the mars volta

Top 5: Best The Mars Volta Albums

American progressive rock band The Mars Volta may have disbanded years ago, but their unique sound has influenced numerous contemporary bands today. Headed by Cedric Bixler-Zavala and Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, this partnership has played music together for decades, and has even recently reunited with one of their first projects At The Drive-In. Ranging from progressive rock, to Latin jazz, jazz fusion…

king crimson

Top 5: King Crimson Albums

English progressive rock band King Crimson have played music over six decades. With only one longstanding member in guitarist Robert Fripp over its multiple lineup changes, King Crimson has evolved sonically over its decorated career. Ranging from progressive rock, to psychedelic rock, to jazz fusion and new wave, their 13 albums have a little something for everyone. But which album…

acolyte the message

Single Review: Acolyte – The Message

When isn’t there any new music from Australia worth talking about? Since I’ve found progressive/alternative rock band Acolyte a couple months ago, I’ve been looking forward to their upcoming debut album “Shades of Black” to be released in 2016. In the meantime, they have shared two singles off the album, my favorite being their single “The Message.” “The Message” is…