spock’s beard Archive

Hundred Word Reviews for January 2018, Part 2

As promised, here are ten more capsule reviews of new music. The Sherlocks – Live for the Moment In an era many define as “post-rock,” it’s refreshing to discover a band that makes high energy, melodic rock that maneuvers the narrow bath between the faux fist-pumping of arena rock and the often slavish and mannered

Album Review: Spock’s Beard – Brief Nocturnes and Dreamless Sleep

Less dedicated bands would have called it a day and gone home by now. But the guys in California-based progressive rock outfit Spock’s Beard seemingly have no intention of waving the white flag of surrender, and for that, fans should be grateful. The band was formed in 1992 by brothers Alan and Neal Morse (guitar