Ryan Quinn’s Top 30 Songs of 2013

Choosing the best songs of the year is never an easy task.  So many songs come out in a single year that there’s no way to hear them all and some of them just tend to slip my mind after not hearing them for awhile.  But, with that said, I have attempted to list thirty ...

New Music Tuesday: Dawes – Stories Don’t End

This weeks feature comes from a pretty familiar band to our website. Dawes is back today with the release of their third album Stories Don’t End and I have to say I am pretty happy…

Listen Before You Die: Bruce Springsteen – Born in the U.S.A.

Bruce Springsteen is a storyteller. He isn’t a lower-class Vietnam vet or Bobby Jean, but these are the characters Springsteen uses to get his perspectives to the listeners’ ears. In the grand scheme of Springsteen’s career these characters have experienced…

Listen Before You Die: Ted Leo + The Pharmacists – Shake The Sheets

After Hearts of Oak, many didn’t think Ted Leo and his Pharmacists would be able to make anything better. Then came Shake The Sheets, an enigmatic batch of pop driven home with electric guitars drowning in hooks, political lyrics, and insistent riffs. But it isn’t preachy, tiring or frantic. Amazingly, despite the album starting on ...

MTIB’s Top 50 Albums of 2012

About two weeks ago MTIB started whittling down a list of over 5,678 abums (5,679 albums to be exact) to bring you a list of our favorite albums of the year. This year we decided we shouldn’t stop at just ten, but share all of the albums that were in the running as well. So, ...

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