An Iranian refugee becomes the biggest band slut in England and North America.
Andrea Thompson introduces you to Shifty Shellshock of Crazy Town, a seven-man "extreme rock-rap" band from L.A. that’s building a buzz on the strength of their debut record, The Gift of Game, and a prominent slot on this summer’s Ozzfest.
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.
How Long Have I Been On Fire (Hex Records). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
Echoes (Aakuluk Music). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Robyn Hitchcock and the Egyptians Globe of Frogs helps Jeffrey Schweers endure the pandemic in another burst of Wax On!
A Taste for Mojo. Review by Stacey Zering.
If you’re wondering if Acid Tongue is about having a particularly caustic wit, or about some sort of psychedelic dosage, the answer is yes.
The Prettiest Curse (Mom + Pop Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Coriky (Dischord). Review by Scott Adams.