Music Review: NCIS The Official TV Soundtrack

I’ll be the first to admit that one of the reasons I like many of my favorite television shows is the music they choose for the soundtrack. The background music is part of the overall package. Of course the writing and acting is the big draw, but a well chosen and placed soundtrack always gives a show a special place in my heart. NCIS has not always been fabulous … [Read more...]

The Fray is the new Rock

I heard several people complain about Coldplay as rock band extraordinaires at the Grammys. I mean they were REALLY angry at the thought of Coldplay being mislabeled as a rock band. Apparently, piano playing leads don't qualify as Rock. Who knew? To make matters worse for Rock, you have The Fray, a talented band with a sophomore album on its way to similar … [Read more...]

Beyonce’s New Album: I AM Sasha Fierce

For her third solo release, I AM … Sasha Fierce, Beyonce put together a rather enticing package. The one-name pop star released a double disc aimed at reinventing herself while staying true to her hardcore fans. The first ballad heavy disc is filled with Linda Perry penned gems (famous for her work with Pink) that offer fans a glimpse into the more vulnerable … [Read more...]

Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker – Welding the C:/

How would you describe a sound that you have never heard before? That was my dilemma when sitting down to write this review for Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker (USS for short). Their debut six-song EP, Welding the C:/, is flying off the shelves of HMV stores everywhere, and has been completely sold out on their official online store for some time. USS is a … [Read more...]