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Various Artists, New Heavy Sounds Volume 2 Album Review


Sadly, it is not at all uncommon to hear some out of touch oik of a journalist declaring that 'rock' or even 'guitar music' is 'dead'. While I would certainly agree that guitar music does not feature quite so prominently in the charts as it did some ten years ago, to even think about suggesting that rock music is on its way out is a daft thing to do. Rock music is not dying; you just have to look in the right places for it. New Heavy Sounds Volume 2 is one such place.

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True Widow, As High As The Highest Heavens And From The Center To The Circumference Of The Earth Album Review


Upon perusing True Widow's quite-excellent-as-it-happens blog, you'll notice that the very first paragraph gives resounding thanks to their label Kemado for allowing them to make their second record. While some observers may see this as borderline desperation, what it reads to these here eyes are the words of a band eternally grateful for being given the opportunity to do what they so obviously enjoy doing best - making music. Furthermore, after several listens to 'As High As The Highest Heavens And From The Center To The Circumference Of The Earth' (try saying that without taking a sharp intake of breath in-between) it soon becomes apparent that maybe the letter of gratitude should really be coming from label to artist, as not only does this record far outweigh any preconceptions one may have of its creators, particularly after 2008's so-so eponymous debut, but it also quite clearly puts the New York based imprint firmly on the map as one of the most patient and adventurous of its kind.

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Run The Jewels - Pew Pew Pew [Live] Video

Run The Jewels AKA Killer Mike & EL-P perform a live session of new track 'Pew Pew Pew'.

Cop Car - Trailer

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Point Break - Trailer

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The Rock : 'I Know What It's Like To Struggle'

Dwayne Johnson connects with 'San Andreas' character on many levels.

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Snoop Dogg Is Now a Feminist. So, That Happened.

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Wolf Alice - Bros Video

London four-piece Wolf Alice launch a totally adorable video for 'Bros'; the second single from their debut studio album 'My Love Is Cool'

Jason Schwartzman - Interview

Jason Schwartzman took some time to discuss his new film as well as discussing the upcoming second season of 'Mozart's Jungle', and the potential of...

Despite Oscar, Natalie Portman Was "Woefully Underprepared" for Black Swan

Natalie Portman gave a keynote speech at Harvard University.

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