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Frank Sinatra and Dickey Betts were born
Ian Stewart died
and Jerry Lee Lewis married his 13 year old cousin.
Today in rock n’ roll…!
Various Artists (Theologian). Review by Brian Shelley
Sheila Scoville is intrigued by many of the assertions raised in Greg Bottoms controversial series of interviews with outsider artists – many of which go a long way towards shattering some of the idealized myths about the people behind the visionary, individualistic works.
Home Vol. I (Post-Parlo). Review by Marcel Feldmar.
Despite decades of punk being neutered by the media and the marketplace, Matthew Moyer is heartened to find that the artwork collected in this retrospective still has the power to outrage and inspire.
Bella Maniera (Psychotropic). Review by Bill Campbell.
Merchandise makes Gainesville, and Matthew Moyer, swoon like teenagers at an early ’90s Morrissey concert… and that’s a very, very good thing.
Humbert (Sporatorium). Review by Anton Warner
Interview by Mike Cuccaro
Combining a simple, stripped-down sound with sterling production techniques, White Hassle are a different beast than Marcellus Hall and Dave Varenka’s other project, Railroad Jerk, entirely. Ian Koss caught up with Hall to discuss the differences between the two projects, interesting day jobs, and their new EP, Life is Still Sweet.
The mostly true story of the Singing Nun shot in the style of the French New Wave.
Andrew Goldman makes a film about Andrew Goldman failing in life. It’s more self-referentialism than you can shake an in-joke at.
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