Everett True

the greatest song of the grunge era did not come from the States


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Why Everett True is wrong

The worst character in fiction is Twilight’s Bella: a canvas of nothingness onto which the empty project their shallow desires.

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15 Most Read Entries on Collapse Board, 13.07.11 – 19.07.11

“But this Fado music! That’s some beautiful sad bastard stuff, yes?”

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The real grunge

Raw and furious, Bjelland flirted between self-indulgent and revolutionary with a flick of her caustic tongue.

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Song of the day – 342: Skinny Girl Diet (free download)

Riot Grrrl, like I always understood it … i.e. female empowering, and not scared to experiment with new musical forms, and not rooted.

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Song of the day – 158: 8 Eye Spy

Anyone with more than a passing knowledge of the Music That I (Really) Like will catch the reference in the name right away. It’s a tribute to one of Lydia Lunch’s seminal No Wave bands from back in the early 80s. (Actually, I think they were more Beefheart-influenced jazz skronk than straight No Wave, but […]

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Song of the day – 129: Ouch My Face

Let’s stick with the raw-assed rock for now. After all, it was what I (mostly) made my name championing. Here’s something sweet – all squealing and implied menace, like a partially-stuck pig given the keys to the abattoir and the opposable thumbs to use them; or a breakaway sect of Babes In Toyland fans let […]