Stage blood, punk rock, a group jam on a John Lennon X-mas song, angular sonics, three top-notch Chicago bands – what more could Chris Catania have asked for this holiday season?
Double Date With Death are loud and Canadian, and they don’t care if you don’t understand their French howling. They have a double date to get to.
Population II (Riding Easy Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
Newly restored, this British dream horror has never looked better.
The Pandemic Songs (Saustex Records). Review by James Mann.
Toda La Razon. Review by Stacey Zering.
Well into their third decade, G. Love and Special Sauce still sound like they are in no particular hurry to get there.
Illustrators and artists reimagine famous works of literature as one panel cartoons.
Mystery (Guruguru Brain). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
It took Cheo a couple of years to get back into his usual Latin-flavored slinky tinkles after leaving his previous band, but we’re all glad to hear he’s back.
The Ride (Fat Wreck Chords). Review by Christopher Long.