11.05.2014 | Death From Above 1979 - The Physical World: Lacking in the intensity of debut, but still more than enjoyable.

10.16.2014 | Crass - Feeding of the 5000: Slept on this band for too long. Glad to begin rectifying.

Elvis Costello and Roots - Wise Up Ghost: Not sure what to expect, not sure how to react.

Comeback Kid - Die Knowing: Not enough to come back for more.

9.15.2014 | Childish Gambino - Because The Internet: This is going to take some time.

Chance The Rapper - Acid Rap: Too much hype to dismiss as easily as I an inclined to.

9.11.2014 | Ceremony - Distance: Trying too hard to keep up with the greats.

9.03.2014 | Neko Case - The Worse Things Get...: Came across as hit-or-miss given her other output, but looking forward to listening again.

Burns Like Fire - To The Ground: Great little punk EP.

Jake Bugg - Shangri La: Trying, almost too hard, to not be who people thinks he is.

Jake Bugg - Jake Bugg: I get the comparisons to Dylan, but in style only.

8.17.2014 | Danny Brown - Old: Better than most, not to quite elite.

The Bronx - The Bronx (I): Really great for what it is.

The Birthday Party - Door, Door: Outstanding. Shivers is an excellent closer.

Bosnian Rainbows - Bosnian Rainbows: A shell of its live self.

8.13.2014 | Birthday Party - Hits: Talking Heads meets Public Image Ltd in all the best ways.

Black Lips - Underneath The Rainbow: Nothing special.

Black Keys - Turn Blue: Such consistency.

Black Flag - What The...: Appropriate.

The Beatles - Bootleg Recordings 1963: Cash grab.

8.05.2014 | Brendan Benson - You Were Right: Unnecessary.

Eef Barzelay - All The Way: Quirky little collection of covers.

Banner Pilot - Souvenir: Disposable pop-punk album.

Arctic Monkeys - AM: Miss the exuberance, love the transition, doubling down on their future.

Arcade Fire - Reflektor: Certainly bloated, but there is a pretty great album hiding.

Ampere - The First Five Years: Completely interchangeable with a dozen other bands. Does not make it any less compelling

American Football - American Football: What is not to love? Classic emo, flourishes of post-rock.

7.20.2014 | AFI - Sing The Sorrow: Would have meant more in my youth.

The 1975 - The 1975: Fine, internet, you win.

7.10.2014 | Frank Zappa - We're Only In It For The Money: Glorious.

Kanye West - Yeezus: Getting hard to deny his self-appointed status.

Wavves - Afraid of Heights: If @allmusic thinks this is his worst album, I cannot wait to dive into the rest of the catalog.

Watsky - Cardboard Castles: Love his sense of humor.

Various - Sound City- Real to Reel: Rock music royalty team up on solid collection.

Various - Grabass Charlestons/Billy Reese Peters Split: Name checked by @laurajanegrace for a reason.

Various - Blatz/Filth Split: I like the Filth tracks a lot more than Blatz, but still worth listening to.

Various - Faith/Void Split: Amazing piece of punk rock history.

Frank Turner - Tape Deck Heart: The more I hear, the more I like, even if it is sometimes cheesy.

Test of Time - Inclusion: Pretty standard hardcore.

The Sword - Gods of the Earth: Heavy, melodic, captivating.

7.02.2014 | Sun Ra - Sound of Joy: Jazz, but more eclectic.

Suicidal Tendencies - Suicidal Tendencies: Certainly a classic of hardcore punk.

6.29.2014 | She and Him - Volume 3: Seems to get better with each album.

Scuzbot - Shapes and Trends: Lazy comparison to Weezer without the knack for melody.

Scum of Toytown - Strike: Certainly more polished, but the songs themselves are not as strong.

Scum of Toytown - Fight Truth Decay: Love the rawness.

6.28.2014 | Savages - Silence Yourself: Good, but walks too fine a line between tension and melody.

Mort Sahl - 1960, Or Looking Forward In Anger/A Way Of Life: Dated, but still funny enough. Anyway.

RVIVR - The Beauty Between: Such palpable exuberance makes it difficult to not like.

6.27.2014 | Run The Jewels - Run The Jewels: So good. Looking forward to more.

Omar Rodriguez Lopez - Solo Extrano: Sucked in by the good reviews only to be let down.

Rodriguez - Cold Fact/Coming From Reality: Great, but hard to judge independent of back story.

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