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Frustration Plantation (Instinct). Review by Daniel Mitchell.
Procol Harum, Shine On Brightly, Salty Dog, Home ( Esoteric / Cherry Red / Decca). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
Musings of a Creek Dipper (Atlantic). Review by Phil Bailey
Dying is Your Latest Fashion (Epitaph). Review by Jen Cray.
Re-inventions (Best of the Vanguard Years) (Vanguard). Review by George Jegadesh
Jazz in the House 12 (Kickin Music). Review by Bill Campbell.
The Victory of Flight (No Idea). Review by Andrew Chadwick
Special Gunpowder (Tigerbeat6). Review by Bill Campbell.
Once Sent From The Golden Hall (Metal Blade). Review by David Lee Beowülf
Some Boys Got It, Most Men Don’t (New Disorder). Review by Tom Minarchick
Speaking with vocalist Vice Cooler and guitarist Steve Touchstone of the undefinable trio of XBXRX, Jen Cray got them to talk about the brilliance of Kill Rock Stars, recording with Ian Mackaye and Steve Albini and how their live shows have resulted in permanent scarring.
Andrea Thompson analyzes 7 things bands do to sabotage their careers before they’re even off the ground.