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Royal Teeth  GLOW  Album Review

Royal Teeth GLOW Album Review

The much awaited debut album from New Orleans indie pop band Royal Teeth titled GLOW came out on August 13th. See what we had to say!

Sick Puppies,  Connect : Album Review

Sick Puppies, Connect : Album Review

            After 4 years since their last release, the long awaited third album from Sick Puppies is finally out. Connect is kind of a mix of both previous albums (as well as Polar Opposite), in which it varies from heavy to soft and demonstrates their versatility as a band. From the opening riff of “Die To Save You,” you know that Sick Puppies don’t mess around. Right from the start, Emma Anzai’s bass smacks you right in the face. The […]

The Popblerd! Halftime Show: Cassandra's Best of 2013 So Far

The Popblerd! Halftime Show: Cassandra’s Best of 2013 So Far

Coming up with this list was actually somewhat easy, since the majority of my top albums I knew were “the ones” when I first listened to them. I’m going to spare the long blurbs, and try to just do some key points, but we all know how that will probably turn out. For fun, I added some notables, some EPs, some local bands (gotta rep my Local 92.9 [shameless plug]), and some looking forward to-s. Enjoy!  Biffy Clyro – Opposites […]

Jonny 5 of Flobots: The Popblerd Interview!

As I walked up the steps of Dado Tea next to The Sinclair in Cambridge, MA before the Flobots show, I saw a man wearing a striped shirt and glasses sitting outside sipping the rest of his drink and trying to get one of the blueberries out of the bottom while looking at his phone. We introduced ourselves and asked the basic questions before getting into topics like what music means to him and people in general, rallying with Rage […]

Biffy Clyro  Opposites : Spin Cycle

Biffy Clyro Opposites : Spin Cycle

Not only a cool band name, but great music! Check out our review of the latest by Biffy Clyro!

Spin Cycle: Atlas Genius  When It Was Now

Spin Cycle: Atlas Genius When It Was Now

Coming up from down under, Atlas Genius are hitting America fast and with the release of their new album When It Was Now. See what we have to say!

In Depth Exclusive Interview: Gary Larsen of Royal Teeth PART TWO

In Depth Exclusive Interview: Gary Larsen of Royal Teeth PART TWO

I have had a bit of an infatuation with new to the scene, New Orleans band Royal Teeth since she saw them open for The Kooks in May. I got the chance to talk to lead singer and guitarist Gary Larsen of the band, and our conversation literally covered everything you need to/would ever want to know about the band. PART TWO.

In Depth Exclusive Interview: Gary Larsen of Royal Teeth PART ONE

In Depth Exclusive Interview: Gary Larsen of Royal Teeth PART ONE

I have had a bit of an infatuation with new to the scene, New Orleans band Royal Teeth since she saw them open for The Kooks in May. I got the chance to talk to lead singer and guitarist Gary Larsen of the band, and our conversation literally covered everything you need to/would ever want to know about the band. PART ONE.

The Best Albums of 2012: Cassandra Weighs In

The Best Albums of 2012: Cassandra Weighs In

For the second year, I got to use my music critiquing to pick my favorite and best albums of 2012. Did my favorite artists make the cut, or get beat by new loves? See what I ranked where!

Spin Cycle: Shiny Toy Guns  III

Spin Cycle: Shiny Toy Guns III

Reunited and it feels so good, Shiny Toy Guns are back with their third album, III. See what we have to say!

Spin Cycle: Two Door Cinema Club, Beacon

Spin Cycle: Two Door Cinema Club, Beacon

UK dance rock band Two Door Cinema Club return with their second album, Beacon, and here’s a hint, it doesn’t disappoint. Read what we have to say!

Spin Cycle: Imagine Dragons, Night Visions

Spin Cycle: Imagine Dragons, Night Visions

After gaining much success with their single “It’s Time” Imagine Dragon’s full length album Night Visions is finally out. Read what we have to say!