Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto

Coldplay - Mylo XylotoI honestly had no idea what to expect from this album as I was anticipating its release. The two singles Coldplay had released prior to the release of the album, “Every Teardrop is a Waterfall” and “Paradise”, were good, but seemed like a radical departure from the band’s previous musical style. I was almost afraid it wouldn’t sound like Coldplay anymore. As a huge fan of the band, this would have been simply unacceptable. Continue reading “Coldplay – Mylo Xyloto”

Need For Speed: The Run

Need For Speed - The RunI almost feel sorry for the employees of Electronic Arts, specifically their “Black Box” division. For a short time, they were creating brand new games every year—an exceedingly difficult and stressful task. It’s no wonder the creations from this time period were full of bugs at the time of release, and had almost no plot or fun involved. In the Need for Speed series of games, they’ve had a couple successes, however, such as Most Wanted or Hot Pursuit 2. Unfortunately these are far outweighed by the failures. Continue reading “Need For Speed: The Run”