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...Who Calls So Loud ...Who Calls So Loud3.5
A Dozen Furies Rip The Stars Down2.0
A Perfect Circle Thirteenth Step3.0
A Perfect Circle Mer de Noms3.0
A Secret Death A Secret Death4.5
A Skylit Drive She Watched The Sky2.0
A Thorn For Every Heart Things Aren't So Beautiful Now3.5
Adebisi Shank This Is The Album Of A Band Called Adebisi Shank4.0
Adebisi Shank This Is The EP Of A Band Called Adebisi Shank4.0
Aiden Our Gangs Dark Oath1.0
Alesana On Frail Wings Of Vanity And Wax3.5
Alexisonfire Alexisonfire3.5
Alexisonfire Crisis4.0
Alexisonfire Watch Out!4.5
Alkaline Trio From Here To Infirmary2.5
Amanda Woodward La Decadence de la Decadence3.5
American Football American Football4.0
The moment the soft, sweet sounds of the opening track 'Never Meant' on their self titled album hits your ears till the final moments of 'The one with the Wurlitzer', you will find yourself immersed in a happy place and it will most likely end with you in tears....well maybe not but either way this music is truly emotional stuff. Every note rings clearly with all our favourite human emotions love, heartache and regret.

The songs are full of space, i don't mean that the songs feel empty but that the band tends to lean towards a minimalist approach in the presentation of the songs, this space allows the vocal melodies to weave their magic in your head. All the while the guitars drum and bass each provide their own supporting or counter-melody with the occasional mixing of odd time signatures and rhythms, leaving the listener in a diverse landscape of aural pleasure.

That being said they're not as lofty as bands like explosions in the sky as the songs have just enough weight in them to keep them grounded, not just floating up around your head. This band is for anyone mildly interested in ambient chillout indie and jazz type stuff
American Football American Football EP4.0
Ampere All Our Tomorrows End Today4.5
Anathallo Hymns3.0
Anathallo Canopy Glow4.0
Anathallo Floating World4.5
Anberlin Blueprints For The Black Market3.5
Anberlin Cities3.5
Anberlin Never Take Friendship Personal4.0
Angels and Airwaves We Don't Need to Whisper2.5
Animal Collective Water Curses3.5
Animal Collective Merriweather Post Pavilion3.5
Aphex Twin ...I Care Because You Do4.0
Architecture In Helsinki In Case We Die3.0
Architecture In Helsinki Fingers Crossed3.5
Arctic Monkeys Whatever People Say I Am, That's What...3.0
Armchairpolitician Seven Segment Decoder4.5
Armchairpolitician manage to find innovative ways to stick out above the rest of the emerging european melodic hardcore bands.
Seven segment decoder' is built around prog rock-esque structures and a charming sense of artistic overindulgence, the album as a whole is a very moody piece of art, quite sombre and almost foreboding (imagine the apocalypse on a overcast day) i would not be surprised if i learn that it is in fact a concept album.
On the surface its a fairly easy listen, your ears can quite easily follow along with the mostly soft vocal melodies and with 9/13 of the tracks clocking in over 4 and a half minutes there are alot of ambient musical interlude type sections where you can easily get drawn into place of complete satisfaction.
But at the same time, the guitars continually add a very complex and/or unique layer to the songs that upon further listening can draw you in for a interesting ride. The entire album is drenched with a feeling of experimentation the band showcases their attention to detail by mixing in a wide palette of sounds tones and effects into the overall sound scape leaving you with a very well produced album
Armor For Sleep Smile For Them2.5
Armor For Sleep Dream To Make Believe3.5
Armor For Sleep What To Do When You Are Dead4.0
Arrows Modern Art & Politics4.0
As Cities Burn Hell Or High Water3.0
As Cities Burn Come Now Sleep4.5
As Cities Burn Son, I Loved You At Your Darkest5.0
As Tall As Lions As Tall As Lions4.0
At the Drive-In Vaya3.0
At the Drive-In This Station Is Non-Operational3.5
At the Drive-In In/Casino/Out3.5
At the Drive-In Relationship of Command4.0
Atlas Sound Logos3.5
Atreyu The Curse2.0
August Burns Red Messengers2.5
August Burns Red Thrill Seeker3.5
Aussitot Mort Montuenga4.0
Autechre Confield3.0
Autechre Draft 7.303.0
Autechre Quaristice3.0
Autechre Oversteps3.0
Autechre Untilted4.0
Autechre Gantz Graf4.0
Autechre Move Of Ten4.0
Avenged Sevenfold Sounding the Seventh Trumpet1.0
Avenged Sevenfold Warmness on the Soul1.5
Baroness Red Album3.5
Bear vs. Shark Terrorhawk2.5
Belle Epoque A La Derive3.5
Beloved Failure On4.0
Benea Reach Monument Bineothan3.5
Between the Buried and Me The Silent Circus2.5
Between the Buried and Me Colors2.5
Between the Buried and Me Alaska3.5
Billy Talent Billy Talent3.5
Bleed The Dream Built By Blood2.5
Bleed The Dream Asleep/No Apologies3.5
Blindside Silence3.5
Blindside About A Burning Fire3.5
Bloc Party Silent Alarm3.0
Bloc Party A Weekend in the City3.0
Bloc Party Intimacy3.0
Boards of Canada The Campfire Headphase2.5
Boards of Canada Geogaddi3.0
Boards of Canada Music Has the Right to Children3.5
Bon Iver Blood Bank3.0
Bon Iver For Emma, Forever Ago4.0
Botch American Nervoso3.5
Botch We Are the Romans4.0
Bowerbirds Hymns for a Dark Horse4.0
Brand New Your Favorite Weapon3.0
Brand New Deja Entendu4.0
Brand New The Devil and God Are Raging Inside Me4.5
Brazil A Hostage and the Meaning of Life3.5
Breaking Benjamin Saturate1.0
Breaking Benjamin We Are Not Alone2.0
Bright Eyes Lifted or the Story is in the Soil...3.5
Bright Eyes Digital Ash in a Digital Urn3.5
Bright Eyes Cassadaga3.5
Bright Eyes I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning4.0
Bright Eyes Fevers & Mirrors4.5
Brighten King Vs. Queen3.0
Britney Spears Greatest Hits: My Prerogative1.0
Burial Untrue3.0
Burial Burial3.5
Cap'n Jazz Analphabetapolothology2.5
Cartel Cartel2.5
Cartel Chroma3.5
Cartel The Ransom EP3.5
Caspian The Four Trees3.0
Caspian You Are The Conductor3.5
Catherine Rumour Has It2.0
Chasing Victory I Call This Abandonment2.5
Chevelle Point #12.0
Chevelle Wonder What's Next2.5
Chiodos Bone Palace Ballet2.0
Chiodos All's Well That Ends Well3.5
Circa Survive On Letting Go3.0
Circa Survive Juturna4.0
Circle Takes The Square Circle Takes the Square3.5
Circle Takes The Square As the Roots Undo4.0
Circle Takes The Square/Pg. 99 Document # 133.5
City and Colour Sometimes4.5
City of Caterpillar City of Caterpillar4.5
Closure in Moscow The Penance and the Patience4.0
Closure in Moscow First Temple4.0
Coheed and Cambria No World for Tomorrow3.0
Coheed and Cambria Live at the Starland Ballroom3.5
Coheed and Cambria The Second Stage Turbine Blade4.0
Coheed and Cambria In Keeping Secrets of Silent Earth: 34.5
Coheed and Cambria From Fear Through the Eyes of Madness4.5
Cold War Kids Mulberry Street3.5
Cold War Kids Loyalty to Loyalty4.0
Coma Lies NC The Great Western Basin2.5
Coma Lies NC 2008 EP3.0
Coma Lies NC A Churchwell Killing3.5
Converge You Fail Me3.5
Converge Jane Doe4.0
Converge No Heroes4.0
Copeland Eat, Sleep, Repeat4.0
Copeland You Are My Sunshine4.0
Copeland Beneath Medicine Tree4.5
Copeland In Motion5.0
Curl Up and Die The One of Above All, The End of All3.5
Curl Up and Die Unfortunately We're Not Robots4.0
Cursive Such Blinding Stars for Starving Eyes2.5
Cursive Happy Hollow3.0
Cursive Domestica3.5
Cursive The Ugly Organ4.0
Cursive Burst and Bloom4.0
Cute Is What We Aim For Same Old Blood Rush With A New Touch2.0
Daitro Des Cendres, Je Me Consume3.0
Daitro Laisser Vivre Les Squelettes4.5
Daitro / Sed Non Satiata Split4.0
Damiera Quite Mouth Loud Hands2.5
Damiera M(US)IC4.0
Dance Gavin Dance Dance Gavin Dance3.0
Dance Gavin Dance Downtown Battle Mountain4.0
Dance Gavin Dance Whatever I Say Is Royal Ocean4.5
Dashboard Confessional MTV Unplugged3.0
Dashboard Confessional Dusk and Summer3.5
Dashboard Confessional A Mark, A Mission, A Brand, A Scar4.0
Dashboard Confessional The Swiss Army Romance4.0
Dashboard Confessional The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most4.5
Daughters Hell Songs4.0
Days Away Mapping An Invisible World4.0
Dead Poetic New Medicines3.5
Death Cab for Cutie You Can Play These Songs With Chords3.0
Death Cab for Cutie We Have the Facts and We're Voting Yes3.5
Death Cab for Cutie The Photo Album4.0
Death Cab for Cutie Plans4.0
Death Cab for Cutie Narrow Stairs4.0
Death Cab for Cutie Transatlanticism4.5
Deerhunter Weird Era Cont.3.5
Deerhunter Microcastle4.0
Deerhunter Cryptograms4.5
Deftones Around the Fur3.5
Deftones Deftones3.5
Deftones White Pony4.0
Dimmu Borgir Enthrone Darkness Triumphant1.0
Dirty Projectors Bitte Orca3.0
Disturbed The Sickness1.5
Disturbed Believe1.5
dredg El Cielo3.0
dredg Catch Without Arms4.0
Drive Like Jehu Yank Crime3.5
Editors An End Has A Start3.0
Eleventh He Reaches London Hollow Be My Name3.0
Eleventh He Reaches London The Good Fight For Harmony4.5
Ellington More Like a Movie, Less Like Real Life2.5
Elliott False Cathedrals3.5
Emery I'm Only A Man3.0
Emery The Question3.5
Emery ...In Shallow Seas We Sail4.0
Emery The Weak's End4.5
Emmure Goodbye to the Gallows2.5
Emmure The Respect Issue2.5
Envy Insomniac Doze3.5
Escape the Fate Dying Is Your Latest Fashion1.5
Escape the Fate This War Is Ours1.5
Eskimo Joe Girl3.0
Every Time I Die Hot Damn!2.5
Every Time I Die Gutter Phenomenon3.5
Every Time I Die The Big Dirty4.0
Explosions in the Sky How Strange, Innocence3.0
Explosions in the Sky The Rescue3.0
Explosions in the Sky The Earth is Not a Cold Dead Place4.0
Explosions in the Sky All of a Sudden, I Miss Everyone4.0
Facing New York Get Hot2.5
Facing New York Facing New York4.0
Fall Out Boy From Under the Cork Tree2.5
Fall Out Boy My Heart Will Always Be The B-Side...2.5
Fall Out Boy Take This to Your Grave3.5
Fear Before Art Damage3.5
Fear Before Odd How People Shake4.0
Fear Before Fear Before4.0
Fear Before The Always Open Mouth5.0
Firekites The Bowery4.5
Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes3.5
Flying Lotus Los Angeles3.5
Flying Lotus Cosmogramma4.5
Foals Antidotes3.5
Foals Total Life Forever4.5
Four Tet There is Love in You4.5
From Autumn To Ashes Too Bad You're Beautiful2.5
From First to Last Dear Diary, My Teen Angst Has a Body...3.0
Fugazi 13 Songs2.5
Fugazi In on the Kill Taker3.5
Fugazi Repeater3.5
Funeral Diner The Underdark3.0
Funeral Diner Difference Of Potential4.0
Furcurve We Grew Legs To Flea The Water3.0
Further Seems Forever Hide Nothing3.5
Further Seems Forever How to Start a Fire4.0
Further Seems Forever The Moon Is Down4.5
Gatsby's American Dream Gatsby's American Dream3.0
Gatsby's American Dream Volcano3.5
Gatsby's American Dream Ribbons and Sugar4.0
Gatsby's American Dream In The Land of Lost Monsters4.0
Glassjaw Everything You Ever Wanted To Know...3.5
God Is An Astronaut The End of the Beginning2.5
God Is An Astronaut A Moment of Stillness3.0
God Is An Astronaut Far from Refuge3.0
God Is An Astronaut All Is Violent, All Is Bright3.5
Gyroscope Are You Involved?3.0
Gyroscope Sound Shattering Sound3.5
Hawthorne Heights Fragile Future1.5
Hawthorne Heights The Silence in Black and White2.5
HEALTH Get Color4.0
Heavy Heavy Low Low Everything's Watched, Everyone's Watchin3.0
Hiromi Time Control4.0
Hopesfall No Wings To Speak Of3.0
Hopesfall The Satellite Years4.0
Hopesfall A Types4.0
Hopesfall Magnetic North4.5
Hot Cross Cryonics3.5
Hot Cross Risk Revival3.5
Hot Cross A New Set of Lungs4.0
Hot Hot Heat Elevator3.0
House Vs. Hurricane Forfeiture3.0
I Killed The Prom Queen Music for the Recently Deceased2.0
I Killed The Prom Queen When Goodbye Means Forever3.0
I Killed The Prom Queen Your Past Comes Back To Haunt You3.5
Incubus A Crow Left of the Murder...2.5
Incubus S.C.I.E.N.C.E.3.0
Incubus Make Yourself3.5
Incubus Morning View3.5
Indian Summer Hidden Arithmetic3.0
Interpol Turn on the Bright Lights3.5
Interpol Antics4.0
Interpol Our Love to Admire4.0
Isis Oceanic3.0
Isis In the Absence of Truth4.0
Ivoryline There Came A Lion3.0
Jack's Mannequin Everything in Transit3.5
James Dean James Dean CDR4.5
Jet Get Born1.5
Jimmy Eat World Clarity3.0
Jimmy Eat World Futures3.5
Jimmy Eat World Bleed American4.0
Joan of Arc A Portable Model Of3.0
Joan of Arc How Memory Works4.0
Joan of Arc Eventually, All at Once4.5
Joshua Fit For Battle To Bring Our Own End4.0
Just Surrender We're in Like Sin3.0
Just Surrender If These Streets Could Talk3.5
Kaddisfly Buy Our Intention; We'll Buy You a Unicorn3.5
Kaddisfly Set Sail The Prairie3.5
Kaddisfly Do You Know People Can Fly?4.0
Kings of Leon Only By The Night2.5
Kings of Leon Because Of The Times3.0
Kisschasy United Paper People2.5
Korn See You on the Other Side1.0
Korn Issues1.5
Korn Follow the Leader2.0
La Quiete La Fine Non E La Fine4.0
Laura Gibson Beasts of Seasons3.5
Liars Sisterworld3.5
Life in Your Way The Sun Rises and the Sun Sets2.5
Life in Your Way Ignite and Rebuild3.0
Life in Your Way Waking Giants4.5
Limp Bizkit Chocolate Starfish and the Hot Dog...1.5
Limp Bizkit Significant Other2.0
Linkin Park Meteora1.5
Linkin Park Reanimation1.5
Linkin Park Hybrid Theory2.0
Loma Prieta Last City4.0
Loma Prieta Dark Mountain4.0
Look Mexico This Is Animal Music3.5
Look Mexico The Crucial Collection4.0
Love Like... Electrocution Love Like... Electrocution4.5
Love Lost But Not Forgotten Upon the Right, I Saw a New Misery3.5
Lydia This December; It's One More and I'm Fre3.0
Lydia Illuminate4.0
Mae Destination: B-Sides2.5
Mae Singularity2.5
Mae Destination: Beautiful3.0
Mae The Everglow4.5
Maps & Atlases Perch Patchwork4.0
Maps & Atlases Tree, Swallows, Houses4.5
What do you get when you cross the smoothness and sweetness of Dave knudson's unique approach to two handed tapping (listen to any minus the bear song and youll know what i mean) with the spastic moments that make bands like the fall of troy or the mars volta sound unique and then wrap them nicely with the catchyness of any good pop song? maps & atlases are pretty much exactly what you get.
The polyrhythmic nature of the two handed tapping technique they employ as well as the matching but somewhat counter rhythms provided by the drums and bass provide a complex foundation upon which their unique brand of 'indie-pop' songs are grounded.
This complex foundation is composed of tightly executed angular guitar riffs mixed with asymmetric but almost dancey rhythms and voice that could sit between conor oberst and geoff rickley. The heavy use of clean guitar and frantic but rhythmic nature of the music in general make room for melody, the unique vocal approach, while not presenting the most complex of melodies does do the job perfectly it doesn't  overpower the songs and allows the music to shine as a whole.
Maps & Atlases You and Me and the Mountain4.5
Marilyn Manson The High End of Low1.5
Maylene and the Sons of Disaster II3.0
Maylene and the Sons of Disaster Maylene and the Sons of Disaster3.5
Men Women And Children Men, Women And Children3.5
Metallica ...And Justice for All1.5
Mew Frengers4.0
Mew And the Glass Handed Kites4.5
Mew No More Stories4.5
mewithoutYou A to B: Life3.5
mewithoutYou Catch For Us The Foxes4.0
mewithoutYou It's All Crazy! It's All False! It's all4.0
mewithoutYou Brother, Sister4.5
Minus the Bear Bands Like It When You Yell YAR at Them3.0
Minus the Bear Interpretaciones Del Oso3.0
Minus the Bear This is What I Know About Being Gigantic3.0
Minus the Bear Planet of Ice4.0
Minus the Bear Highly Refined Pirates4.5
Minus the Bear Menos El Oso4.5
Minus the Bear They Make Beer Commercials Like This4.5
Misery Signals Controller3.5
Misery Signals Of Malice and the Magnum Heart4.0
Misery Signals Mirrors4.0
Moneen The Red Tree3.5
Moving Mountains Foreword4.0
Moving Mountains Pneuma4.5
Muse Absolution2.5
Muse Origin of Symmetry3.0
My Disco Cancer3.5
My Disco Collapse of an Erratic Lung4.0
My Disco Paradise4.5
Neil Perry Lineage Situation3.5
Neon Blonde Chandeliers in the Savannah3.0
Newsboys Shine: The Hits2.0
No Age Nouns3.0
Norma Jean Bless the Martyr and Kiss the Child2.5
Norma Jean The Anti Mother2.5
Norma Jean Redeemer3.0
Norma Jean O' God The Aftermath4.0
Northstar Is This Thing Loaded?2.0
Northstar Pollyanna3.5
Oh, Sleeper The Armored March 3.5
Oh, Sleeper When I Am God4.0
Ohana Dead Beat4.5
Onelinedrawing Visitor3.0
Onelinedrawing The Volunteers4.0
Orchid Chaos Is Me3.0
Over It Timing is everything2.5
Over It Silverstrand3.5
Papa Roach Infest2.0
Papa Roach Lovehatetragedy2.5
Parades Foreign Tapes3.5
Park It Won't Snow Where You're Going4.0
Park Building a Better ________.4.5
Parkway Drive Killing with a Smile2.5
Pedro the Lion Winners Never Quit3.5
Pedro the Lion The Only Reason I Feel Secure3.5
Pedro the Lion Whole3.5
Pedro the Lion Achilles Heel4.0
Pedro the Lion Control4.0
Phantom Planet Phantom Planet2.5
Pink Can't Take Me Home2.5
Pink Floyd The Wall3.0
Pink Floyd The Dark Side of the Moon3.5
Poison the Well Distance Makes the Heart Grow Fonder3.0
Poison the Well Versions3.5
Poison the Well You Come Before You4.0
Poison the Well Tear From the Red4.0
Portugal. The Man It's Complicated Being a Wizard3.0
Portugal. The Man Church Mouth3.5
Portugal. The Man Waiter: ''You Vultures!''4.0
Protest the Hero Fortress2.5
Protest the Hero A Calculated Use of Sound3.5
Protest the Hero Kezia4.0
Queens of the Stone Age Rated R2.0
Queens of the Stone Age Songs for the Deaf2.5
Queens of the Stone Age Lullabies to Paralyze2.5
Radiohead Amnesiac2.5
Radiohead Kid A3.0
Radiohead OK Computer3.5
Raein Il n'y a pas de orchestre3.5
Refused Songs to Fan the Flames of Discontent3.0
Refused The EP Compilation3.0
Refused The Shape of Punk to Come4.0
robotosaurus Sayra Bahk Volume 1 : Last Refuge Of The Exiled Ma3.5
robotosaurus Sayra Bahk Volume 2: Trifornais4.0
Russian Circles Enter4.0
Russian Circles Geneva4.0
Saetia A Retrospective4.0
Safe Hands Against The Wrecking Ball4.0
Saosin Saosin2.5
Saosin Translating the Name4.0
Sarah Blasko The Overture & The Underscore4.0
Sarah Blasko As Day Follows Night4.0
Sarah Blasko What the Sea Wants, the Sea Will Have4.5
Saves the Day Through Being Cool2.5
Saves the Day Can't Slow Down2.5
Saves the Day Ups & Downs Early Recordings and B-Sides2.5
Saves the Day I'm Sorry I'm Leaving3.0
Saves the Day Under the Boards3.0
Saves the Day Sound The Alarm3.5
Saves the Day In Reverie4.0
Saves the Day Stay What You Are4.5
Secret And Whisper Great White Whale2.5
Sed Non Satiata Le Ciel De Notre Enfance4.0
Sevendust Seasons1.5
Sevendust Home2.0
Sevendust Animosity3.0
Silverstein When Broken Is Easily Fixed2.5
Silverstein Discovering the Waterfront3.0
Slipknot Slipknot1.5
Slipknot Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses)1.5
Something Corporate Ready...Break2.0
Something Corporate Leaving Through The Window2.5
Something Corporate North3.0
Sparta Threes3.0
Sparta Porcelain3.5
Sparta Wiretap Scars4.0
Spitalfield Better Than Knowing Where You Are3.5
Spitalfield Stop Doing Bad Things4.0
Spitalfield Remember Right Now4.0
Spitfire Self-Help3.0
Starflyer 59 Old3.5
Starflyer 59 My Island4.0
Starflyer 59 Dial M4.0
Starflyer 59 Talking Voice vs. Singing Voice4.5
Straylight Run The Needles, The Space3.5
Straylight Run Straylight Run4.0
Sufjan Stevens A Sun Came3.5
Sullivan Hey, I'm a Ghost3.5
Sunny Day Real Estate Diary3.5
Taking Back Sunday Tell All Your Friends4.0
Taking Back Sunday Louder Now4.0
Taking Back Sunday Where You Want To Be4.5
Tera Melos Tera Melos3.0
Tera Melos Drugs to the Dear Youth3.0
Tera Melos Split: Complex Full of Phantoms3.5
Terminal How the Lonely Keep3.5
The Amity Affliction High Hopes2.5
The Amity Affliction The Amity Affliction3.0
The Antlers Hospice4.5
The Appleseed Cast Sagarmatha3.0
The Appleseed Cast Two Conversations3.5
The Appleseed Cast Peregrine3.5
The Appleseed Cast Low Level Owl, Volume I3.5
The Appleseed Cast Low Level Owl, Vol. 24.0
The Appleseed Cast Mare Vitalis4.0
The Avett Brothers Emotionalism3.5
The Bled Found in the Flood3.5
The Bled Pass the Flask4.0
The Bled Silent Treatment4.0
The Blood Brothers This Adultery Is Ripe3.5
The Blood Brothers Young Machetes3.5
The Blood Brothers Crimes4.0
The Blood Brothers ...Burn, Piano Island, Burn4.5
The Chariot Unsung2.5
The Chariot The Fiancee3.5
The Chariot Everything Is Alive, Everything Is...4.0
The Classic Crime Albatross2.5
The Dear Hunter Act II: The Meaning of, & All Things Regarding Ms. Leading3.0
The Dear Hunter Act I: The Lake South, the River North4.0
The Decemberists The Crane Wife2.5
The Devil Wears Prada Plagues2.0
The Devil Wears Prada Dear Love: A Beautiful Discord2.5
The Dillinger Escape Plan Calculating Infinity3.0
The Dillinger Escape Plan Miss Machine3.0
The Dillinger Escape Plan Ire Works3.5
The Early November The Mother, The Mechanic, and The Path3.0
The Early November For All of This EP3.5
The Early November Acoustic EP3.5
The Early November The Room's Too Cold4.0
The Fall of Troy The Fall of Troy3.5
The Fall of Troy Doppelganger4.0
The Fall of Troy Manipulator4.0
The Format Interventions and Lullabies3.0
The Fray How to Save a Life2.0
The Future Sound of London Lifeforms4.0
The Get Up Kids Something to Write Home About3.0
The Get Up Kids Eudora3.5
The Getaway Plan Other Voices, Other Rooms2.5
The getaway plan release one of the most amazingly underachieving albums of the year, with the loss of one of their guitarists and as is evident, a large part of their musical inspiration, they manage to release an album lacking any substance.

The album rolls from one song to another with very limited differences, the moments of musical creativity come so few and far between that its a wonder if these are the same individuals who featured on 'hold conversation'. Vocally there has been some growth, but as overall songwriters, it seems to be fairly sedated, with each musician holding back from their best performance.

With nothing more than a wateredown version of the saosin self titled album, the getaway plan have managed to take a major step back musically while making leaps and bounds in popularity. Time will tell if this sacrifice will benefit or ultimately harm the band.
The Getaway Plan Hold Conversations: special edition3.0
The Good Life Help Wanted Nights3.5
The Good Life Album of the Year4.0
The Junior Varsity Wide Eyed3.5
The Kinison What Are You Listening To?4.0
The Mars Volta Tremulant2.5
The Mars Volta Amputechture2.5
The Mars Volta The Bedlam in Goliath2.5
The Mars Volta Frances the Mute4.0
The Mars Volta De-Loused in the Comatorium4.5
The Middle East The Recordings of the Middle East4.0
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones Let's Face It2.5
The Number Twelve Looks Like You An Inch of Gold for An Inch of Time3.0
The Offspring Splinter1.5
The Offspring Americana2.0
The Offspring Smash2.5
The Offspring Conspiracy of One3.0
The Police Synchronicity4.0
The Police Greatest Hits4.0
The Postal Service Give Up3.5
The Presets Apocalypso3.0
The Prize Fighter Inferno My Brother's Blood Machine3.5
The Promise Ring 30 Degrees Everywhere3.0
The Promise Ring Wood/Water3.5
The Promise Ring Very Emergency4.0
The Receiving End of Sirens The Earth Sings Mi Fa Mi4.0
The Receiving End of Sirens Between the Heart and the Synapse5.0
The Red Chord Prey for Eyes2.5
The Reign Of Kindo The Reign Of Kindo3.5
The Reign Of Kindo Rhythm, Chord & Melody4.0
The Reign Of Kindo This Is What Happens4.0
The Rivalry No Face for the Mentor4.0
The Rocket Summer Hello, Good Friend3.0
The Spill Canvas One Fell Swoop4.0
The Spill Canvas Sunsets and Car Crashes4.5
The Strokes Is This It2.5
The Strokes Room on Fire3.0
The Temper Trap Conditions3.5
The Used Maybe Memories1.5
The Used In Love and Death2.0
The Used The Used2.5
These Arms Are Snakes This Is Meant To Hurt You3.5
These Arms Are Snakes Easter3.5
These Arms Are Snakes Tail Swallower and Dove4.0
These Arms Are Snakes Oxeneers or the Lion Sleeps When Its Antelope Go Home4.5
This Will Destroy You Young Mountain4.0
This Will Destroy You This Will Destroy You4.0
Thrice Identity Crisis2.5
Thrice The Illusion of Safety4.0
Thrice Vheissu4.0
Thrice The Alchemy Index Vols. I & II4.0
Thrice The Alchemy Index Vols. III & IV4.0
Thrice The Artist in the Ambulance4.5
Thursday Waiting2.0
Thursday Five Stories Falling2.5
Thursday Kill the House Lights3.5
Thursday Common Existence3.5
Thursday A City By the Light Divided4.0
Thursday Full Collapse4.5
Thursday War All the Time5.0
Trophy Scars Goodnight Alchemy2.5
Trophy Scars Darts to the Sea3.0
Trophy Scars Hospital Music3.5
Trophy Scars Alphabet Alphabets4.0
TTNG This Town Needs Guns4.0
TTNG Animals4.0
Underminded Eleven:Eleven3.5
Underminded Hail Unamerican!4.0
Underoath The Changing of Times3.0
Underoath They're Only Chasing Safety4.0
Underoath Define the Great Line4.0
United Nations United Nations3.5
Versus The Mirror Home3.5
Waking Ashland Composure4.0
Waking Ashland I Am For You4.0
Waking Ashland Telescopes4.0
We Butter The Bread With Butter Das Monster Aus Dem Schrank1.5
Welcome the Plague Year Welcome the Plague Year3.0
Yellowcard One for the Kids2.0
Yellowcard The Underdog EP2.5
Yellowcard Ocean Avenue3.0
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