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Record Reviews in Haiku (Part 1)

Nothing is better,
Than finding creative ways,
To write new reviews.

So at HXC,
We have decided to do,
Reviews in haiku.

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Music Video of the Week: letlive. “Younger”


This week’s music video pick is none other than “Younger”by letlive.  letive. is one of the major forces in the scene constantly pushing the boundaries of what can be done with music.  From their monumental record, The Blackest Beautiful, one of the few records in existence that sonicly captures the energy and charisma of a live show, we get “Younger.”  Though “Younger” is one of the more toned down tracks on the album, its biting lyrics, catchy melodies, and dramatic flair carry the song as one of the best on the album.  Check out the video below to see a new side of vocalist Jason Butler in this whirlwind depiction of religious hypocrisy and cult followings.  This video is straight proof that Butler would also be fantastic as a maniac in any comic-book inspired thriller.  So take a look and let us know what you think of Butler’s visual interpretation of “Younger” in the comments below.