Tag Archives: Mike Mineo

REVIEW: The Go! Team – Proof of Youth

Cheerleader chants, infectious hip-hop, and irresistible dance-pop? Sounds like something that The Go! Team can handle with ease. As it turns out, their second album is more than a little proof of such energetic dexterity. Even at this early stage … Continue reading

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REVIEW: The Silent League – Of Stars and Other Somebodies

Justin Russo follows up a pleasing debut with a more expansively fulfilling continuation of his enjoyable style: infectiously majestic orchestral chamber-pop with hints of country and 60s pop.

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REVIEW: Air Traffic – Fractured Life

Can this acclaimed four-piece from the UK live up to hefty expectations on their debut? Through powerful, piano-led melodies, the result is satisfying enough.

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REVIEW: B.C. Camplight – Blink of a Nihilist

My latest review takes a look at the talented B.C. Camplight’s second album, Blink of a Nihilist. The Philadelphia native conquers his own personal demons as he wages through an enjoyable effort that blends irresistible hooks with classic influences.

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Review: World's End Girlfriend – Hurtbreak Wonderland

I recently took up a writing position at the fantastic online webzine, PopMatters. Being one of the most professional and in-depth media sites online, I encourage you to take a look at it. Apart from their faultless music coverage, they … Continue reading

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LIVE REVIEW: Bloc Party/Noisettes/The Maccabees – 6/7/07 – Asbury Park, NJ (Stone Pony)

Artists: Bloc Party, Noisettes, The Maccabees Date: Thursday, June 7th, 2007 Venue: The Stone Pony (Asbury Park, NJ) by Mike Mineo The Stone Pony is forever known as perhaps the greatest rock venue in New Jersey. Living in the state … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Dogs – Tall Stories from Under the Table

Dogs – Tall Stories from Under the Table by Mike Mineo If I were to compare Brit indie-rockers Dogs to a specific breed within their namesake, it would be appropriate to keep the breed within those pooches who retain aggressiveness, … Continue reading

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