I’m sure it’s not deliberate, but the band’s name doesn’t half sound like White Power.
Vows is a signal post for pop music. It’s like Kate Bush if she knew how to write a good song. It’s like Cat Power if she had someone who loved her. It’s like Adele if she knew how to dance. It’s like the Rolling Stones if they were still alive. Where can anyone go from here except sideways?
It just makes you want to smash up a mic stand. It just makes you want to dive into the drum kit. It just makes you want to scream and whoop and holler and call up the dead.
You may not hear a better heavy metal album all year than Beyoncé 4.
Isn’t it about time that we stop pointing out the fact that the band members of The Like and Warpaint all have vaginas?
“Every couple of minutes it gets better,” writes Chuck, a man who should know. “Do please watch the whole thing.”
Julian says: “Everybody’s always like, ‘Oh yeah the music used to be better in the 80s’. No it fucking didn’t.” So what current bands are as good as The Fall, Joy Division, Buzzcocks, The Birthday Party or Dexy’s [sic] in their prime? Not to mention Blondie, Ramones, Jonathan Richman… (This comment originated on another post. I think it’s […]