Some of my favorite bands, plus my top 10 albums

As if you couldn’t already tell from the lovely wordcloud pictured above, music is a huge part of my life. The visual you see features 50 of my favorite bands in no particular order and was made using the site Wordle. While you browse through that cluster of (primarily) alternative rock bands, I’m going to […]

Nobody wants to know my name and…

Lazarus.  A name you probably only recognize because of the story in the Bible, the story of how Jesus miraculously brought a man back to life. But what about the song?  The song that closes Circa Survive’s EP “Appendage.”  The song that brings all the comfort in the world to me for approximately four minutes […]

My top 10 vocalists

1. Anthony Green, Circa Survive 2. Dallas Green, Alexisonfire, City and Colour 3. Craig Owens, D.R.U.G.S. 4. Elizabeth Powell, Land of Talk 5. Brandon Flowers, The Killers 6. Brian Aubert, Silversun Pickups 7. Adam Lazzara, Taking Back Sunday 8. Gerard Way, My Chemical Romance 9. Chris Martin, Coldplay 10. M. Shadows, Avenged Sevenfold

Five bands you should know about

Need some new music to listen to?  Maybe I can help you out!  Over 90 percent of the music I have in my iTunes library falls into the categories of alternative rock, indie rock, post-hardcore, etc.  With that being said, if rock music is your style, you should definitely check out these five bands (I […]