Why do you need a fancy-pants rock critic to review a record, anyway? Especially when J. Noise knows firsthand the effects of this record on the regulars at Pete’s Saloon.
Essence (Lost Highway). Review by Sean Slone.
Pneumonia (Lost Highway). Review by James Mann.
Two men play 8 characters, and a staff of stage hand ghosts build a campy comedy of British faded nobility banished to the moorlands for the crimes of poverty and aristocracy.
Get Your Groove! (American Showplace Music). Review by Michelle Wilson.
Let’s visit an America attacked by birds that peck us to death at high tide. Not sure how things are going in Phoenix.
Basso-tenor Dustin Cunningham hits the low notes in this very masculine evening of cabaret.
The Eclipse Sessions (New West Records). Review by James Mann.
Horrors of Malformed Men begs for a Midnight Movie release.
After the Salem Witch trials, the pain continued for years to come.
Soulfire Live! (Wicked Cool Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
New Wave Rockers Midge Ure and Paul Young brought their co-headlining tour to Orlando, and Michelle Wilson was there to enjoy two of her favorites from the ’80s.
High Water I (Eagle Rock Entertainment). Review by Jeremy Glazier.