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Archive for December 2012

paperplane: A Walk Through the Ashes

December 11, 2012

Reviewing genres you don’t enjoy should be avoided as a rule. There is already an implied bias present. Oh sure, arguments could be presented as to why a genre as whole deserves to be dismissed. Eavesdropping on many conversations you would hear commentary bearing out my overall distaste for rap, country and ambient music. It […]

Rush: Clockwork Angels

December 4, 2012

While I am happy that Rush has been an enduring classic band, my interest was lost after “Moving Pictures.” Each succeeding album just seemed to have less to offer than its predecessor. In many cases (Yes comes to mind) it might be suggested that the band should have hung it up long ago. I never […]