Kw-halloween-logo-small

Skye Sweetnam :: Noise From the Basement CD Review

Skye Sweetnam is often compared to fellow Canadian rocker, Avril Lavigne.
Courtesy of EMI

Sixteen year-old Canadian rocker Skye Sweetnam has released her debut album, Noise From the Basement. She mixes rock and pop-punk to create a high energy album. Read Kidzworld's review to find out if you should add this CD to your collection.

The Skye's the Limit

Noise From the Basement is exactly what it sounds like. It's an album of spunky, punky songs that Skye co-wrote with her friend in the basement of his parents' place. Her first single, Billy S., was featured on the soundtrack of the movie How to Deal starring Mandy Moore. This energetic song about skipping school made huge waves in Canada and the US. It's one of the better songs on this album, along with Tangled Up in Me, Number One and Unpredictable.

The Next Avril?

Skye is often compared to fellow Canadian rocker Avril Lavigne - both are petite, guitar-playing brunettes who spout angry, rebellious lyrics! In Hypocrite, Skye defiantly sings that no one, including her music label, will change her style, and that she's going to be herself no matter what. The tracks I Don't Really Like You and I Don't Care showcase Skye's indifferent attitude. However, Skye isn't quite as edgy as Avril. Her music has a bubblier beat that will get you off your seats and dancing around your room!

Bottom Line

Skye Sweetnam proves that she's not as sweet as her name. She can rock out tough tunes that'll definitely get your head bangin'! While this album is good, its not great - but expect her next album to be a hit.

Noise From the Basement Rating:

Related Stories:

  • Skye Sweetnam :: Celebrity Chat Transcript
  • Avril Lavigne :: Let Go CD Review
  • Fefe Dobson CD Review
  • More Music News and CD Reviews!
  • >
    >

    readers voted!

    Comments

    there are 0 comments

    Please login or register to add comments


    like this article?
    Sign up now to get more just like!

    latest videos

    What is the name of their debut album?
    • Youth and Young Manhood
    • Kings of Leon
    • Aha Shake Heartbreak
    • Because of the Times

    related stories

    Entertainment in the forums

    AlphaT
    AlphaT posted in Latest Trends:
    cgpgrey, CinemaSins, Tobuscus, Numberphile.
    reply 25 minutes
    Cataclysm_Destruct
    KSIOlajideBT, Vikkstar123, Miniminter and ComedyShortsGamer
    reply 42 minutes
    penguin856
    tdm(The Diamond Minecart) Captinsparklez SSundee Alantic craft and Myself
    reply 44 minutes
    youngdiva98
    youngdiva98 posted in TV Shows:
    Clarence and the amazing world of gumball, The most randomness irrelevant shows ever created. Oh not yet. That steve show on cartoon network ridiculous. Cartoon network is going down the drain guys
    reply about 1 hour
    youngdiva98
    youngdiva98 posted in TV Shows:
    Yessss, that show gives me life? Its not as sad as it looks though
    reply about 1 hour

    play online games

    Candy-100

    A great online version of the famous Candy Crush. This is the best game launched...

    Big_icon_(7)

    Have you ever fancied being a ranger like those fantasy characters you love so m...

    Big_icon_(4)

    You run across the city in a car chase with the police officers.

    Big_icon_(6)

    The evil master kidnapped all of your friends!

    Ow_fright_ad_100x100

    Explore the world or hang out with friends in your own condo. Get a unique look,...