Le Cerf-Malade – De bonnes intentions

March 17, 2017 Shawn Thicke 0

8/10 There is something so unmistakably “Québec” about Le Cerf-Malade and their newest album De bonnes intentions. That might seem like a surface-level observation, the kind of bullshit labeling from critics that rendered The Tragically […]


West of Mabou – West of Mabou

February 23, 2017 Shawn Thicke 0

8/10 St. Patrick’s Day is soon upon us, and you know what that means; drinking, more drinking, WAY too much drinking, and, of course, Irish drinking songs. I can’t think of a better album to […]


Malacoda – Ritual Aeterna

February 14, 2017 Shawn Thicke 0

8/10 For those who know me, I am not a die-hard metal fan. I know, I suck. I can’t even give you a full reason as to why I’m not, either.  That said, I actually […]


Geezer- Self-titled

December 17, 2016 Shawn Thicke 0

7/10 Is there any name more appropriate for a classic rock act than Geezer? Their self-titled debut actually sounds like it’s been dug up from your parents basement, along with the shag carpeting and that barely […]