“Gold Rush: Maybe One Day” (Dropping July 9, via Collision Records) Pre-Order via Itunes “Sutter’s Mill” 01 Sutter’s Mill 1 Soooooo, it’ s been quite some time since my last “review/post” here at Bloggerhouse. Where have I been you may ask? Simply stated, LIFE. Quite a few things have changed with me personally these last [...]
Metal Scrap Records 2013 Having just recently reviewed an album from Ukraine's Metal Scrap Records (EDVIAN'S rather stellar release,"2012") I was pleasantly surprised to find a new e-mail from them in my inbox that contained a huge assortment of promos of various genres. Show More Summary
We take a look at the compilation of songs from Danielle Bradbery's time on Season 4 of NBC's "The Voice," the show she ultimately won which provided her with a new car, a $100k cash prize and a record deal with a UMG-affiliated label. Read our thoughts about the collection here.
Born of four hopeful rednecks and numerous misconceptions, Athens, GA’s Modern Skirts crept onto the scene in 2005 with their debut record, ‘Catalogue of Generous Men’. The record received some good reviews, finding itself at #11 on Paste Magazine’s “50 Best Records of 2005?. After some marginal touring success around the South and several sold [...]
"I hardly ever get high anymore. It must be a sign of old age, as my younger, higher-living friends suggest. But for some reason I thought it might be a good idea, in preparation, to listen to the new record by the Icelandic band Sigur Rós. Show More Summary
The National Security Agency is reviewing whether to stop collecting a vast stockpile of records of Americans’ telephone calls — the most controversial component of its surveillance programs— by allowing telecommunications companies to retain the data until U.S. …
Man of Steel, possibly the tallest of all the studio's summer tentpole blockbusters, broke box office records in its opening weekend, making over $125 million...
Offering mostly everything one could want from a video recording app, Videon is quite the success. The post Videon Review appeared first on 148Apps.
With Yeezus, the world’s most polarizing pop star has gone and dropped a polarizing anti-pop record. Kanye West‘s bilious new offering is the evil twin of 808s & Heartbreaks, trading in mopey mecha-tears for seething rage and jagged confrontation. It’s a shocking set of sounds coming from a mainstream pop star, made even more shocking considering... More »
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The FBI has used secret evidence obtained under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act to prosecute at least 27 accused terrorists since 2007, according to a Reuters review of public records.
Our greatest pop mind has made his anti-pop record. At last.
A strong second record from the underrated UK producer.
It's Monday, and you know what that means; another Engadget HD Podcast. We hope you will join us live when the Engadget HD podcast starts recording at 9:30PM. If you'll be joining us, be sure to go ahead and get ready by reviewing the list of topics after the break, then you'll be ready to participate in the live chat. Comments
-Following a review, San Francisco-based shop Heat has been appointed as the first agency of record for file-sharing service, YouSendIt. Expect Heat’s first “consumer-facing” campaign for its latest client to launch next month. -Publicis...Show More Summary
(Originally published in the Columbia Journalism Review.) Despite the recent blockbuster leaks about spying on the phone records of millions of Americans, and President Obama's...
Artists often describe their albums as labors of love, but Kanye West’s records have been labors of labor, the fruits of endless studio sessions spent tweaking each sample and fine-tuning every drum hit for maximum effect. At the height...Show More Summary
As a writer, I find Dragon NaturallySpeaking wonderful. Its time-tested and mature speech recognition engine understands me well, and it can transcribe audio files I record on my phone. But at $100-$200, it's also an expensive piece of software, and no, you can't download a demo. Show More Summary
In Monday's morning roundup: Coqueta reviewed, new additions to the Muni fleet, pastries on Clement street, record year in Sonoma, and more. [ more › ]
One of the most-popular shows in the USA (where it catches more viewers than some scripted programs on the Big 4 over the air networks), Swamp People certainly is ripe for a soundtrack. Rounder Records has compiled this official collection. Read on to see what Stormy Lewis thinks of the rootsy, Zydeco-filled collection.
Last year saw the largest single-year increase in US oil production ever recorded, according to a BP report. The BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2013 — the company’s 62nd annual report — says the US recorded the world’s highest growth in production of both oil and natural gas in 2012. With rising natural gas [...]