Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Reverence: A Few Pics From The Jesus And Mary Chain Concert In Baltimore Last Night
Work commitments prevented me from going out to to see The Jesus and Mary Chain at Rams Head Live! in Baltimore last night. But, luckily...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
My Rocking Days: A Brief Review Of The New Compilation From The Cleaners From Venus (Martin Newell)
A new release associated in any way with Martin Newell is something to perk up about. That the release is a rarities compilation, like Ma...
Monday, November 13, 2017
Lift A Finger: A Quick Review Of The New Album From OCS (Thee Oh Sees)
In the same year that they've changed their name from Thee Oh Sees to simply Oh Sees, timed to the release of their last album, Orc , ...
Much More Than That: A Quick Look At The New Reissue Of The First Sharon Van Etten Album
The debut album from Sharon Van Etten, (it was) because I was in love , is the sort of record that seems nearly too intimate to be easily...
Sunday, November 12, 2017
Rattle On: A Brief Review Of The New Album From The Golden Boys
The new album from The Golden Boys, Better Than Good Times , is the type of release that's going to catch a lot of people off guard. ...
Space Mates: A Quick Review Of The New Sun Ra Reissue From Superior Viaduct
The folks at Superior Viaduct are truly doing God's work. Following a string of bold recent releases, including that John Frusciante...
Wrap Your Love Around My Heart: In Which I Catch Up With A Few Releases From Lia Pamina
Spanish singer Lia Pamina has recently offered up a few releases on the seminal Elefant Records label and now that I've caught up wit...
Saturday, November 11, 2017
I Don't Mind: A Quick Word About The New EP From Native Sun
New York's Native Sun sound like about a dozen other bands but they also manage to bring a great deal of energy to this sort of thing....
Friday, November 10, 2017
On The Edge Of A New Age: A Brief Review Of The New Album From Teen Daze
Following on from his earlier offering this year, the exquisite Themes For Dying Earth , Jamison Isaak is back with a new Teen Daze record...
Thursday, November 9, 2017
Special: A Quick Review Of The New Angel Olsen Compilation
Angel Olsen is having a good year. The singer has released an acclaimed record, gained a boatload of new fans, and has now prepped a rari...
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Lonely At The Top: A Few Words About The New Album From Escape-Ism (Ian Svenonius) On Merge Records
That fellow up there has had a busy year. Not only has his band, Chain and The Gang, released 2 records (reviewed by me here and here ),...
Tuesday, November 7, 2017
Win A Pair Of Tickets To See The Jesus And Mary Chain In Baltimore Right Here!
The Jesus and Mary Chain are heading out on the road here in the States in support of their fairly recent album, Damage and Joy , and I ha...
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