Category: Album Reviews

Albums that Collected Sounds Reviews.

Single Review: Wonderful by Little Fish

Song Name: Wonderful Artist: Little Fish Year/Label: 2011 / Estupedo Review by David Adair The overall impact of the mysterious Little Fish, who seek to build upon the momentum gained through the release of their debut album last year. Is…

Single Review: Slivers Of You by Puro Instinct

Album Name: Slivers Of You Artist: Puro Instinct Year/Label: 2011 / Record Makers Review by David Adair Winding electro tainted pop from Los Angeles’ Kaplan (Piper and Skylar) siblings delivers a sound that pounded Top of The Pops in the…

Single Review: Ghoulish by Poly Styrene

Song Name: Ghoulish Artist: Poly Styrene Year/Label: 2011 / Future Noise Music [Download at Amazon] Review by Dave Adair Digital tinkering and gruff, yet coasting femme vocals that are pitched somewhere in the void between Client and Sinead O’Connor, defiantly…

Single Review: RASTAKRAUT by The Narcoleptic Dancers

Album Name: RASTAKRAUT Artist: The Narcoleptic Dancers Year/Label: 2011 / Bleepmachine [Download at Amazon] Review by David Adair A soft harmony laden accompaniment paves the way to the stirring, carefree, yet thought delivery of Melody Van Kappers, as simplistic lyrics…

Album Review: The Taxidermist by Scarlet Season

Album Name: The Taxidermist Artist: Scarlet Season Year/Label: 2011 / Independent [Download at Amazon] Buy at Amazon] Review by Anna Maria Stjärnell Scarlet Season is the new project by Aileen Paron who released the strong album Anonyma in a more…

Album review: Late Bloomer by Allie Moss

Album Name: Late Bloomer by Allie Moss Artist: Allie Moss Year/Label: 2011 / Independent [Download at Amazon] Review by Amy Lotsberg Producer of Collected Sounds I got Allie Moss’ album awhile back and put it in my rotation. I did…

New Times in Black and White by Raleigh

I have a new band for you! They’re called Raleigh and they are: Clea Anaïs-Vocals, Cello, Keys; Brock Geiger – Vocals, Guitar, Bass; and Matt Doherty – Drums. They’re from Calgary (you knew I’d like it, they’re Canadian!). They remind…

Single Review: Do You Remember by Ane Brun

Song Name: Do You Remember Artist: Ane Brun Year/Label: 2011 / Balloon Ranger Records/Decca International [Download from Amazon US] [Download Amazon UK] Review by David Adair Expect a hearty, hollow percussion nudged mingling together of jungle, pop and soul for…

Album Review: Other Creatures EP by Bird Call

Album Name: Other Creatures EP Artist: Bird Call Year/Label: 2011 / FHC Records [Download at Amazon] Review by Anna Maria Stjärnell Chiara Angelicola aka Bird Call has done an ep of covers and it works fine for her. The opening…