Event Review by Lisa Olen
Not only is Stephin Merritt one of the most revered songwriters around, he’s also one of the most prolific, with the massive three-disc 69 Love Songs and records from alter-egos the 6ths and the Future Bible Heroes out in just the last year. Randall Stephens caught up with Merritt in a rare moment between projects to try to catch up.
A Thousand Days (Kontext). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Duke Lion Fights the Terror!! (Flip/Geffen). Review by Christopher R. Weingarten.
Gail Worley chats with Sevendust’s drummer and gets the real scoop behind their label switch, upcoming projects, and Rose’s physical non-regime.
Zokuhen (Nonplace). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Before Everything & After (A&M). Review by Stein Haukland.
I Guess I Love It (Pioneer Music Group). Review by David Whited
Bayou Country (Fantasy). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Event Review by Bing Futch
OK, we all know that the public education system in America today sucks, but do you know why? Sean Carswell does, and offers you an insider’s view from both sides of the desk.
Sound of the Apocalypse (B&B Records). Review by Crystal Lee.