by Jeff Hahne
Each Friday, we bring you 10 random CD reviews done in 10 words each:
Josh Rouse The Best of the Rykodisc Years Collection covers first five albums and two Eps good songwriting.
M83 Saturdays=Youth A distinct 80s flavor. Not sure about all the hype.
Andy Friedman & The Other Failures Weary Things Cartoonist sure knows how to write some depressing folk songs.
The Bee Gees Odessa Three-disc edition includes original stereo mix, demos and more.
Hey Monday Hold On Tight Pop rock from just-out-of-high-school Paramore wannabes.
Cash Cash Take It To the Floor Brother-fronted band leans heavily on 80s style, cheesy lyrics. (Tremont Music Hall on Feb. 6)
Two Tongues Two Tongues Say Anything, Saves The Day combine for more emo-rock.
Tyrone Wells Remain Pop-rockers radio-friendly sophomore effort focuses on his vocals.
Nous Non Plus Menagerie Singer Celine Dijons pop French lyrics are kind of annoying.
Quatre Tete Art of the State Rockers with punk edge need 36 minutes for 11 songs.