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Patty Schemel – The Collapse Board Interview

You want to stay in that comfort zone. It helps you block out the world.


A Hipster Doofus, Edified; or, how I Stopped Worrying and Started to Love the Drake

It was a simple statement, made on a friend’s Facebook status. “I never got what the big deal is about Nick Drake.”

 Everett True

Song of the day – 298: Yeh Deadlies (free download)

This is what the early parts of the 90s sounded like to me … um, the good early parts

 Everett True

Plan B Magazine #4

I was researching my Nirvana book in Seattle while this issue was being put together.

 Everett True

Song of the day – 156: Laura Borealis

…so I receive these emails from a Canadian lady called Laura Borealis and the gist of them is, well, let’s have a look… “I think when you stayed at my place interviewing Sloan it wasn’t mentioned that I made music. I’ve never been signed, 20 years running- a clean record.” No, it wasn’t. The place […]

 Everett True

Song of the day – 49: Kitchen’s Floor

Never trust a critic. Never trust an artist. Trust the tale. D.H Lawrence held that, “The proper function of the critic is to save the tale from the artist who created it”. It’s a great notion, and I understand what he means – the reason why it’s possible to love ‘Love Your Money’ by Daisy […]