Truth is that my first impressions aren't going to do this album justice. It needs a full on review - but, that's the kind of thing that needs a lot more time, especially if I'm going to actually write a review in a way I haven't in years. But ... that's coming, in tr meantime - how about some first thoughts on the new Yellowcard album? I feel like I'm in a good position to talk about this band - having followed them virtually their entire careers.
I have emotional attachments to basically all their albums. I loved OFTK and OA, and have long thought PW was their best album. While their previous release was a great welcome back ... maybe something wasnt quite there. Or maybe PW was just really hard to follow-up? Whatever the case, this album is undeniably great. After a...[read more]