2011 has been quite a year. We've seen some newer faces from the past couple of years set a new bar for a new decade to come. Some of our heroes from the last decade have decided to take a current hiatus at the present time, but luckily left us with their best work to date before they left. More so than who has come up and who has fallen, a lot more was stirring up in music worth mentioning. Here are five of my favorite things that were great about 2011's contribution to music as a whole, and how I hope that spirit continues into 2012.
1) Wall of Sound --- 2011 was a loud year. If you were into rock and roll or metal or sludge or punk or hardcore or this "dub" music kids are enjoying these days, your ears were probably tingling the next morning. Whether it was the...[read more]