Category: Music

Album Review: Lagwagon – Hang

(Guest review by Derek Obregon) Legendary SoCal punk rockers Lagwagon have come out with a new CD after nine years, Hang . . . and thank god they’re back! If you’ve never heard them before, be prepared for a very fast, technical style that embodies ’90s new-school punk....

Album Review: Thievery Corporation – Saudade

(Guest Review by Matt Edmund) The word is “Saudade”. While there’s no direct English translation, the word comes from the Portuguese and Galician language and describes the feeling of deep emotional longing and nostalgia, perhaps for a lost lover that you know will never return. The word has...

Album Review: Skrillex – Recess

After spending the last two years pursuing side projects, touring in relentless fashion (including a 7-night stint in San Francisco), and dropping the occasional remix, but for the most part flying under the radar and leaving a noticeable rift in the EDM space/time continuum, Skrillex has burst back...

Album Review: The Daymen “Self Explanatory” EP

Before settling in to this season of the Bachelor, Rabbits Black correspondent Jay,  yours truly, flew to Scranton, the Electric City, this holiday season in an attempt to catch up with some musician friends and revisit a scene that has given the world bands like… well… POISON!, Breaking...

Album (EP) Review: 12th Planet & Protohype – Transitions

Bar none, the highlight of last year’s Electric  Zoo Festival (besides avoiding any drug-related tragedies of the sort that led to the third day of this year’s event being canceled) somehow wasn’t any of the regularly scheduled performances held on Randall’s Island, but rather a modest headlining performance...