So Now You Know by The Horrors

“So Now You Know” features very leisurely verses that morph into more bombastic choruses.  It’s the type of track that could have definitely earned more radio play.  The track also has some nice musical interludes, highlighting the gauzy guitar sound the band uses quite often, along with some prominent bass.    

Chimes at Midnight by Mastadon

Mastadon “Chimes At Midnight” – This track starts off a bit slower, with an ominous sounding guitar riff (which comes back again at the end), but then after 30 seconds, it kicks into a completely different groove with an awesome noodly guitar riff that propels the song forward.  Hinds never sound this good on vocals […]