Sunday, December 09, 2012

This Week In Music: 12/3-12/9

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews:

L.A. Guns: Vicious Circle – lyrically disturbing
Genesis: We Can’t Dance – wildly boring
Juliana Hatfield: Love & Peace – stripped down
Kix: Show Business – slick guitars
Ministry: Twitch – pounding beats
Tindersticks: Tindersticks (1993) – chamber pop
Tindersticks: Tindersticks (1995) – booming baritone
Queensryche: Tribe – still works
Queensryche: Queensryche EP – interesting beginnings
Poison: Open Up And Say…Ahh! – good time
Poison: Poison’d – mostly forgettable
Rush: Presto – matured songwriting
Rush: Roll The Bones – evolved prog
Rush: Rush – Zep influences
Rush: Signals – superior synth
Rush: Snakes & Arrows – textured sound
Rush: Test For Echo – decent score
Quiet Riot: Quiet Riot – loud nonsense