In 2017, Australian psychedelic prog-rock band King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard added the award for ‘hardest working band in the world’ to their ‘best band name’ award by releasing FIVE studio albums. The most impressive part about this was that they all contained different themes, concepts and sounds; something bands struggle to do over the course of decades let alone 12 months. But what’s the best of the five? Well, in celebration of their latest album Fishing For Fishies, I’ve decided to rank their 2017 efforts here. Continue reading “Ranking King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard’s 2017 Albums”
2014 was a year for the experimentals, the weirder the better seemed to be the ethos of the year and as a result we were treated to some truly incredible albums from some marvellous emerging artists. From loud hip-hop concepts with twitchy production to solo artists grabbing the bull by the horns and commanding attention; here are the ten best albums of 2014. Continue reading “TBT: Top 10 Albums of 2014”
A segment we used to do in the early inception of Viberant, welcome back Round-Up Reviews! Here we will do small pieces on ten big albums worthy of note that we never got around to writing full reviews for. This month’s instalment features projects from 2 Chainz, Weezer, Juice WRLD, Sigrid and more; enjoy and let us know your thoughts on some of these albums! Continue reading “Round-Up Reviews: March 2019”
In 2008 I was a care free 11 year old just starting to find his own musical niche, back then my influences came in the form of my parents who were big on the indie rock scene of the time (as was the case for most back then). Being able to reflect back now demonstrates just how great a year 2008 was for innovative, groundbreaking music; so these are my top ten albums of a star-studded year.
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2012 was the year that London hosted the Olympics, Queen Elizabeth II celebrated her Diamond jubilee and Felix Baumgartner jumped from space to Earth. It was also the year of some bloody amazing albums, but which were the best? Here is our top ten list of the best albums of 2012. Continue reading “TBT: Top 10 Albums of 2012”