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Sporcle Challenge – #3 – To Do List

Last week’s challenge was a little too involving, but today’s is much more friendly. Can you match the to-do list to a song title? Thanks to my overly rockist taste, I only scored 12/15 – can you nail the…

Wilco Kicking Television

Album Battle – Wilco vs Radiohead

A game I like to play on my cycle commute from work is figuring out the best band of each ten year era. For instance, The Beatles and Bob Dylan are contenders for 1960-1970, while 1985-1995 has a few contestants,…

Music Quiz – Neil Young

It’s certainly been Neil Young week on this blog. Thanks to the kind folk at , the site has been inundated with Neil Young fans. In honour of Neil Young, this week’s Sporcle Challenge is to identify the 50 Neil Young songs…

Sporcle Challenge #1 – Band by Set-list

One of my favourite websites is Sporcle – it’s a quiz website where users can create their own quizzes. I enjoy playing their quizzes at morning tea time at work. I thought it would be fun to throw out a…

Run DMC Tougher Than Leather

Site Updates: 500 Ratings and a New Domain

Aphoristic Album Reviews has had a couple of significant milestones this week. 500 Ratings I’ve been keeping a record of this site’s album ratings, and I just hit 500 ratings this week. This is a graph of all the album…

The Beatles Revolver

Rating The Beatles’ Albums

Obviously The Beatles are the most celebrated and analysed pop band in the history of music, and I don’t have anything especial to add to the conversation. The main reasons that I’m covering them is that I like them –…

An Explanation and a Plan

An Explanation I wanted to provide an explanation to my fellow bloggers who may have noticed that this blog has undergone a name change, and that I’ve had to un-follow and re-follow your blogs. A few weeks ago, I noticed that I…