It took Cheo a couple of years to get back into his usual Latin-flavored slinky tinkles after leaving his previous band, but we’re all glad to hear he’s back.
White Teeth, Black Thoughts (Space Age Bachelor Pad Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Big Words Make the Baby Jesus Cry, Dark Clouds Gather over Middlemarch, The Great Boston Molasses Flood. Review by Eric J. Iannelli.
Darker the Night (In Music We Trust). Review by James Mann.
Still Smokin’ After 20 Years (Triple X Records, Swine Song). Review by Carl F Gauze.
My Favorite Record (Spanks-a-Lot / Bloodshot). Review by Ian Koss.
Rock stars say the darndest things, and John D. Luerssen has collected a sampling of the darndest of them all in his new book, Mouthing Off. Julio Diaz has some comments of his own.
Interview by Julio Diaz
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