Archive for ‘We Never Asked For This’

December 28, 2011

We Never Asked For This – John Amadon

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s blind submission comes from Portland singer-songwriter John Amadon.

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December 19, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Jessie Baylin

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s blind submission comes to us from throwback pop chanteuse Jessie Baylin.

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December 16, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Band of Skulls

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s blind submission comes from power trio Band of Skulls, who tantalize us with a stream of the title track to their upcoming album Sweet Sour and the video for the album’s first single “The Devil Takes Care of His Own.” Check them both out and what we think below.

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December 10, 2011

We Never Asked For This – The Slants

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s blind submission is the latest from Portland dance rockers The Slants.

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December 7, 2011

We Never Asked For This – School of Seven Bells

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s unsolicited review is of “The Night”- the first single off of School of Seven Bells upcoming album Ghostory.

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December 1, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Bully in the Hallway

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

As we noted in yesterday’s post, our inbox it overfloweth with unsolicited material.  Today’s blind submission is from Chicago post punk band Bully in the Hallway.

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November 30, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Tito Ramsey

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

The internet streets must be talking, because after a long drought our inbox is filling up with blind submissions.  Damn it feels good to be a blogsta.  Today’s blind submission is the electronica soul pop of Tito Ramsey.

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November 29, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Good Shepherd Band

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s invitation to critique was hand delivered in the way of a flyer promoting the new album by the Good Shepherd Band.

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October 6, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Korps

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s blind submission is the latest from Gulcher Records, “Hello World!” by Korps.

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July 20, 2011

We Never Asked For This – New West

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s blind submission is from Philadelphia based project New West.

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