Category Archives: Album Reviews

What do I stand for, most nights I don’t know anymore

There appears to be a very large number of people coming to this site to learn about the great band fun. Well, the lovely folks over at ournameisfun.com have decided to let everyone hear the whole new album a week … Continue reading

Posted in Album Reviews, Previews, Track Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Best albums of 2011 (According to Shaun)

In retrospect this year seemed to be a track kind of a year for me. A year in which I would listen to certain songs from an album, more than I would put an album on straight through, or repeat … Continue reading

Posted in Album Reviews, Best of The Year | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Brand new Joseph Arthur Double Album

As I finish off the final touches of my best of 2011 albums list, one of my favourite artists, Joseph Arthur, has just released (minutes ago) a double album for free on his website. The album entitled “Redemption City” is … Continue reading

Posted in Album Reviews, Previews | 1 Comment

Best albums of 2011 (According to Kris)

Bolster Your Holster presents the Best Albums of 2011 (according to Kris)! This year I decided to go with 50 albums instead of the regular 40 and included comments on as many as I was inspired to. Hope you enjoy … Continue reading

Posted in Album Reviews, Best of The Year, Lists | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

The Weeknd – Echoes of Silence

Well Shit… It managed to drop before New Years’. Abel Tesfaye had promised 3 mixtapes in 2011 and with only 10 days left in the year, rumours that it wouldn’t drop this year were in the air. I thought he … Continue reading

Posted in Album Reviews, Musical thoughts | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

I can feel the beat beat of your heart, and the sound is healing

My good friend Jesh de Rox just released his first EP this past weekend. We first heard some of these songs at a house concert that he and Amy Seeley performed at our place last winter. It was a very … Continue reading

Posted in Album Reviews, Previews | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Best of the Year so Far – 2011

Every year I hear it. Someone always says “This was a bad year for music”. I always end up disagreeing. Whether it’s because I like way too many things or I simply like to disagree, I always feel that there … Continue reading

Posted in Album Reviews, Best of The Year, Lists, Top 5 Lists, Video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment