Music Review of “Como Te Llama” by Albert Hammond, Jr

“Albert Hammond, Jr.” is an indie pop/rock artist from Los Angeles, California. He performs the guitar and his favorite guitar devices are Fender Stratocaster and Gibson Les Paul. He is mostly a guitarist of indie rock band, The Strokes. When he’s with The Strokes, he most regularly performs the rhythm guitar. As he ventures into […]



“Albert Hammond, Jr.” is an indie pop/rock artist from Los Angeles, California. He performs the guitar and his favorite guitar devices are Fender Stratocaster and Gibson Les Paul. He is mostly a guitarist of indie rock band, The Strokes. When he’s with The Strokes, he most regularly performs the rhythm guitar. As he ventures into his facet mission solo occupation, he quiet performs the identical musical soundscape as The Strokes, a itsy-bitsy little bit of storage and indie pop rock.

Como Te Llama opens with a truly guitar-oriented “Slash price Of A Century”. The initiating few seconds, i will hear the bass as if it be working on a start discipline. Once the song catches on, you could well perhaps perhaps also hear the banjo initiating to play. When Albert Hammond, Jr. takes the stage, he sings in an energy-less insist. The guitar did a truly beautiful job in helping out this notice. Neatly, right here is how Albert Hammod, Jr. sings beautiful? Very such as the kind of Julian Casablancas. 🙂

“In My Room” is a more active notice. The initiating guitar reveals some rocking sense. Albert Hammond, Jr. will notify, and the guitar will notice, complementing one one more. From right here, the song rhythm also reveals some similarities to the song of The Strokes. When the chorus comes, Albert goes, “I miss you already…” The 2nd verse of In My Room carries a more active and lively approach, after which the total notice proper notice through. The ending 30 seconds you could well perhaps perhaps also also hear some sounds of organ jamming with the sounds of guitars. A huge approach to total! 😀

“Lisa” has a steady initiating where you could well perhaps perhaps also hear the song getting fuller as the seconds chase by. It begins off with drums, after which followed by a fab bass line, subsequent is the guitar which appears like it be playing in an overlapping loop. A pair of seconds after Albert Hammond, Jr. enters for the verse, the piano proper reach with a four-expose sound that blends in thoroughly with Lisa. It’s very cute to listen to the piano retains doing that all throughout the notice. Lisa has its moments where the guitars and piano sound surely catchy. One day of the atomize, violin is accessible in and kind of transforms Lisa from a catchy tune to an emotional tune. I could perhaps perhaps converse this notice is like eating you slowly… In actual fact sweet and cute right here! 😉

“GfC” sounds very cute initially with the trademark guitar work by Albert Hammond, Jr. And when the chorus comes, i love the bass that is happening in the background as Albert retains singing. The verse of GfC builds the tempo and the amble, and most attention-grabbing reveals Albert’s shouts and screams in the chorus. After the 2nd chorus, the guitar solo would be heard sooner than GfC ends in a identical approach as it opens. Right here is in total beautiful! 🙂

“The Boss Americana” begins with heavy and lifeless guitar work sooner than Albert Hammond, Jr. is accessible in on the verse. This song is roughly loud when in contrast to the previous four songs. The guitar riff in the verse has some 90s parts in it which remembers me of rock songs from the 90s. The chorus in difference, is softer where Albert goes, “I could perhaps not know, if i could perhaps not question you to end, would you let me chase, and i could perhaps accept as true with your approach….” The rhythm guitar in the background surely resembles to those of The Strokes, you doubtlessly can accidentally mediate that this notice is performed by The Strokes while you occur to didn’t look on the artist on the support of this notice. 🙂

The first few seconds of “Rocket” could perhaps accept as true with you watched that right here is going to be an explosive notice. When the march-like drums reach in, Albert Hammond, Jr. proper goes on repeating, “Oh my rocket…” At some aspects all through this notice, some howls would be heard right here and there. Forward of the 2nd verse, the guitar pluckings that stretch in is in total beautiful. It stands out from the rhythm and song. This song is kind of draggy and lifeless, like a lifeless rock notice. 🙂

“Victory At Monterey” has a truly groovy bassline accompanied by some converse-like soundscape. When the chorus comes, the guitar and bass work like bread and butter. It proper provides an affect that Victory At Monterey is shifting into one other instruments and at a diversified amble level. The bass on this notice is sexy as successfully, after some time, you doubtlessly can mediate that you just’re listening to some dance/electronic notice in a club. It makes it’s fundamental to earn up and dance. Victory At Monterey is a notice that deems to not be passed over, Albert Hammond, Jr. proper hit you with this song portion. Wish i will accept as true with more of this… 🙂

“You Might perhaps moreover not Be Fooled By This” is a notice that has sure guitar riffs. The singing of Albert Hammond, Jr. is in total than not, drown out by the sound of the guitar. The echoic guitar is amazingly consistent from originate to dwell. Handiest in the chorus, where Albert goes on a repetitive mode, “You will not be going to be fooled by this…”, the song changes slightly where the guitar strums into one other expose which sounds great lighter. Violin also creates a special look in the 2nd chorus and in the final 30 seconds, the crew howling is in total one thing that stands out in You Might perhaps moreover not Be Fooled By This. Luxuriate in the ending! 😉

“Spooky Couch” is an over seven minutes long instrumental notice. It has a dreamland soundscape that will earn you watched as while you occur to’re in a dream world. The guitar on this notice proper is accessible in on and off as the notice flows through. Spooky Couch would not sound like what the title imply, for me it be proper undeniable dazzling. 🙂 Sean Lennon is a featured guest on this notice where he performs the piano. All collectively, they earn Spooky Couch certainly one of many most beautiful tracks on the album. The closing 1: 30 minutes will proper blow you away, so be surely indulged with Spooky Couch. A surprise by Albert Hammond, Jr. Soothingly beautiful! 😀

“Borrowed Time” is a reggae-ish notice, bringing you the atmosphere and feeling of the stunning Hawaiian island. The keyboards on this notice proper work closely with the guitar, constructing a special sound between them. When the chorus comes, the notice proper turn up the tempo and Albert Hammond, Jr. proper howls and moans. With out great singing, Borrowed Time is correct one other sexy notice. 🙂

“G Up” has it occurring with the guitar work that surely resembles The Strokes’. Even the approach Albert Hammond, Jr. sings proper retains reminding me of The Strokes. The guitar on this notice most regularly stops and rests, it proper retains playing in a truly consistent manner. I pay more attention to the song and rhythm of this notice in site of the singing of Albert. Whenever you hear fastidiously, the guitar on this notice appears like a rapidly version of a reggae guitar. Fierce but soft. 🙂

“Pass over Myrtle” has surely beautiful guitar sound. It lets in you to chill to the song itself. As Albert Hammond, Jr. sings, the guitar proper helps Albert out with the repetitive strum of the guitar. The intention of it’s surely beautiful. Because the chorus comes, the total notice proper will get louder and the guitar riff that you just first hear initially proper comes support and follows Albert’s singing. It’s easy, but surely beautiful. A satisfied notice for any individual looking to brighten up their day. 😀

“Feed Me Jack Or: How I Learned to Cease Caring and Luxuriate in Peter Sellers” is the final notice on Como Te Llama. Albert Hammond, Jr. decideds to accept as true with a ballad to shut the album. This notice begins off with piano and soon joined by violin as Albert sings on. Maybe right here is the notice that we gaze Albert sings alongside with his coronary heart and passionately. Because it will get nearer to the give up, Albert screams as the song performs on and fades. Precise one other approach to total the night. 😉

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