guitar and trumpet, Tori transform into a one person band. She has played in venues all across New England including the Hard Rock Cafe in Boston and 66 Church in CT. At he VIP lounge ...
Stunning Album Review For Raw And Reckless Volume Two An Album By Some Amazing Bands. Released Worldwide On Bongo Boy Records
Album Review by The Grouch | Sweden
Raw & Reckless Volume Two Featuring the following rockers Rezmanian Devils Society, Troy Tipton, Wayne Olivieri, Gar Francis, Charles Brown, The Corridors, Lon Michaels, Bruce Lev, DJ Buddy Holly, Ricky Persaud Jr., Raftree, Inches From Sin and Chickahominy Vibe
Escape The Mind The New Age Album That Is Filled With Good Music Does Indeed Provide An Escape For Your Mind
Review by THE GROUCH
If you have been reading my reviews you may remember a review I did for Reflections of Love which is a single by Les Fradkin. If you do, you remember that Reflections of Love is the first 'New Age' track I have reviewed. You may also remember that I would not consider ...
You Should Definitely Know, Backroom Blues Volume Two, An Album That Leaves You Breathless And Wonder What Just Happened
Well folks, I am back and this time I am going to introduce the second album of Bongo Boy's Backroom Blues series.
In a nutshell, this is why American culture kicks ass all over the world. The music on this album just oozes cool, not just the "OK-that-was-cool" kind of cool, but the kind of cool ...
"Tornado" By Electropop Artist Nearly A Nation
Nick Long or Nearly A Nation as he goes by is a new and cool version of electro pop and dance music.
Described as having a 'musical imagination' and being incredibly poignant, Nearly A Nation should be lifted to the global stage with their emotional sounding dance music.
Singing about the problems ...
It's Her Party: A Review Of Melanie Martinez's "Cry Baby"
Melanie Martinez's debut full length effort, Cry Baby, is the gift that keeps on giving. First off, it is a concept album: we are introduced to Cry Baby, its titular character, from track one, and continue to follow her journey of self-discovery throughout the 13 tracks (16 if you're lucky and pick ...
Top40: The Best Of 2012
It's almost 2013, so we'll be drowning in end-of-the-year lists! What is the greatest music album of 2012? If you ask a hundred different people to name the best album of 2012, the chances are that you will not get a unanimous answer!
When differential genre albums are placed that close together in ...
Top40: The Best Of 2009
NEW YORK (Top40 Charts) - It's 2009, so we'll be drowning in end-of-the-year lists! What is the greatest music album of the 2009? If you ask a hundred different people to name the best album of 2009, the chances are that you will not get a unanimous answer! When differential genre albums are placed ...
Single Reviews Released 25 May 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) RECORD OF THE WEEK Black Eyed Peas - Boom Boom Pow: The Black Eyed Peas return with a single that's a nod to the past while simultaneously grabbing hold of the future. It is the first single from the album The E.N.D. And just try to keep it ...
Single Reviews Released 18 May 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) RECORD OF THE WEEK Flo Rida featuring Wynter - Sugar: At first listen I thought I had travelled back in time to the year 1999 or so, a bad time in this particular instance, where I was at one of those awkward parties after an awkward school ...
Single Reviews Released 11 May 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) RECORD OF THE WEEK Eminem - We Made You: Three things are always guaranteed on every Eminem album: Stark honesty, Dr. Dre's production, and a crass lead single. Eminem continues the tradition with the recent release of "We Made You," the official ...
Single Reviews Released 4 May 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) RECORD OF THE WEEK U2 - Magnificent: There is no question about U2, and the strength Bono, Larry, Adam & The Edge have shown over the years. They still have a great stride when it comes to making really great songs, and a rhythm that matches ...
Single Reviews Released 27 April 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) RECORD OF THE WEEK Pink - Please Don't Leave Me: Pink saves the really brutally honest and personal stuff for her songs. 'So What' was a cry of defiance after her marriage seemed to be falling apart, putting you, the listener, in the room ...
Single Reviews Released 20 April 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) - RECORD OF THE WEEK Tinchy Stryder ft. N-Dubz - Number One: N-Dubz. Everything they do raises a grin to my chops. Dappy's insistence on throwing in a "nah-nah-naiii-hee" as soon as his microphone is switched on is a brilliant pop thing. Tinchy's ...
Single Reviews Released 13 April 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) - RECORD OF THE WEEK Beyonce - Halo: Beyonce's double disc 'I Am... Sasha Fierce' album has already sold three million copies worldwide. 'Halo' is a contemporary power ballad in the 'Bleeding Love' moood: modish beats, a simple piano melody ...
Single Reviews Released 6 April 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) - RECORD OF THE WEEK Depeche Mode - Wrong: The new single "Wrong" is classic Depeche Mode! Nothing shocking, nothing new, but really good. The video on the other hand is amazing. It was directed by Patrick Daughters, known for his memorable ...
Single Reviews Released 30 March 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) - RECORD OF THE WEEK Just Jack - Embers: Embers', the lead single from album number three, finds Jack attempting to bring some rationality to the confusion of modern life. It's packed with infectious catchy beats all wrapped around his razor ...
Single Reviews Released 23 March 2009
LONDON, UK (Top40 Charts/ by Jenny McCarthy - Staff Writer) - RECORD OF THE WEEK Flo Rida Featuring Keyshia Cole - Right Round:
On "Right Round," the first single from his upcoming second album R.O.O.T.S. Dr. Luke steps into the production role and they create 3 1/2 minutes of tremendous fun. You ...
Album Of The Week: Dierks Bentley - Long Trip Alone
By Cassandra/ Top40 Charts (London, UK) Dierks Bentley - Long Trip Alone Original Release Date: October 17, 2006 What makes up country music? Songs of lovin, livin', leavin', drinkin', and carryin' on. What makes up Dierks Bentley's fourth album? (he had released one in 2001 entitled "Don't Leave ...
Album Of The Week: Terri Clark - Life Goes On
by Adam (Toronto, Canada) Terri Clark - Life Goes On Original Release Date: November 1, 2005 Terri Clark returns with a new album LIFE GOES ON, after she released a 'Greatest Hits' last year. We had the pleasure of seeing her live this summer and Terri is quite the entertainer. She sang a lot of songs ...
Album Of The Week: George Strait - Somewhere Down In Texas
NEW YORK (by Paris Kazakis, Staff Writer) George Strait - Somewhere Down In Texas Original Release Date: June 28, 2005 I can always thank Giannis Petridis (Greek State Radio/ ERT) for my love of country music. I was brought up listening to everything from Patsy Cline to Merle Haggard to Conway Twitty. ...
Album Of The Week: The Forty5South - We're Country So We Can
by Paris (New York) The Forty5South - We're Country So We Can Original Release Date: April 26, 2005 Last week I took the morning train from Boston to New York. I set this record in my portable cd-player as more of a curiosity. I was wondering what a young country band would sound like produced by ...
Single reviews released 31 January 2005
LONDON, UK by Jenny (Staff Writer) RECORD OF THE WEEK Eminem - Like Toy Soldiers: America loves to promote songs about Eminem's personal demons (see "Cleanin Out My Closet" and "The Way I Am") but they are going to be pressed with that kind of material that can be a very good single. "Like Toy Soldiers," ...
Single reviews released 24 January 2005
LONDON, UK by Jenny (Staff Writer)
RECORD OF THE WEEK
Mylo - Destroy Rock & Roll: Destroy Rock & Roll' is exponentially more than the sum of its parts. Mylo may not be quite dance music's Strokes, the new act that will suddenly thrust their music back into the zeitgeist. "Destroy Rock & Roll" is ...
Top40: The Best Albums Of 2004
NEW YORK (Top40 Charts) - Top40-Charts.com brings you a top40 list of albums which we noted as the most significant of 2004. The following reviews contain the best of the past year (2004). As an independent online music source we have the priviledge to bring you the albums which we consider the best. ...
Single reviews released 13 December 2004
LONDON, UK by Jenny (Staff Writer) RECORD OF THE WEEK Electric Six - Radio Ga Ga: Electric Six are set to release their gargantuan interpretation of the Queen classic 'Radio Ga Ga' as their debut Rushmore Recordings/Warners release on December 13th. Set to soundtrack office Christmas parties everywhere, ...
Single reviews released 6 December 2004
LONDON, UK by Jenny (Staff Writer) RECORD OF THE WEEK Kylie Minogue - I Believe In You: 'I Believe In You' is another perfect piece of dance-pop from Kylie. It's like Donna Summer meets Backstreet Boys with smooth-line synth and cracking drum sounds! If still is something out there in Europe which ...
Single reviews released 15 November 2004
LONDON, UK by Jenny (Staff Writer) RECORD OF THE WEEK Gwen Stefani - What You Waiting For: Gwen Stefani is a modern female rocker. Her sound is unique and individual - she's the real deal. Thank god there are females that can make good music and get recognized for it! I think Gwen is very talented ...