Well, last week, Everett True tackled the Dirty Jeans comp as well – and GUESS WHAT? Though his was inevitably meatier with context, our two reviews basically agree on two points – a) roughly a third of that collection is dry derivative shit, and b) there just weren’t enough chicks represented. So, guys, I’m pleased […]
Never venture out without your Breeders security blanket.
It costs the same as 3 issues of Mojo, or 6 weeks’ worth of NME’s, and it’s a dozen times more likely to change your life.
Dum Dum Girls had a massive year — the Coke Zero of the indie world. You know, same taste as the original formula but not as filling.
This Local Girls music is edgy and a little challenging
You’d think people had never encountered dynamics in rock music before.
I was a little underwhelmed. It was so clean, to start with. What was with all those pop hooks?
The #1 song on modern rock radio that day was ‘Lightning Crashes’ by a Pennsylvania band called Live.
Dignity is just an obstacle that keeps you from reaching your full commercial potential.
She writes of being haunted by songs, battered and tormented and bullied until she can get them down and safe. It’s not craft, it’s alchemy.