Arctic Monkeys – Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino

Back in 2009 Alex Turner asked, “would you like me to build you a go-kart?” but on May 11th he said, “forget about the go-kart, here’s a rocket ship instead,” when Arctic Monkeys put out their sixth album Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino, a hotel from which I will never check out. Continue reading “Arctic Monkeys – Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino”


Alexandra Savior – Belladonna of Sadness

A couple months ago (I’m really late on this, but sometimes you just have to let an album sink in!), Alexandra Savior released her infectious debut album titled Belladonna of Sadness on April 7th.
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Cameron Avery – Ripe Dreams, Pipe Dreams

Tame Impala’s Cameron Avery released his debut solo album Ripe Dreams, Pipe Dreams on March 10th, and it is truly something else. Avery exudes class not only through his smooth voice, but also through the melodic compositions of each song to make up the album as a whole.
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Saturday Night and Sunday Morning

A little over a week or so ago I finished up what could possibly be considered one of my favorite books: Saturday Night and Sunday Morning by Alan Sillitoe. Continue reading “Saturday Night and Sunday Morning”