Sam Bullock Reviews

Featuring the reviews of Sam Bullock, WMPG volunteer.

Braids Canadian art rock band Braids get cold and calculating with their second release "Flourish//Perish."

Fuzz Ty Segall and friends dredge up psych rock influences with their scuzzy band Fuzz.

Mary Jane Coles Mary Jane Coles has done it all backwards by releasing her debut years after she broke into the industry and "Comfort" is all the better for it.

Diarrhea Planet Diarrhea Planet should be your favorite scatilogical party band.

Moderat Moderat brilliantly combine Modeselektor's broken beats with Apparat's architectural pop once again on II.

Titus Andronicus "Local Business" clearly illustrates that Titus Andronicus is not a punk band.

Cult of Youth Brooklyn neo-folk band Cult of Youth give an intense performance in support of their new album "Love Will Prevail."

Why? Why? inspires a questionably rapped review of his latest album "Mumps, Etc."

The Coalsack in Crux "Before, After, Forever, and Always" is a brooding, jangly debut from Portland supergroup The Coalsack in Crux.

Tiger High Memphis quartet Tiger High bring a bit of Mid-South garage rock to their newest release "Catacombs After Party."

Yo La Tengo "Fade" is full of the characteristic soft, beautiful melodies that Yo La Tengo is known for making.

Toro Y Moi Chazwick Bundick has built a chillwave empire as Toro Y Moi and he continues the dynasty with "Anything In Return."

Lady Lamb The Beekeeper Local superstar Lady Lamb The Beekeeper moves to a bigger stage with Ripley Pine.

Pillowfight Did you like Lovage? Dan the Automator does it again with Pillowfight.

Foxygen Foxygen expertly capture a glam rock sound with We Are The Twenty First Century Ambassadors of Peace and Magic.

The Happy Hollows The Happy Hollows enter New Wave territory with their second album Amethyst.

Gogol Bordello The high speed gypsy gonzo auto beatnik turbo freight train that is Gogol Bordello shows no signs of slowing or shifting gears with their newest album "Pura Vida Conspiracy."

Gauntlet Hair Swirling post punk guitars and barely audible vocals on Gauntlet Hair's new album Stills will delight the sullen goth kid inside you.

Bosnian Rainbows Great things like Bosnian Rainbows happen when Omar Rodriguez-Lopez lets go of the reigns.

Smith Westerns Smith Westerns' third release owes a considerable debt to Marc Bolan.

Carlie Van Stee Carlie Van Stee does it again with psych-pop debut "We Are."

Coco Rosie Coco Rosie craft more accessible but characteristic wacko fairy music on "Tales of a Grass Widow."

Grandchildren Grandchildren compose atypical dream pop confections on their second album "Golden Age."

Thee Oh Sees Prolific garage rockers, Thee Oh Sees, bring the noise with their new release "Floating Coffin."

The The The Thunder The The The Thunder roll into Portland and WMPG studios in support of their new album "All At Once."

Low Sam Bullock reviews Low's new album The Invisible Way.

STRFKR Sam Bullock reviews STRFKR.

Frightened Rabbit Sam Bullock reviews Frightened Rabbit.

Veronica Falls Sam Bullock reviews Veronica Falls.