This split 7″ should bear a subtext that reads “The Battle To See Who Can Out-Wimp Pop-Punk.” Who wins? A better question: who cares?
Victim of the Blues (Delta Groove). Review by James Mann.
A Hundred Days Off (V2). Review by Bettie Lou Vegas.
Finding Forever (Geffen Records). Review by Tim Wardyn.
Seven More Minutes (Maverick). Review by Anthony Baker
Lydia Lunch’s Retrovirus brings a bunch of No Wave scalawags to Orlando for an evening of wry smiles, potty mouth commentary, and tattoo licking. Steven Garnett reports from the pit of Will’s Pub.
The Man That Time Forgot (Big Legal Mess/Fat Possum Records). Review by James Mann.
A heavily skeined blend of hip-hop, dub, slow jazz and other elements, mashed…
18 Again (Koch). Review by Stein Haukland.
The Jefferson Fracture (Big Sleep). Review by Terry Eagan.
Monsoon Wedding Original Soundtrack (Milan). Review by Bill Campbell.
Gate Swings (Verve/Polygram). Review by James MacLaren
The Ride (Fat Wreck Chords). Review by Christopher Long.