The Killers: Battle Born. The Killers are probably my favorite band and I’ve been excited about this album for a long time. Brandon Flowers single album had some good songs and it was cool to here him experiment, but I found myself drawn to the tracks that sounded more like The Killers. I’m looking forward to seeing what they’ve put together after their hiatus.
Ben Folds Five: The Sound Of The Life Of The Mind; I love Ben Folds. Like, too much. You haven’t lived until you’ve witnessed me and my older brother singing along to “Underground” blasting on the highway. It was probably the closest thing to a deal breaker when he asked his wife to marry him. Little Known fact: Ben Folds Five actually has seven members.
Good Music(Kanye West):Cruel Summer. Kanye West is a musical and artistic genius. Although I was less than impressed with “Watch The Throne”, he has more than a winning record when it comes to solo albums, and usually inspires the best from artists on collaborations. Also, in case you were unaware, Kanye West has made one of the greatest “feature” length music videos of all time (Runaway) most likely second only to “Interstella 555”, the animated feature centered around Daft Punk’s “Discovery.