Review: Gob, “Muertos Vivos”

A huge departure from the sound that got them to where they were. Very polar in nature; the first half and second half sound like they’re part of two albums. The first is a heavy affair where all of the songs can sort of blend together, and doesn’t produce much memorable fare outside of “We’re…

Review: Fitz and the Tantrums, “More Than Just A Dream” (Deluxe)

Decent sophomore effort from a band whose first album was a game-changer in the world of blue-eyed soul. There’s no answer to “MoneyGrabber” on here, but “Out of My League” is a decent follow-up. Definite change in sound to something a little more poppy and synth-driven, with additional production thanks to their new major label…