Koltes’ Top 26 Songs of 2014

Click the image above to listen to all of the songs in a neat little Rdio playlist. In no particular order: “Let Me Know That You Know What You Want Now” – Atmosphere “Perfect World” – Broken Bells “After The Disco” – Broken Bells “Holding On for Life” – Broken Bells “Magic” – Coldplay “Ghost ...

New Music Tuesday: Daft Punk – Random Access Memories

Today marks the highly anticipated return of the electronic juggernaut that is Daft Punk. For the first time since the underwhelming Tron: Legacy soundtrack three years ago, the French duo has taken seemingly their…

Listen Before You Die: The Strokes – Is This It

The year is 2001 and in enter NYC rock revival ruffians, The Strokes. With a gust of well-deserved buzz at their backs, it would have shocked anyone for lead singer, Julian Casablancas and his band of equally scruffy friends to fail. The band’s first set of released music, an EP titled The Modern Age, featured ...

New Music Tuesday: The Strokes – Comedown Machine

Not sure about you, but this was one of my most highly anticipated albums for this year (among a number of others on the way in the near future). Julian Casablancas and The Strokes are making their first return since 2011’s Angles…

Album Review / Julian Casablancas – Phrazes for the Young

I know, Phrazes for the Young was released months ago. For ya’ll that have followed us from the beginning, you know that this album was an honorable mention for Top 10 Albums of 2009. When that was posted, we must not have given it enough time. For everyone that doesn’t know, Julian Casablancas was the ...