Archive | October, 2013

Katy Perry: Prism

31 Oct


Katy Perry returns with an album that reflects her evolution as an artist, or so she says. What really lies beneath the admittedly pretty packaging of Prism is largely more of the same: Perry peddling fantasy over substance, in what is arguably a disappointing offering. Continue reading


New Order: Lost Sirens

20 Oct


Maybe it’s just the derivative nature of the industry today, but with Lost Sirens, New Order seem just as comfortable among the 80s-derived four chord clubby electro pop of the now as they did among the 80s-derived guitar driven rock of the early 2000s. Continue reading