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Ariel My Friend - Other Things

You may only get a shot at being truly angry in your life with few consequences and repercussions, but you had better take it. Responsibilities tend to rush in at some point, energy is less and can’t be wasted, and, worst of all, you may become part of the things that you…
8.0
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sluggo and The Melonbars Reviewed

sluggo – First Flight Man, I hate patriotism. But I’m starting to feel pretty lonely, in my opinion. Most of my peers are getting gigantic chest-covering tattoos of semi-fictional historical figures and proclaiming their loyalty to their country. The only…
8.0
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Lightwatch and Amongst Liars Reviewed

Lightwatch – Adrenaline Maybe it’s just a matter of attitude. The biggest athletes in the world train a lot, sure. But when it comes to games that could win them a medal, they have the confidence that they have precisely what it takes to make the anthem be played…
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Tracy Jones and Faron Sage Reviewed

Tracy Jones – That Lonely Feeling The best actors are specialists, nowadays especially. There’s one who can do a really great scowl, another who makes people laugh whenever he falls over, and a lady who only plays German characters in American movies. They all…
7.8
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Bobby Wallisch Jr. & Acid.Prof and Cronkite Reviewed

Bobby Wallisch Jr. & Acid.Prof – It’s Always Autumn Good stories are usually told at a leisurely pace. That’s precisely the reason why modern television has all the characters mumbling as fast they can, speaking over each other and giving the impression…
7.8
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Blue Goose and One Of Those Reviewed

Blue Goose – Dopamine There’s great power in being the only one in a room that is able to speak. There’s even greater power that can be wielded when you’re sat higher than everyone else in the room and when you’re the only one whose face is not covered in…
8.0
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Casey Holford and The Kangaroos Reviewed

Casey Holford – Adjusting To The Darkness Why did your tremendously talented friend never make it? There could be a lot of reasons, but I am willing to wager that your friend eventually gave up. This may all be down to the world being a cold, uncaring place. It…
8.0
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Sakawa Boys and Sakawa Boys Reviewed

Sakawa Boys – Berlin What if I told you that there’s one European capital of great esteem where the prices are low, where people routinely walk around with half-empty beet bottles through the streets, and where rent is very cheap? Hell, you could start an…
8.3
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Bon Enfant and The Cle Elum Reviewed

Bon Enfant – Trompe L’oeil There’s a reason compilations are packaged as “Big Hits of the 80s” or “The Definitive Sounds of the 2000s.” The songs picked up for those fit well together, and the people assembling the collections rarely have to search…