Album Review: A Great Big World’s ‘Is There Anybody Out There?’

Proving that instrumentation can still chart, Ian Axel and Chad Vaccarino (aka A Great Big World) impresses with their long awaited debut album.

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The HST Mixtape of 2013

Another year, another mixtape! 2013 was another great year in music, and below are just twenty tracks that I believe made this year enjoyable.

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Video Game Review: The Wolf Among Us Episode One: Faith

As we wait patiently for Telltale to release Season Two of The Walking Dead, the award winning game company released Episode One of re-imagining of Vertigo and Bill Willingham’s Fables comic series, entitled The Wolf Among Us.

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Video Game Review: Grand Theft Auto V

After a couple weeks after initial release, I have finally finished Rockstar’s Grand Theft Auto V. And I must say, I am ready to suit up and dive right back into the city of Los Santos.

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Music Review: Panic! at the Disco’s ‘Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die’

There are many things you could knock Panic! At the a Disco for; one of them is NOT their consistent inconsistencies. Each of their first three albums gave a different style and mood, showing just how diverse Brendon Urie and Co. can be. That may be why Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die […]

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Music Review: Balance and Composure’s ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’

One of my most anticated albums to come out this month comes from Pennsylvanian rock quintet Balance and Composure. Their sophomore album The Things We Think We’re Missing raises the bands intensity immensely while staying relatively familiar.

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Video Game Review: PayDay 2

After driving all over the city to find a copy, I finally got to sit down and enjoy PayDay 2. However, enjoyment only comes when the right conditions are prevalent.

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Music Review: Now Voyager’s ‘Tell Tale Hearts’

Two year ago, Belgian mathcore outfit Now Voyager wowed me with their tight musicianship and interesting ideas. Those ideas are turned up a notch on Tell Tale Hearts, a four song EP that doubles as a metal wake up call.

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HST Interviews…Nabil Sanaullah of Now, Voyager

Having Said That was introduced to Now, Voyager as their first EP Seas was coming out back in December 2011. Two years have past, and Alan decided to catch up with frontman Nabil Sanaullah on the eve of their second EP, Tell Tale Hearts.

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Music Review: Earl Sweatshirt’s ‘Doris’

Odd Future wunderkind Earl Sweatshirt’s debut full length Doris is what Earl fans have been clamoring for, and can even find its way to multiple best of lists by the end of the year.

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