- Archikulture Digest
- December 8, 2019
The Little Woman have all grown up and now deal with grown-up issues like marriage and spinsterhood, and how wonderful owning a Proper English Estate might be.
Helena Espvall & Masaki Batoh (Drag City). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Hundred Sights of Koenji (Skin Graft). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Overture: Live in Nippon Yusen Soko 2006 (Drag City). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Johnny Thunders’ last concert has been preserved for posterity in this new concert DVD. Then why does it look like a Barbara Walters special? Matthew Moyer explains.
Mirror Flake (Flau). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Our Tokyo correspondent, Heather Lorusso, finds much to recommend in this charming story of a group of Japanese schoolgirls trying to get a band together for the big end-of-year festival. Rock!
The definitive coffee table book on Godzilla and his creator, Eiji Tsuburaya. Carl F. Gauze is torn on whether to stifle a giggle at the rubber suits or flee in terror through the streets of Tokyo.
Nam Myo Ho Ren Ge Kyo (Ace Fu). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Citrus (Friendly Fire). Review by Aaron Shaul.
You Take Me to the World (Beta-lactam Ring). Review by Aaron Shaul.
L’Autre Cap (K). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Danceteria (NativeSun). Review by Matthew Moyer.
Northern Drive (Matinee). Review by Aaron Shaul.
At this special time of year, let’s not forget the REAL reason for the season… fabulously gaudy displays of Xmas lights! Heather Lorusso sure didn’t – and even in faraway Tokyo she found enough clever uses of wattage to soften the most humbuggy of hearts. You won’t find these in your neighbor’s yard.
Dancehall Grind (Super Hit Jam). Review by Matthew Moyer.
“If you want to dance, go on and fucking dance!” How could Heather Lorusso resist such an entreaty from Warren Ellis and the Dirty Three?
Out of Breach (Output). Review by Aaron Shaul.
The Bastress (Tellous). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Remmings (Important). Review by Aaron Shaul.