Review: The Worn Flints - Gloria Avenue

March 31st, 2019

“Eyes glazed over, I could barely see / And all I hear are whispers while they pray / And through the fog I know I heard her say / Oh, my brother / For the last time / Oh, my brother / Is all I heard…”   The Worn Flints, to me, have always been one of those Columbus bands you listen to when you just want to rock and roll, ...

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Best of: February 2019

March 1st, 2019

In an effort to make my year-end lists more clear, I've decided to be ultra-transparent about my initial opinions of records that come out, month-by-month. I lacked a lot of depth and likely missed a few this month (nearly half of what I listened to last month), but I'll chalk it up to the fact that there are only 28 days. That makes sense, surely...

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Best of: January 2019

February 4th, 2019

“Really, Grayson? Your top fifty? You’re making the rest of us look bad!” That was Josh May, our terrific Promotions Director, during the Andymanathon. I’m sorry, Josh! I like to dive deep -- though, despite my best efforts, I don’t think I could ever rival Tom Butler (tune into the Independent Playground. Really.) A...

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2018 Albums of the Year

December 5th, 2018

Ho boy, and what a year it's been. Here's my top 50 albums of the year, as judged by me and only me. I don't mean to say the ones on top are "better" than the ones below them, but if they had a real grip on me this year, they're on this list. Tell me where I went wrong! And send me yours! As a bonus, I tossed some favorite lyrics underneath my t...

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A blog that references itself in the first post is bound to be good, right?

October 3rd, 2018

Fitting that one of my favorite albums is called Heavy Meta.   First off, thanks for clicking on this! There are so many other places you could be on the internet right now, and I’m grateful you’ve found your way here.   Over time, I hope to fill this page with some personal music recommendations, some year-end lists, and ...

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