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ALBUM REVIEW: Zachary Russell ‘An Acoustic Christmas’

The holidays are in full swing and now that December is upon us, we can finally start to enjoy all the Christmas music that is playing everywhere we go. Even though every song we hear is just a different rendition of the same song we heard ten minutes ago. Well, Musician Zachary Russell has just the solution for those Christmas song blues. Russell has released an entirely instrumental acoustic album just in time for the holidays titled An Acoustic Christmas. I was pretty intimidated when I realized this album was…

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ALBUM REVIEW: Zachary Russell ‘Hello, Xmas’

I can’t help but immediately compare artists to Dave Grohl and the first Foo Fighters’ demo when I find an album in which one person does just about all of the work; however, when that album is a 3-track EP of Christmas cover songs, the Grohlishness starts to fade away.  Zachary Russell’s Hello, Xmas is really nothing new in the grand scheme of things, but when looked at on a much closer level, the individuality of these three songs comes forth. Russell is clearly a skilled musician; he takes on…

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‘Tis the Season For A Punk Rock Christmas: Top 10 Songs To Kickstart Christmas

Although it’s shoved in our faces as we turn the corner on Halloween, Christmas can be an exciting time for music.  From brand new Christmas tunes, to the classics that have been covered thousands of times, the end of the year is a great time to discover new music.  Don’t get me wrong, just because a song like Jingle Bells has been covered thousands of times doesn’t make a new interpretation any less exciting.  When done right, Christmas songs, even the classics, can easily rival any other song that lives…

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