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Review: The Tuxedo by Tuxedo

Review: The Tuxedo by Tuxedo


Posted By on Apr 20, 2015

Artist: Tuxedo Album: The Tuxedo Genre: Funky Dance & House Recommended if you like: Michael Jackson, Mayer Hawthorne, Parliament Funkadelic Get ready to class up the joint. Mayer Hawthorne and Jake One have teamed up to deliver you some funky fresh baby making magic. The new band, Tuxedo, is even more magical than Jackie Chan and Jennifer Love Hewitt as a crime fighting duo. I will say that if you aren’t into classic funk...

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Artist: Touché Amoré and Self Defense Family Album: Self Love Genre: Post-hardcore Recommended if You Like: Defeater, Modern Life Is War, Polar Bear Club, Have Heart A couple of weeks ago Deathwish records had a major release day, Harms Ways’ Rust, a split between Creative Adult and Self Defense Family, and the long awaited collaboration between Touché Amoré and Self Defense Family were all disseminated into the world. I...

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  Artist: Modest Mouse Album: Strangers to Ourselves Genre: Alternative Rock Recommended if you like: The Shins, Death Cab For Cutie, The Arcade Fire, Ugly Casanova It has been eight years since Modest Mouse’s last full length album. They return with this interesting addition after canceling a tour, releasing an EP, and losing their founding bassist, Eric Judy. I say interesting because I think that the fans were expecting...

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Artist: Death Cab for Cutie Album: Kintsugi Genre: Indie Rock Recommended if you like: The Postal Service, The Shins, Minus the Bear, The Decemberists Kintsugi is Death Cab for Cutie’s eighth full length album and not the let down we’ve all been expecting. With Ben Gibbard’s anticipated emotional state following his divorce and the news that this is the last album with Chris Walla, the band’s integral member...

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Artist: San Cisco Album: Gracetown Genre: Indie Rock Recommended if you like: Vampire Weekend, Tennis, TOPS, Portugal. The Man I’d like to start by simply saying: This album is REALLY good. The Australian quartet is back for their sophomore album, Gracetown. San Cisco formed in 2009 and have been producing some high caliber indie pop twee magic ever since. With three EPs (Golden Revolver, Awkward, and Beach) and two full studio...

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  Artist: Nightwish                                   Release Date: February 13, 2015 Album: Élan (Single)                            Rating: ★★★★ out of 5 stars Genre: Symphonic Metal Recommended If You Like: Delain, Sonata Arctica, After Forever, John Williams     httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zPonioDYnoY   Élan the Perfect Taster For Upcoming Masterpiece After several years of uncertainty, Nightwish is back to...

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