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Album Review: Bobby Tarantino III by Logic

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Sir Robert Bryson Hall II, or more known by his stage name Logic, is an American rapper and songwriter. You may remember that Logic decided to retire back in 2020 with his final album, No Pressure . However, things quickly changed when he announced this project. Even though it's been about a year, I'm still excited to try out a new Logic project, especially this new one, Bobby Tarantino III . The first track from the album is introll . The track opens up with a smooth and jazz-like beat that reminds me of some of the tracks off his previous project, No Pressure . I'm really loving the beat on this tr
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Album Review: The House Is Burning by Isaiah Rashad

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Isaiah Rashad is a rapper from Tennessee. After signing with Top Dawg Entertainment, he released his first project which started to pave his road to fame. His second project, The Sun's Tirade is where he really started to hit things off and gain popularity. However, it took some time for a new project to come out. Even with several hints of a new album, it never really amounted to much. Now, nearly five years later, Isaiah Rashad drops his third studio project, The House Is Burning . The first track from the album is Darkseid . After a few opening clicks, we get an old sounding sample with a few voices and

Album Review: Sob Rock by John Mayer

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   John Mayer is a singer, guitarist, and producer from Connecticut. While he played small shows at coffee shops when he was in college, he reached mainstream success in the early 2000s and had a record deal. A few decades later, John Mayer is still making music and comes out with his eighth studio record, Sob Rock . The first track from the album is Last Train Home . This was one of the more recent singles for the project, but I didn't really get a chance to listen to it now. With the synths and guitar part, I can't help but get an 80s vibe from the instrumentation. However, the guitar and synth part just

Album Review: Hotel Surrender by Chet Faker

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Nick Murphy, or better known by his stage name, Chet Faker, is a singer and songwriter from Australia. He had a run of decent EP's, as well as a studio album in the early 2010s which caught the attention of some record labels. He also had a stint where he left the Chet Faker name and went by Nick Murphy. However, for this record, he decided to pick up the name Chet Faker again. Hotel Surrender marks the fourth studio project from Nick Murphy. The first track from the album is Oh Me Oh My . This is also the longest track from the project, just under six minutes in length. It opens up with a faint electronic

Record Store Day 2021

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning! With the second drop of Record Store Day 2021 over, it's time to reflect on this years drops. While still far from being back to normal, there are some things that went well overall and I hope to see with future drops. There are plenty of things to touch on, but let's dive into things and see how both Record Store Day drops went this year. Record Store Day Drop #1 (June 12)   This drop felt a little different to me, mostly because I was in a different city and was on vacation. I honestly was not enjoying my time due to this record store handling things way different than the one I currently go to. They are

Album Review: Hideaway by Wavves

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   Wavves is an indie rock band based out of San Diego. Wavves came to light in 2008 with Nathan Williams and Ryan Ulsh, but Ryan eventually left the band in the early years. They hit mainstream success with their third studio project (and one of my favorites), King of the Beach . Wavves now comes out with their seventh studio project titled Hideaway . The first track from the project is Thru Hell . The track opens up exactly how I would expect, with the signature Wavves guitar sound, as well as some running guitar lines in the background. We also get our usual vocals from Nathan. It's an okay track, but I'

Album Review: Twin Shadow by Twin Shadow

This post is sponsored by Skillshare. Get two free weeks by clicking here ! Learn a new skill or hobby by watching the online courses! With over 7 million people and more than 29,000 courses, there's a lot to learn from. There is also a free option that gives you access to plenty of content. You can even join through Facebook or Google. Join today to start learning!   George Lewis Jr., or better known by his stage name, Twin Shadow, is a singer, songwriter, and producer based out of Los Angeles. While he had some career beginnings in the early 2000s, it wasn't until he went solo and released a solid run of albums in the 2010s. He now comes out with his fifth studio project titled Twin Shadow . The first track from the project is Alemania . If you watched the podcast episode, you will know that Twin Shadow has been on my listen list, but I haven't had a chance to listen to a project. Now, I finally have that chance and I'm not disappointed. It opens up with an acou