MTIB’s Top 50 Albums of 2014

51 weeks out of the year each MTIB contributor writes about the music they discover and feel needs to be shared with all of you. As a collective of music appreciators we’re able to span a wide variety of tastes without stepping on one another’s toes. But, with that one remaining week, our worlds collide as we ...

New Music Tuesday: Portugal. The Man – Evil Friends

Another crazy year of great new music rocks on, and we’re still only in May! This time we have new tunes from Portugal. The Man for the first time in two years. Evil Friends is the 8th full length album from the psychedelic rockers and it appears they have picked up right where they left off on 2011’s…

[PLAYLIST] Monday Midday Mix-Up (1/21)

Alright folks, the Monday Midday Mix-Up is a little bit all over the place. I wish I could tell you there was some central idea or feeling to these 8 tracks, but there isn’t. Just a collection of songs that shuffled into my ears this morning. Hope you are okay with that. If ever you’d ...

The 5 Best Video Game Songs of 2012

Max Payne 3 – “TEARS” (by HEALTH) In a world where video game music is often times just Hans Zimmer rip offs (or just straight up Hans Zimmer) there is “TEARS.” Heavy, industrial and entirely unique, “TEARS” adds weight to protagonists Max’s “hell in a hand-basket” situation. Performed by the art-rock band HEALTH, “TEARS” is a wonderful example of what more ...

[PLAYLIST] Girls on Girls on Girls

Women. You know what the age old saying is – can’t live with them, can’t live…uh…without them? The second part might be up for debate but that’s for a later discussion.