EarthGang's shortcomings become apparent when they tone the intensity down midway through Mirrorland.
More like The Big Mess.
There are quite a few good ideas on Angel's Pulse; unfortunately they aren't fleshed out enough, nor do they reinforce one another.
Case Study 01 sounds much less polished and labored over than Freudian—perhaps in an attempt to catch lightning in a bottle—but, more often than not, the results are less than electric.
Steve Lacy still sounds as if he's in demo mode on Apollo XXI.
Flamagra mostly sounds like a hodgepodge of ideas FlyLo has already explored on previous efforts, and what surprises it does bring are hit-and-miss.
IGOR is easily one of the best breakup albums of the decade.
Ventura is much more than a set of Oxnard leftovers.