- Staff Picks
- June 17, 2021
New Long Leg (4AD). Review by Julius C. Lacking.
The Story of the Most Influential Radio Station in America
The 1975 bring back ’80s inspired synth pop to a generation that didn’t even know they were missing it. Jen Cray surrenders to the beat.
Involuntary Memory (Ardent Music). Review by Carl F Gauze.
MTV’s original pop/rock poster boys Duran Duran return to prove that they’re anything but a nostalgia act.
Forget (Terrible Records). Review by Jen Cray.
Medicine Show (Water ). Review by James Mann.
Receivers (Jagjaguwar). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Thanks to a Dark Night of freelance unemployment that brought her Weezer, Gail Worley brings Ink 19 an interview with Pat Wilson, who totally rocks.
Jen Cray finds herself at a Duran Duran concert in 2008, and missing the AquaNet smell of a zillion emotional teenaged girls.
Red Carpet Massacre (Epic). Review by Jen Cray.
Stoking the buzz-fires for their upcoming studio album, New Romantic forerunners Roxy Music have finally released a definitive video history on DVD. Steve Stav, who gave up trying to emulate Bryan Ferry’s hairstyle 20 years ago, immerses himself in The Thrill of It All.
At Your Service (Virgin). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Maiden Voyage Plus (Artoffact). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Black Magic Show (Kemado/Hollywood). Review by Jen Cray.
Liars (Benevolent). Review by Jen Cray.
Danceteria (NativeSun). Review by Matthew Moyer.
Talking with Sienna DeGovia, vocalist/bassist for The Randies, is like chatting with a friend, as Jen Cray found out recently.
Science (Hybris). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Always Never Again (Touch & Go). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Resident Evil Apocalypse: Music From and Inspired by the Original Motion Picture (Roadrunner Records). Review by Joe Frietze.