Everyone’s saying different things to me
Do you believe
In what you see
There doesn’t seem to be anybody else who agrees with me
–Zero 7, “In The Waiting Line”
Music Midtown is a great chance to catch bands you might never get to see otherwise. Frank Mullen took some chances at this year’s festival in Atlanta, and found out what he’d been missing from the likes of Jimmy Cliff, BR5-49, the Jungle Brothers, and Bjorn Again, as well as a pre-Noel Gallagher walk-out Oasis.
Mazes (Parasol). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Barn Nova (Ecstatic Peace). Review by Matthew Moyer.
Carl F. Gauze rolls out the barrel with Big Joe Siedlik on Big Joe’s Polka Hour.
Long Drive To Iceland (self-released). Review by Carl F Gauze.
And Now the Rain Sounds Like Life is Falling Down Through It (Drunken Fish). Review by Kurt Channing
Julian Schnabel directs this true story of a successful French magazine editor, Jean-Dominque Bauby, who was struck with a paralyzing condition that leaves the afflicted with all his mental faculties, but unable to talk or move. Through the use of one good eye, a brilliant therapist, and patient transcriptionist, Bauby was able to create the book upon which the film is based. S D Green is suitably awed.
Freeze! (Coalition Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Black Haze (Eolian Empire ). Review by Jen Cray.
Take Back the Universe and Give Me Yesterday (Dreamworks). Review by Marcel Feldmar.
Here Is Where (Colonel Muscletone). Review by Kyrby Raine.
Looking at the Sea. Review by Stacey Zering.