Category Archives: Album Review

Owls – Two (2014) Review

By Cal Meacham The current popularity of 90’s/00’s emo reunions makes it an easy sale for a reunion of one of the best bands of the the genre.  But time doesn’t (more…)

Sun Kil Moon – Benji (2014) Review

By Cal Meacham Sun Kil Moon – Benji (2014) I was really tentative when Mark Kozelek ditched the Red House Painters name for Sun Kil Moon and released Ghosts Of Great (more…)

Album Review: Deicide – “In the Minds of Evil” – 11/25/13

On Tuesday, death metal legends Deicide released their new album “In The Minds of Evil”.  We previewed the single a couple of months back when it was leaked ( http://firstorderhistorians.com/2013/10/01/new-deicide-single-leaked-in-the-minds-of-evil-title-track-from-album-to-be-released-november-25th/ ) (more…)

Cal’s Music Review Quick Hits

Quasimoto – Yessir Whatever  (2013) Without fanfare or pre-release hype, Madlib aka Quasimoto dropped a brand new album of material on us.  His first proper Quasimoto release since 2005’s The (more…)