Concert Recaps

Concert Recap: Deafheaven at High Noon Saloon

After getting back to Madison from North by Northeast Music and Interactive Festival in Toronto on Sunday, my level of exhaustion only meant one thing: I NEED METAL, of course. In all seriousness, I did not want to miss the band that put out one of my favorite albums from last year, so I made the trek […]

Miscellaneous Album Reviews Top 5

My Top 5 Albums of 2013 – #5: Sunbather

Because of my extreme levels of procrastination and laziness over winter break, my longer analysis of this album in particular, and my night-owl tendencies starting to bite me in the ass, I’ve decided to make my Top 5  list a little different to make up for its lack of timeliness. For my top albums, I will […]

Miscellaneous Album Reviews

A Top 20 Album: Kill ‘Em All by Metallica

With move-in last Thursday and Leadershape keeping me away from my laptop this upcoming week, I have and will be breaking my consistency of having a Wild Card Wednesday and Throwback Thursday every week. Fortunately, I saw it as a perfect time to start a series of posts that I’ve been wanting to do for […]

Song Spotlight Wild Card

Wild Card Wednesdays: “Movin’ Out” by Aerosmith

Picked this song due to its appropriateness for today. The roommates and I are heading down six floors to our new home today. Really gonna miss the view of the capitol. But a new year means new experiences, and I’m excited. Anyway, enjoy this rockin’ song off of Aerosmith’s self-titled debut album. It’s definitely another […]

Song Spotlight Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: “It’s So Easy” by Guns N’ Roses

The first single off their debut album, “It’s So Easy” goes unnoticed in comparison to “Welcome to the Jungle” and “Sweet Child O’ Mine” when it comes to rock radio play, and it’s a damn shame. The bass intro starts the track off with a bang, and the rest of the song stays upbeat for […]