Jason Mac Nicol
Divine Magazine’s official Music Correspondent. Born in South Africa, I moved to Essex, England when I was 12, I like to think I have a mixed knowledge of local and international, music types which I see reflected in popular chart topping music today. I was very much into the hip hop scene when I was younger and now have a broader eclectic taste in raw vocals and instrumental pieces including the likes of Alex Clare, Arctic Monkeys, Miles Kane and many others.
So for this post festive season review we are slightly slipping back into the Christmas spirit of things as this album was listened to and reviewed over the jolly holidays.
Marianas Trench are a Canadian rock group signed to Cherrytree and Interscope Records. The album ‘Astoria’ represents the bands official comeback to the music scene and is named so after the bands love of the 80’s film The Goonies. …