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The Daily Listen: Best Albums of 2014 (5 to 1)

5. Merchandise – After the End After being a “on the fence” fan of Merchandise for quite some time, it is safe to say that I had quite the amount of anticipation for this release. For years I enjoyed the [...]

January 8, 2015 Features

The Daily Listen: Best Albums of 2014 (10 to 6)

10. The Hotelier – Home, Like Noplace is There These guys first came onto my radar in this past year, as I am sure they did with many people, releasing one of the most underrated albums of 2014. What appears [...]

December 26, 2014 Features

The Daily Listen: Sun Kil Moon – Third and Seneca EP

I don’t pay much attention to celebrities, gossip or drama. It confuses and angers me how much money, predominately in America, we put into watching and hearing about where their favorite musician ate last night or what this one was [...]

December 22, 2014 New Music, Reviews
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The Daily Listen: Wormwood – Self -Titled

Talk to any of my close friends and they will tell you how annoying it is for me to say, “I don’t listen to punk or hardcore anymore.” While that proof lies in my recent listens, which correlates here in [...]

December 12, 2014 New Music, Reviews
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The Daily Listen: Death Blues – Ensemble

“Death Blues is a multi-disiplinary (sic) project by Jon Mueller that addresses the inevitability of death as impetus to become more present in each moment.” That quote comes from the official website of multi-instrumentalist and percussionist Jon Mueller’s project, Death [...]

December 4, 2014 New Music, Reviews
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The Daily Listen: Window – Salvation

This one, admittedly, is a little hard to tackle review wise because of the lack of information available. However, these are exactly the type of releases I want to try and give some exposure to because of how impressive they [...]

December 1, 2014 New Music, Reviews
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The Daily Listen: Raspberry Bulbs – Privacy

One would hope for this sort of raw depravity coming from a group formed by one half of THE American blackened-punk band, Bone Awl. Founding member, who goes by “He Who Crushes Teeth,” established Raspberry Bulbs after transplanting to New [...]

November 26, 2014 New Music, Reviews
These Branches

Introducing The Daily Listen Written By Nick Hertzberg Of These Branches

Hello and welcome to my new column for Speak Into my Good Eye. My name is Nick Hertzberg, I am a long time member of the South New Jersey music scene, guitarist and vocalist for These Branches, owner and contributor [...]

November 25, 2014 Features