In Review: BORED NOTHING – SOME SONGS (SPUNK RECORDS, 2014)

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Some Songs by Bored Nothing strikes me as a romantic album – not in a conventional “love song” sense, but as more of an intense, emotionally charged record that details the blissful highs, woeful lows, peaceful adoration, heart-wrenching jealousy and the inner vulnerability that goes hand in hand with genuine affection and dedication.

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In Review: WEAK BOYS – WEEKDAYS/WEEKENDS (STRONG LOOK RECORDS, 2014)

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Sydney’s Weak Boys have crafted a fine collection of beer-soaked tunes that talk of regret and fear. Although the musicianship doesn’t carry much complexity, Weekdays/Weekends exposes some of the fear that is held inside many males growing up in Australia.

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