Showing results 1 to 22 of 22 Search: Posts made by Benjamin Drake
Forum: News 04:05 PM - 09/02/15
Replies: 81
Views: 8,039
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Someone couldn't keep holding on.
Forum: News 10:47 AM - 08/29/15
Replies: 218
Views: 16,518
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Regardless of album sales, I really liked Get Your Heart On. Really liked "Summer Paradise" and almost every other song on that album. If it matters, I really like Carly Rae Jepsen's new album, too,...
Forum: Reviews 10:15 AM - 07/23/15
Replies: 2
Views: 1,648
Posted By Benjamin Drake
I totally agree with all your specific comments about each song. "Holly's on Fire" is by far my favorite, and "Run Around Town" definitely my least.
Forum: Reviews 10:22 PM - 05/21/15
Replies: 175
Views: 19,755
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Good review, though short. This album was pretty disappointing for me. WYDS was catchy in all the right ways, but most of these songs were like USAD b-sides.

If anyone's curious, I wrote a more...
Forum: News 11:55 PM - 04/26/15
Replies: 86
Views: 10,574
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Like this a lot, but the production still sounds muffled compared to the massive WYDS.
Forum: Reviews 08:55 AM - 04/15/15
Replies: 45
Views: 14,883
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Great album. I love "Missing You," "Runaways," and "Dancing With A Wolf."
Forum: Reviews 08:07 PM - 12/02/14
Replies: 23
Views: 15,995
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Love this album, especially "Avalanche" and "Aquaman." Didn't really like "Up 2 U," though, unlike most people.

"Work this Body" reminded me of The Summer Set.
Forum: News 11:38 AM - 08/24/14
Replies: 22
Views: 3,552
Posted By Benjamin Drake
It's so close, but we're so far away.
Forum: News 09:04 PM - 07/31/14
Replies: 75
Views: 11,796
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Yeah, I sort of figured it was the genre, although I would think different voices would come out even within the genre - not all punk-pop sounds like Parker Cannon, for example.

I'll be sure to...
Forum: News 07:26 PM - 07/31/14
Replies: 75
Views: 11,796
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Great article! It's awesome to see some actual examples of sexism in the scene. Contradicts what so many people commented in the last thread, about how it supposedly doesn't happen.

One comment, and...
Forum: News 10:14 PM - 06/30/14
Replies: 78
Views: 8,481
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Awesome. Love all the seasons except 4.

5 was still inconsistent, but a big step up from 4. Even if it wasn't great, I'm pretty sure Community can stick the landing for a proper send-off.

Would be...
Forum: News 05:37 PM - 06/13/14
Replies: 33
Views: 11,333
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Definitely agree, same order as you. S/T is fantastic.
Forum: News 05:32 PM - 06/13/14
Replies: 208
Views: 27,836
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Yeah I don't know about this. I'm sure I'm a little naive about what injuries have occurred, but neither moshing nor crowd-surfing have ever really bothered me. Even if it can be distracting having...
Forum: News 07:15 PM - 01/16/14
Replies: 77
Views: 6,205
Posted By Benjamin Drake
- Haven't seen Her, but I know that once I do it's probably going to be my favorite movie of the year. I'm already mad about Joaquin without having even seen it yet.
- Inside Llewyn Davis was the...
Forum: Reviews 12:33 PM - 11/06/13
Replies: 32
Views: 11,806
Posted By Benjamin Drake
I'd agree that most of these songs aren't as catchy as WIKY, but I still think it's very well-written and enjoyable, and contains a fair number of catchy songs (like the ones I listed above).
Forum: Reviews 08:54 AM - 11/06/13
Replies: 32
Views: 11,806
Posted By Benjamin Drake
"Summer of the Lily Pond," "Just Don't Let Go Just Don't," and "Die Young Die Dumb Not Soon" are my jams.
Forum: News 03:46 PM - 10/30/13
Replies: 12
Views: 4,937
Posted By Benjamin Drake
I'mma let you finish, but Ryan Key wrote the best letter to his former self of all time
Forum: News 08:14 PM - 10/29/13
Replies: 91
Views: 9,138
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Liked Fixed at Zero by far the most. I'd recommend Fixed at Zero, Mythology, and Lost Tree.
Forum: News 10:13 PM - 10/22/13
Replies: 40
Views: 6,424
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Summer of the Lily Pond is my favorite after listening to most of the songs (aside from the last two, which I haven't heard). Those horns are fantastic.
Forum: News 02:37 PM - 10/22/13
Replies: 40
Views: 6,424
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Like many have said, nothing is as instantly catchy or awesome as most songs on WIKY, but I really like it nonetheless and I think it'll grow on me.
Forum: Reviews 11:12 AM - 10/09/13
Replies: 88
Views: 18,723
Posted By Benjamin Drake
Not really my thing, but I like "Nicotine" and "Casual Affair." Vices & Virtues was my favorite.
Forum: News 01:30 PM - 10/07/13
Replies: 54
Views: 8,707
Posted By Benjamin Drake
I do wish there was a little more variety, but pretty solid album. I really like "Last Night For a Table of Two" and "12 Through 15."

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