King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard - Gumboot Soup

4/5 Stars King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard is an Australian psychedelic rock band that formed in 2010 in Melbourne, Victoria. The band consists of seven members, Stu Mackenzie (vocals, guitar, keyboards, flute), Ambrose Kenny-Smith (vocals, harmonica, keyboards), Cook Craig (guitar, vocals), Joey Walker (guitar, vocals), Lucas Skinner (bass), Michael Cavanagh (drums, percussion), and Eric Moore (drums, percussion, management). The band is known for its energetic live performances and prolific recording output, releasing thirteen full length studio albums since 2012. King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard's early work was primarily a blend of surf music, garage rock and psychedelic rock, while mo

Skyzoo - In Celebration Of Us

3/5 Stars The industry seems to be flooded with “mumble” or “Trap” hip hop right now. It’s difficult to tell modern day hip hop artist apart because so much of it sounds the same. This is why Skyzoo’s fourth solo album, In Celebration Of Us, stands out like that one burnt potato chip in the bag. In the era of hook based hip hop with simple lyrics, Skyzoo breaks from the norm with deep lyrical content and flows. He has done this with his previous albums as well, but In Celebration Of Us reflects on the issues and hardships that we deal with in today’s world. All of his previous albums dealt with his childhood and upbringing. He told a story that seemed to reflect on growing up in an enviro