- Music Reviews
- April 22, 2021
Dreaming of Ghosts (Trees & Cyborgs). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
The Gaslamp Killer earned his nickname by ruining the vibe of clubs in San Diego’s Gaslamp district with his incongruous DJ sets, so we must conclude those clubs were lame.
Round One (Recess Records). Review by Scott Adams.
Learn what piece of vinyl various pop stars first purchased in their youth.
A Tav Falco Christmas. Review by Bob Pomeroy.
“Ring Spiel” Tour ’95 (Columbia Records). Review by James Mann.
lowFLOWs: The Columbia Anthology (’91-’93) (Columbia Records). Review by Tim Wardyn.
A new book by punk legend Mike Watt showcases his photography skills.
Brett Callwood’s comprehensive book on the criminally overlooked Stooges doesn’t, this time, focus completely on Iggy Pop.
Raw Power Live: In the Hands of the Fans (MVD Visual). Review by James Mann.
Live clips and interviews from Meat Puppets, Minutemen, Redd Kross and Twisted Roots.
= Sentridoh III (Merge). Review by jeff schweers.
Brendan Toller’s documentary mixes interviews and animation to explain the death of the independent record store. Scott Adams comments on the eulogy.
Rip your shirt off and check out Iggy Pop‘s shake appeal… Scott Adams tells Ink 19 The Stooges are really big in Belgium right now.
A Long Day’s Night (Sanctuary). Review by James Mann.
Uptown Sinclair (D-Text). Review by Ian Koss.
The Who’s legendary bassist, John Entwistle passed away Thursday at the age of 57. James Mann offers a tribute, and several Ink 19 staffers add their thoughts. – ,Editor’s Note: UPDATED with thoughts from additional staffers and bass legend Mike Watt.
…but James Mann offers a review of two books on the subject that should be: Steven Blush’s American Hardcore: A Tribal History and Mark Spitz and Brendan Mullen’s We Got the Neutron Bomb: The Untold Story of L.A. Punk.
What more can you say about Mike Watt, one of the most legendary figures ever to pick up the bass guitar? Better to let the man speak for himself — and that’s exactly what James Mann did.