Album Review: Wasuremono – Are You OK?

The word “Wasuremono,” in Japenese kanji, roughly translates to “lost things,” though alternative musician Wasuremono‘s latest album, Are You OK?, does away entirely with the idea of being lost or left behind. Out June 14, the alt-pop record is surprisingly unifying and hopeful in its enveloping synth and fun drum beats, even with the contrast of … More Album Review: Wasuremono – Are You OK?

Album Review: Grover Anderson – The Frontman

Singer-songwriter and Americana musician Grover Anderson has lived in a variety of California atmospheres, each of which has influenced his music; this has never been more evident than on The Frontman, Anderson’s fourth record that will be released on June 13.  It’s an introspective, folky record that tells tales of love, life and loss, and Anderson has … More Album Review: Grover Anderson – The Frontman

Album Review: Wiped Out! – The Neighbourhood

The Neighbourhood (not to be confused with the Neighborhood) is an alt-rock band formed in 2011. Although the band is American, they chose the British spelling of “neighborhood” to distinguish themselves from another band with the American spelling. The NBHD, as they are occasionally called, released their debut album, I Love You., in 2013. The … More Album Review: Wiped Out! – The Neighbourhood