daFigz

daFigz™
(daFigz)

Milwaukie, Oregon

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daFigz -
60
On this FM album, I'm on the fence. I ask myself do I enjoy this music. Two voices always answer. I tend to listen to the first voice. My first voice finds the album suitably enjoyable. I ask myself, what do you mean by 'suitably enjoyable?' The response is the stuff of legends, bruhs—dead air. I still feel that Tones Of Town is FM's masterpiece. Now, I'm off to deal with the dual of the inner voices. Peace. - @daFigz™
daFigz -
75
Michelle McKenzie is Sound Engraver. A North Carolina-based composer/violinist/sound experimentalist. On Happy Anomaly, hear perky, poppy, uplifting, (at times) bouncy Synth-Pop/EM of the radio-friendly variety. Track by track, the album remains consistent in tone, tempo, and style. No one track stands out for me, although I do find the record to have its appeal. McKenzie is a deft composer, as heard on the album. The production values are clean, but not to a fault. Her EM coloring is ... read more
daFigz -
NR
Brilliant. Superb remaster in the hands of an accomplished producer. Disc two is excellent, too. While the topic is a bit dated, space is the place for the helpful hardware mandingo. Peace. - @daFigz™ PS: Daniel Lanois is the bomb diggity, yo.
daFigz -
30
Nostalgic. Conjures memories of smoke-filled clubs and lycra, or is it polyester? Regardless, fans of Money might choose to ignore this odd compilation. The three toss-away tracks end the album on a flat note due to the acoustic Eddie Money, an acquired taste. Here's a how-to spend USD 0.50 in a thrift store. Paz. - @daFigz™
daFigz -
93
As time passes, so does my interest in this 'sound.' On-release Funeral was a breath of fresh musical air. Devoid of pretense to my earholios, this was just the right balance of inventive Rock and cerebral lyrical storytelling. Essential. Peace. - @daFigz™

Shoutbox

Apr 18, 2021
Sorry for the bother, but my new album is out! I'm really excited to release it and hope that you check it out. Thanks so much :)

https://insocaf.bandcamp.com/album/cerulean-echoes
https://www.albumoftheyear.org/user/concretecastles/album/347997-cerulean-echoes/
Apr 17, 2021
What's your favorite Swans record and song? (list)
Apr 12, 2021
np, you're welcome!
Mar 25, 2021
thiccdaddy69
Mar 20, 2021
wut
Mar 17, 2021
Of course!
Feb 27, 2021
@rafae_l - very interesting list.
Feb 22, 2021
Dear AOTY loonies - @daFigz™ here. The left toenail is bequeathed to @ibrokemylefttoe. My right toenail goes to @Allen :0.
Feb 22, 2021
great early days one, thanks for answering!

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I'm exploring a new rating scheme that is based upon 5 stars where each star is equal to 20 points. The total points are accumulated and subsequently divided by the total number of tracks to arrive at an aggregate score for an album being rated. Simple? daFigz™ votes, yes!

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[Shaking in a jittery like fashion] 'effng caffeine.
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