Pete Doherty Grace/Wastelands album review

Pete Doherty

I’ve been waiting in the wings for awhile now for Pete Doherty to release a solo album, and finally that day has come. For me, his best performances have been the times that I’ve seen him play on his own with just an acoustic guitar and his voice. However, with debut solo album Grace/Wastelands, there’s a mix of some of the acoustic Pete Doherty that is endearing and raw and also songs filled with the colorful musicianship of a full band …

Guns N’ Roses Chinese Democracy album review

Guns N' Roses - Chinese Democracy

I can’t believe it. Guns N’ Roses is finally set to release the long awaited ‘Chinese Democracy’ on November 23, 2008. MySpace is currently streaming the album in its entirety – which I’m listening to now. Axl sounds good…at times great and sometimes not so good…the band sounds good – with some excellent guitar solos …

The Sound Of The Smiths review + competition; listening party links

The Smiths

Very few music fans who were around during the mid-eighties were indifferent to The Smiths – you might love them or hate them, like Marmite really, but you were unlikely not to have much of an opinion …