Review: ‘Meet Me in the Bathroom’ – A Nostalgic Rock Through 2000s Rock

Early 2000s pop culture is often defined by its proximity to the destruction of the World Trade Center. It’s hard to fully articulate how instantaneous the effects of the event were, but the moment shook the Earth in policies, societal mentalities, and of course pop culture. In the shadows of 9/11, a new scene emerged. … Continue reading Review: ‘Meet Me in the Bathroom’ – A Nostalgic Rock Through 2000s Rock

2012 Gems: ‘Shut Up and Play the Hits’ – An LCD Soundsystem Goodbye Packs an Emotional Punch

How do you say goodbye to a band that never really went away? The LCD Soundsystem hiatus really threw a wrench in my feelings toward music back in 2012. Just a few years earlier, Fall Out Boy, the emo band of my teen years, had announced its own dissolution. I was prepared to never love music … Continue reading 2012 Gems: ‘Shut Up and Play the Hits’ – An LCD Soundsystem Goodbye Packs an Emotional Punch