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After Alice

After Alice – Mourning – Single Review

“Mourning” is one of the songs the band is pushing on their Soundcloud page. First impressions: It’s very low in volume. To me it sounds like it needs a little better mastering. I listened to a few other tracks on their page and those seemed much louder and more present. After Alice – Mourning Overall […]

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Monochrome Coast

Monochrome Coast – Review

A practice space was located and prepared in an East Rutherford warehouse in order to minimize distractions and make way for abundant and high quality compositions emphasizing their new mission for innovative sounds. Yet writing as simply instrumentalists was not enough, and one final piece of the puzzle remained – locating a skilled and dedicated […]

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Ninth Floor Mannequin

9FM: Green And Blue For Blackness

You see, Jarrod was running one day and was hit by a drunk driver to which he has no memory. He was in a coma for days to which he finally awoke from. To this day he says that he can’t feel parts of his body, can’t taste, can’t smell but he says, “I’m ok with […]

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Mandabrat Summer Rain

MandaBrat – Summer Rain – Single Review

Why? Because I spent many years of my mid-20s in Chicago’s underground house music scene. Lego, Felix Da Housecat, DJ Sneak (who’s cousin I’m close friends with) were just a few I followed in the scene…so when “Summer Rain” started playing, I became instantly nostalgic. MandaBrat Review – Summer Rain Chillaxin This track sounds exactly […]

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MandaBrat

MandaBrat – Always There – Review

A female voice is chosen and the mixing/mastering quality is phenomenal. The song begins with a beat that seems to reflect native African culture. I get the sense that at some points the exquisite (multiple armed) Opera Singer from The Fifth Element movie is going to join in to compliment the wonderful singing. The actress/singer […]

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Me and My Shadow

Me And My Shadow – Review

Me and My Shadow is Randy Carrier and Andy Ussery. They are an industrial act based in Kansas City, MO, and they have a new record out called Binary Suns. If you’re into ’90s influenced hard rock with an industrial twist then I recommend you check out their music. Let’s dive in! Me and My Shadow […]

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The Smart Asses

Smart Asses – Review

They rap about the everyday things in their life, whether it’s a debate over who would win in a game between the Lakers and the Clippers, or how one of them is an introvert while the other is an extrovert. They display some newer school flow, while going back and forth in a Run DMC […]

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