Music Reviews

A collection of reviews of music, albums, singles etc.. Brought to you by Blazing Minds, with top music reviews from @BlazingMinds. This is the place for those up and coming artists to get their music known about and shouted out to over 33,000 combined Twitter followers etc.

Frat Party, the New Album from Thomas Nicholas Rocks

Here at Blazing Minds we were honoured to get our hands on the new album, Frat Party, from our good buddy Thomas Nicholas. Thomas Nicholas Band has recorded their favourite cover songs from the ‘American Pie’ movie soundtrack albums, Frat...

Album Review – Toby Mac – ***This is Not a Test***

In Britain we are okay with lyrics in popular music being about gang culture, murder, sex, drugs and so many other negative things, however when it comes to a message of love, forgiveness and generally being a good role...

Ivory Tower Project Release a New Single

I've been a fan of Ivory Tower Project for many years, too many to mention. I first started listening to them around the same time that I was messing around with my own music, heck I even have one...

Pet Shop Boys Review – New Album – Super

It's ridiculous how a band who've been going for so long can continue to astonish with new material every time it is released. Pet Shop Boys who've been plying their trade at the top of the charts since 1984...

NEW SINGLE REVIEW: Dene Michael – Hold Me Now [Exclusive]

Those of you that follow the Blazing Minds Twitter and read the articles here on the site, will have seen us mention Dene Michael and particularly the recent work that I've done with behind the scenes photography of his new video. So...

NEW SINGLE REVIEW – Pet Shop Boys – The Pop Kids

More than 30 years since West End Girls was top of the charts, The Pet Shop Boys still manage to bang out great music. Following the success of their 2013 album 'Electric' which reached number 3in the charts and...

Simply Red – Big Love – Album Review

When I found out Simply Red were celebrating 30 years of making music by going on tour later this year I was one of the first in queue to get tickets. It's been a number of years since I...

Gavner P – Now or Never [Album Review]

The first thing that stands out with the new album from Gavner P is that this new disc of 12 tracks sounds very polished, with its rap and rock ballad feel from the start, which is a great feel...

Late Cambrian – Golden Time (Album Review)

Many of you who read Blazing Minds on a regular basis will have seen that we covered Wheatus when they came to Holyhead last year, this year they are returning and the band starting their show are Late Cambrian...

The Ventura Project – Novopangaea – Album Review

If you are a reader of Blazing Minds and follow us over the many Social Networks and even get updates via your RSS reader you will have heard me mention The Ventura Project before, most recently during the Wheatus...

MC Lars The Edgar Allan Poe EP [Review]

So there I was covering a Straight Jacket Legends gig when I first heard MC Lars live, most recently I got to meet him again, this time at a Wheatus gig in Holyhead that I was covering. After the show,...

Porter’s Forces – Haunted EP [Music Review]

It's always nice to get some new music coming my way and even better when it's enjoyable to listen to and Haunted is certainly an EP that I've enjoyed lately. A while back just after finishing the Ticket Tuesday Radio...