- Music Reviews
- October 19, 2020
Axiom (Ropeadope/ Stretch Music). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Habibi is what happens when you spill solvent on the psychedelic garage / surf music / girl groups section of your record collection.
Go ahead and call your band Great Grandpa. You better have something pretty weird up your sleeve.
Prince Buster, the legendary soundmaker, has died. Generoso Fierro recounts his monumental life and career.
Oui, Oui, Si, Si, Ja, Ja, Da, Da (Lucky 7 Records / Koch International). Review by Carl F Gauze.
So This Is Great Britain? (TVT). Review by Jen Cray.
Ska pioneers, The Toasters, are still inspiring kids to skank 24 years into their career. Jen Cray attends a ska triple bill in Orlando and tells us how they manage to do it.
Just One More (Fat Wreck Chords). Review by Stein Haukland.
Just the Best Party (Gern Blandsten). Review by Daniel Mitchell.
Jools Holland’s Big Band Rhythm + Blues (Rhino). Review by Ian Koss.
Matt Cibula digs into the new DVD of the celebrated film Memento, in which nothing is what it seems. Plus a guy gets a lot of gnarly tattoos.
For a masochist like myself, living in such a sunny climate might be the end of me…..I would start preaching on street-corners, and recruiting young girls to become my henchmen, my right-hand….well, not men, I guess……right-hand girls, yeah, girls…..my right-hand girls in the most ingenious plans ever laid out!
Universal Madness (Goldenvoice). Review by Julio Diaz