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LaCroixBoix -
72
shame is a fairly new name to me. After just giving this album a sample test run I found a decent amount of enjoyment in Drunk Tank Pink. The thing that pisses me off about this album thought is that right from the beginning I knew critics would eat this up. Don't get me wrong it's a pretty solid LP but this is just something that is super easy to cling onto and call it great if it had anything remotely to do with the subject matter.

If I'm going for modern punk music though I think I'll ... read more
LaCroixBoix -
45
After listening to Silver Dream today it made me realize that this one isn't as bad as I remember. The front half was kind of awful, but there's some good jams towards the back half that save it from being outright unlistenable. Two High haunts me in my sleep though, I'll never forgive them for that.
LaCroixBoix -
18
I'm done with Moon Taxi after this album. Let the Record Play wasn't COMPLETE garbage, the end of it saved it, but man Silver Dream was painful to get through. The lyrics are the definition of cliche and lazy. The grooves and beats scream hit formula and again are just outright dull and forgettable. This is coming from someone who has been a fan of the group since 2012 and seen them twice live. I'm not even disappointed because I had 0 expectation after Two High and whatever the bottom of shoe ... read more
LaCroixBoix -
100
Life is like orange juice... better WITH Pulp.

My dad put Disco 2000 on my iPod Nano back in the day and I just was kind of dismissive of it. Probably played Stacy's Mom for the hundredth time instead. Needless to say Pulp kind of disappeared from my mind until last summer when I was listening to this curated indie playlist that had Do You Remember the First Time? I was blown away by this lost hit. The roaring guitars and the college rock era vocals of Jarvis Cocker blew me away, not to ... read more
LaCroixBoix -
82
I'll catch myself quoting this song during work. Then I wonder why the younger kids are freaked out
Jan 1, 2021
dean pelton the peanut
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An Illinoisan caught in the various season changes

Kanye West enthusiast as well as conqueror of the middle school emo-phase

I'll RATE albums/songs as I please, but only give REVIEWS when I revisit older ones

WE MIGHT DISAGREE BUDDY, OKAY?

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