Jason Romagni

impressions and stuff

Slushii – Out of Light (2017)

Context - gaming I don't know why I thought this would be anything but dance music, but it's some pretty sweet dance music.

FIDLAR – Too (2015)

Context - Cleaning house Well, finishing the cleaning job my wife and I started last night.  And by finishing I mean throwing everything in a drawer and calling that "Future Jason's Problem". FIDLAR is a band I'm pretty sure I've... Continue Reading →

Queens of the Stone Age – …Like Clockwork (2013)

Context - Grocery shopping Apparently desert rock is a thing people use to describe this band.  I would call it somewhere between stoner rock and dad rock.  Got some Bowie vibes on "Kalopsia".  Recognized "I Sat By the Ocean" from... Continue Reading →

Japandroids – Celebration Rock (2012)

Context - Biking  These were the Japandroids I was looking for!!!!

Four Year Strong – Four Year Strong (2017)

Context - Roaming the Wasteland Have you ever had a thing that you thought was so fresh but after repeated listens and years of relative sameness it's no longer so fresh?  That's kind of how I'm feeling about these guys,... Continue Reading →

Vic Mensa – The Autobiography (2017)

Context - writing something else This is some rap I can get behind.  Very few complaints would leave four stars on Yelp.

Jen Gloeckner – VINE (2017)

Context - writing something unrelated Jen Gloeckner's newest album, VINE, isn't for everybody.  Hell, I'm not even sure it's for me.  I'm not entirely sure who it's for. It lives in this weird space between indie/dream-pop and industrial.  Or at least... Continue Reading →

Passenger – The Boy Who Cried Wolf (2017)

Context - gaming I thought this was a metal band.  This was not a metal band.  Maybe Passenger is an album by a metal band?  I'm very confused.

Japandroids – Near to the Wild Heart of Life (2017)

Context - biking home I cannot judge this album fairly, as I heard some random Japandroids song on a Titus Andronicus playlist, and listened to this album looking for that song.  I did not find that song, so I will... Continue Reading →

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