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Forum: News 06:52 PM - 05/14/15
Replies: 135
Views: 10,163
Posted By slickdtc
Hidden gem.

It's crazy because they've really carved out their own sound, especially with OCL but it built on Gospel.

I have a feeling this will just be a hiatus. No one heard from them between...
Forum: News 03:46 PM - 05/14/15
Replies: 135
Views: 10,163
Posted By slickdtc
Took a bit of time for me to really get in to them, but by the time they dropped OCL I was in full Fireworks mode.

OCL is probably one of two albums I can definitively point to as an album that...
Forum: News 02:56 PM - 05/07/15
Replies: 23
Views: 2,645
Posted By slickdtc
That was the big one for me, the library. Rdio came up blank for me too often, whereas Spotify has nearly everything I search for.
Forum: News 03:32 PM - 05/06/15
Replies: 23
Views: 2,645
Posted By slickdtc
What's wrong with the app/experience?

I have Spotify and had Rdio... Spotify's UI blew Rdio's out, to me at least.
Forum: News 04:03 PM - 04/27/15
Replies: 107
Views: 11,693
Posted By slickdtc
well that was a lot of fun. Always appreciated FYS, but I've never liked them as much as that first release. It was just special.

Such Gold is best gold
Forum: News 02:29 PM - 04/13/15
Replies: 17
Views: 3,706
Posted By slickdtc
You know how sometimes there are bands that instantly catch your ear? Grayscale is one of those bands for me. Connected from the first time I spun them while I was at work last year.

They released...
Forum: News 08:27 AM - 03/22/15
Replies: 186
Views: 12,182
Posted By slickdtc
Come on, the poster presented the evidence that Dan and Parker stated how much they love HTL, but you refuse to accept it because it didn't fit what you needed word for word. Give credit where it's...
Forum: News 07:09 AM - 03/20/15
Replies: 186
Views: 12,182
Posted By slickdtc
One listen through is probably why you don't see/hear what the rest of us are. I instantly identified with the album and absolutely the singles, and I'm not always one to love something off the bat....
Forum: News 05:28 PM - 03/19/15
Replies: 186
Views: 12,182
Posted By slickdtc
Sounds like you've just got a more mature taste within the broad genre under punk/rock. Nothing wrong with that!

Just like there's nothing wrong with an album that is just riffs and jams and might...
Forum: News 01:18 PM - 03/19/15
Replies: 186
Views: 12,182
Posted By slickdtc
This whole album is like all my favorite HTL songs. I've gone back and been kind of disappointed in past albums, nostalgia got the best of me. This one though, knocks it out of the park. A straight...
Forum: News 12:58 PM - 03/19/15
Replies: 82
Views: 8,830
Posted By slickdtc
That's the best part! A big reason why I love these tribute albums.
Forum: News 02:23 PM - 03/11/15
Replies: 43
Views: 4,030
Posted By slickdtc
TSSF and KnucklePuck skew more towards punk in my opinion. This was more on the poppy side.

I liked it, and Storyteller. Both songs make you wanna jump around.

Physically or musically? It's...
Forum: News 04:08 PM - 03/06/15
Replies: 96
Views: 14,602
Posted By slickdtc
This is what I'm thinking. Probably a one off or very limited run exclusive to one general region.
Forum: News 02:42 PM - 02/27/15
Replies: 106
Views: 9,020
Posted By slickdtc
I don't understand the widespread hate towards BABE. I used to think it strayed from Mutiny and This Will Be... but it really didn't, or at least only slightly. Seemed like a proper follow-up. I'm no...
Forum: News 04:08 PM - 02/26/15
Replies: 24
Views: 3,214
Posted By slickdtc
They really do. I remember first listening to "Don't Come Home" and kind of filing it away as something to keep an eye and ear on. Gave it a pretty consistent rotation since it was only 3 songs and...
Forum: News 09:21 AM - 02/26/15
Replies: 2
Views: 1,284
Posted By slickdtc
Surprised this has no comments. They had another song streaming on here and the response was very positive. This fits right in.

I'll have to keep this band in mind when the EP drops later this...
Forum: News 09:12 AM - 02/26/15
Replies: 53
Views: 5,491
Posted By slickdtc
I actually really liked it because of the screaming. Man Overboard doesn't really do that and I was interested in how they'd pull it off. Well done. Everyone had a different opinion on how to...
Forum: News 05:51 PM - 02/19/15
Replies: 25
Views: 3,742
Posted By slickdtc
Pretty sure a backwards snapback is attached to Derek's head.

State Champs are great. The acoustic EP came out VERY well. Looking forward to the new material!
Forum: News 02:20 PM - 02/09/15
Replies: 16
Views: 2,211
Posted By slickdtc
Hahah, knew it was gonna be Light Years flyers at the end.

Good stuff. Fun take on stereotypes and trends in and outside of their own musical scene.

Pat in the XXXL white tee LOL. It really does...
Forum: News 01:38 PM - 02/09/15
Replies: 104
Views: 10,812
Posted By slickdtc
They characterize Paramore as "adult pop punk." Isn't punk born of rock? And pop-punk born of punk?

So... what exactly is the problem?

Just because they don't play your SPECIFIC subgenre, doesn't...
Forum: News 08:32 AM - 02/09/15
Replies: 56
Views: 9,757
Posted By slickdtc
Heard the new singles and they're awesome, sounds like my favorite parts of Skip School and This Is a Stick-Up.
Forum: News 04:31 PM - 01/28/15
Replies: 22
Views: 5,728
Posted By slickdtc
Best comparison throughout.

There's moments where PBC shines through, but that's literally only the vocals. They aren't as consistently gruff as PBC's were.

Nice mix of artists make up this...
Forum: News 08:36 AM - 01/23/15
Replies: 6
Views: 1,841
Posted By slickdtc
Been on this band for a minute now. One of my favorites of the smaller DIY bands.

This song is very catchy and probably one of the poppier songs I've heard from them (check out their last album,...
Forum: News 02:33 PM - 01/14/15
Replies: 37
Views: 7,013
Posted By slickdtc
Pretty sure PNR is just waiting for an official charge or something before terminating FPS completely. I mean, facts are being sorted out as we speak, and no matter how obviously guilty he appears,...
Forum: News 04:52 PM - 01/13/15
Replies: 9
Views: 3,159
Posted By slickdtc
Couldn't wait to show this to my wife, she's subjected me to this song countless times the past few weeks, but I'm unimpressed. That little riff was cool, and changing the lyrics to "Pete Wentz get...

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