Of course, music isn’t always about fun, but when it comes down to my pop music, I’m just saying I’d much rather hang out with Jad Fair than Lou Reed.
one of the great lost songs of the summer of 2012
Such a wonderful night out. My third gig of 2012.
When he sings, it’s OK to be male and sensitive again.
Whirligigs were whirled. Recorders were blown down. Hearts were melted.
I get lost in the sound of sardonic vocals and distorted vocals and smart bittersweet vocals and listening vocals.
Death Rattle – The Stone Roses, Primal Scream, Oasis and the travesty of British Alternative Rock in the 90s
Large elements of the UK alternative press seemed to be waiting for the right guitar band to get behind, the right guitar band to believe in. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you The Stone Roses.
Speaking as a Ramones and Undertones fan, I love a bit of self-parody, me. As long as it’s done straight.
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 […]