Category: New Releases

John Mayer Wave One

The Search for Everything : Wave One

  The Search for Everything: Wave One, was released January 20, 2017. The EP contains the first four tracks from John Mayer’s seventh studio album, which will be released four songs at a time. The title sounds like it should be embossed on a book that’s so big that two people...

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Gavin DeGraw – Something Worth Saving

Gavin DeGraw’s sixth studio album, Something Worth Saving, was released on RCA records September 9, 2016. This is a pop album through and through, with DeGraw crooning typical love songs. “She Sets the City on Fire” is the lead single on the album… Whoa – when did Gavin DeGraw start sounding...

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Bastille – Wild World

Photo credit: Wolf James Holy cats, 19 songs! This one album could have been two. I normally review each and every track, but I will recommend highlights instead. Bastille’s Wild World was released September 9, 2016. “Good Grief” quickly sets the tone with its great vocals and drums.  The song is a...

Wilco Schmilco

Wilco – Schmilco

I have a confession to make. I’ve never listened to a Wilco album.  Wilco’s tenth album, Schmilco, was released September 9, 2016. I had the advantage of listening to this album without comparing it to any prior album. Since they are a very established alt-rock band, there were a plethora...

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Jem- Beachwood Canyon

There have been several retro style albums released this year. Jem’s Beachwood Canyon was released August 5, 2016 on Orchid Entertainment. Jem was inspired by bands of the 60s and 70s, according to an interview with Agafonov. This music is totally different than Jem’s last album, Down to Earth, which...