9 Most Surprising Albums That Won Album of The Year (Since 2000)


Hmm, sometimes the albums you expect to win the coveted Grammy for Album of the Year don’t. Here are nine instances where such occurred. No. 1 is clearly the most shocking! Also check out the corresponding Ranker list! 1) Herbie Hancock, River: The Joni Letters (2007) Snubbed: Amy Winehouse, Back In Black & Kanye West,…

Best of Music 2015 (So Far) Roundup


Ah, its nearly August my friends and if you were wondering why the Best of 2015 (So Far) roundup articles have been so few and far between, that’s because there have been an assortment of them featured on starpulse.com. The only “best of” features that graced Brent Music Reviews were chart- and sales-oriented posts, which…

Evergreen In February – Your Prescription For Coldest Winter


When I’m not fostering the youth of America in the music classroom or cheering on my beloved Kentucky Wildcats, I’m usually somewhere on my MacBook Pro penning blog entries, reviews, and various articles. I love to write and my workaholic nature naturally makes me prolific in the writing realm. One day I aspire to write…