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M.J. Austin


Dallas, TX

M.J. Austin's last content update – June 1, 2008, 11:37 p.m.

KFAI - Roar of the Underground
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Plain - Different Not Strange album cover


Different Not Strange, 2008

7.0 / 10

One could say Lugano, Switzerland’s Plain is a risk-taking collection of artists simply for the sheer bravery (or stupidity) of giving themselves that moniker. For those that wouldn’t care for ...

Every Other Fate - Phantoms Fill the Skies album cover

Every Other Fate

Phantoms Fill the Skies, 2008

8.0 / 10

Even with the recent explosion of big opus, post-genre fluff, and also considering the success of groups like Radiohead, The Mars Volta, Tool, and to an extent, Dredg, experimental albums ...

Braintoy - Vehicles album cover


Vehicles, 2008

7.5 / 10

Whether the music a band presents is groundbreaking or not, it’s undoubtedly an awesome accomplishment when its members learn and develop much quicker than expected - as such is the ...

Riddle of Steel - 1985 album cover

Riddle of Steel

1985, 2008

7.5 / 10

Riddle of Steel’s Myspace blog is an amusing read for a variety of reasons, most notably the October 12, 2007, entry. While he’ll probably never come out and say it, ...

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About Me: Both a writer and an artist. Im generally a bit of an over-analyzer. Sorry.

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