by Jeff Hahne
Each Friday we bring you 10-word reviews of 10 random CDs released in the last few months:
Solarcade Songs for the Gathering Pop-rock duo has garnered attention of Killers Brandon Flowers.
Ani DiFranco Red Letter Year Album finds joyous tone, but same vibe shes known for. (Neighborhood Theatre on March 11)
Red Innocence & Instinct Modern rock quartet releases follow-up to Grammy-nominated debut.
Valencia We All Need a Reason to Believe Yet another of those bands that sounds Warped Tour ready.
The Lonely Island Incredibad Andy Samberg, others release Dick in a Box on album.
Katy Mae You May Already Be A Winner Five-song EP has Southern rock tone flowing through it.
The Modern Society The Beat Goes On Atlanta retro-rockers release 35-minute sophomore effort not bad!
North Elementary Not For Everyone Just For You Carrboro, N.C., band finally releases intended debut, released second, album.
Tom OConnor Frozen in Anticipation Arlington, Va., singer combines folk with elements of pop, country.
The Green Eyes Relapse to Recovery There are points for originality, but this band gets none.