Music journalism isn’t as easy or as glamorous as it seems. It requires a lot of hard work, and no small amount of talent. You’re never gonna pay the rent through writing when you treat it like a hobby! Holly Day reveals that belief in a good, old-fashioned work ethic is the key to success in this (or any) field.
Engima (Cement Shoes). Review by Jen Cray.
Hooray for Now (Cadence). Review by Jessica Smith
Sabrosura (AMC). Review by Vanessa Bormann.
Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon travel Northern England, reviewing fine restaurants and impersonating Michael Caine. It’s a job, I guess.
Fluke,Puppy,One Little Indian,Jorge C. Galban
The Sound of Ultimate B.A.S.E. 2 (Moonshine). Review by Tony Coulson
In this lively book, film critic Kenneth Turan of the Los Angeles Times complies a selection of “smaller” films that audiences may have missed in the theaters, and presents a brief case for each of them in hopes that it will spark a trip to a nearby video store. Ben Varkentine makes book on it.
LP (Susstones). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Blue Pop (APG/Electric Kingdom). Review by Jason Feifer
Feature by Michelle Harris
Kelis Was Here (LaFace). Review by Aaron Shaul.