While Delta Sleep rarely stray outside conventional math rock aesthetics and conventions, their adept hand at lyrical storytelling, ambitious narrative concepts and clever musical-thematic interplay makes for one of the most immersive and challenging concept albums you're likely to hear this year.
At the beginning of February of this year, I decided that I would henceforth sample all of the new music being released each week for the remainder of the year via Spotify. As a musician and an avid fan of music as a narrative art medium, I thought it would be a fun experiment that … Continue reading I Am a Product of the Streaming Age
Introduction: Relient K is a difficult band to summarize in a few sentences. In the eighteen years that these Christian punks have been rocking and writing, they’ve changed, evolved and matured with each new release. When the wave of punk-pop began to recede in the ocean of Christian contemporary music and many of the bands … Continue reading Air For Free: Lyrical and Musical Review/Analysis