Simple Plan Shines On Comeback Album ‘Taking One For The Team’


Once upon a time, Canadian pop-punk band Simple Plan were “kind of a big deal.” That said, those days of Pierre Bouvier and company being “hot stuff” have waned, sad as that may be. But punks grow old and musical tastes change, so it’s not surprising that a new Simple Plan album is no longer…

Watch YouTube Cover The Weeknd’s ‘The Hills’  


The Weeknd has been covered A LOT lately on brentmusicreviews.com. Why so much you ask? Well, he has three top 20 hits on the Billboard Hot 100, and has the top three R&B songs in the country. It’s no secret R&B has limped along in 2015, but maybe The Weeknd’s success can be a step…

Why The ‘F Word’ Matters Little In Music Anymore


Honestly, nobody (few) cares about the ‘f-word’ anymore when it comes to music anymore. The sentiment is one of “f**k it!” who cares if “For Under Consent of the King” is used or not? In the past, using the most obscene of obscenities wouldn’t come close to being acceptable, but at this point, the word…

5 Takeaways from 5 Seconds of Summer’s Self-titled debut


5 Seconds of Summer are the next One Direction breakthrough boy band big thing. Four teens from Australia have girls’ hearts pitter-pattering. Something that seems universal are heartthrobs and 5SOS seem to have that on lock down – watch out 1D!  After listening and reviewing their debut album, 5 Seconds of Summer (Capitol), here are…

Review: 5 Seconds of Summer, ‘She Looks So Perfect (EP)’


Australian Band Hopes for more than ‘5 Seconds’ of fame on Latest EP 5 Seconds of Summer • She Looks So Perfect (EP) • Capitol • US Release Date: April 1, 2014 Let’s just cut straight to the chase here. Who are these dudes 5 Seconds of Summer you ask?  Well, 5 Seconds of Summer…