Bill Callahan has been wandering the halls of music for quite some time now, his deep voice and aimless arrangements a constant hypnotic presence.
The first wave of UK punk crested and shrank back, but the Mekons are still thrashing and foaming.
It’s been 45 years since Chrissie Hynde initially hit her stride with the Pretenders, and she hasn’t slowed down for anybody since.
Noise of Trouble (Niafunken). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Le cut-up populaire. Review by Julius C. Lacking.
You can say that bedrock funk bassist Bootsy Collins is The One, and you would be right on so many levels.
Our Night Out (Burning Heart Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
Joe Jack Talcum sings Railroad Bill and Other Songs. Review by Julius C. Lacking.
SQUEEZE (Yep Roc). Review by Julius C. Lacking.
iii (Flemish Eye). Review by Scott Adams.
A day in the life a French woman as she invents electronica and rescues France from boring rock and roll.
Rick Rubin and Steve Albini Had Nothing To Do With This Record (Bad Bad Bad). Review by Julius C. Lacking.
The Whistler’s Father Recordings. Review by Stacey Zering.