- The Lacking Organization
- July 3, 2020
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.
Good Night Glamour, Good Morning Disaster (Near Music). Review by Andrew Ellis.
Cooler by the Lake (Rory Lake Presents). Review by Carl F Gauze.
The Busy Signals (Dirtnap). Review by Jen Cray.
Akanthena (Sassy Boy). Review by Linda Tate.
Not too many bands could recruit Pearl Jam as an opening act, but the boys from Rockford, Illinois once did. Steve Stav, who once asked his mom if she could knit him a checkered sweater, corrals guitarist Rick Nielsen for an expectedly humorous look at America’s greatest rock ‘n’ roll show.
Every Kind of Light (Ryko). Review by Sean Slone.
Waltham (Rykodisc). Review by Andrew Ellis.
Andrew Ellis talks The Sopranos, Nintendo oh, and music, with Danny Roselle, frontman for hot NJ band The Crash Moderns.
The Odds of Winning (Near Records/Redeye). Review by Andrew Ellis.
The Crash Moderns (Maxim Artists). Review by Andrew Ellis.
Like its namesake, Electric Frankenstein is an implacable juggernaut, conquering the world one lurching step at a time. Vinnie Apicella takes a look at the mind behind the machine in an interview with Sal Canzonieri.
By The Grace Of God (Liquor and Poker). Review by Jen Cray.
Human Amusement at Hourly Rates (Matador). Review by Stein Haukland.
File Under Black (Fat Wreck Chords). Review by Troy Jewell.
The Summer of the Lion, The Summer of the Lamb (We Want Action). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Nothing to Prove (Fueled By Ramen). Review by Stein Haukland.
HotSocky (Billtown USA). Review by — Gail Worley.
Redhead (Aware). Review by Andrew Ellis.