- Sound Salvation
- August 3, 2020
No need to worry about offending delicate sensibilities with this playlist. We’re not talking about profanity, so just take the title at face value.
Double Date With Death are loud and Canadian, and they don’t care if you don’t understand their French howling. They have a double date to get to.
Well into their third decade, G. Love and Special Sauce still sound like they are in no particular hurry to get there.
As you may suspect, Peter Bjorn and John hail from Sweden, and as you may expect, they do Anglophonic indie pop better than the Anglophones.
A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip (BMG). Review by Generoso Fierro.
Heartbeats and Brainwaves (Metropolis Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Join Us (Idlewild). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Lucky for us and Cherry Red Books, Dave Thompson is a HUGE Sparks fan. Matthew Moyer calls Sparks: No. 1 Songs in Heaven his strongest piece of writing yet.
Mini-LP (Bright Antenna). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Thunder$troke (Fat Possum Records LLC). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Dead Plans (Finding You Attractive). Review by Carl F Gauze.
I Am The Messer (Self Released). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Everything/Everything (Tomlab). Review by Matthew Moyer.
Live At Budokan (Epic/Legacy). Review by Scott Adams.
The latest, hippest gossip on the Central Florida theater scene, plus a bunch of stuff Carl F Gauze just made up.
Lil’ Beethoven (Palm Pictures). Review by Carl F Gauze.
"Melodic with a touch of groove and an anemic, very white approach to the vocals, but still soulful." Gail Worley talks to Johnny Marr, currently of The Healers and formerly of the Smiths, and manages to keep it together. Mostly.
& (eggBERT). Review by Giorgio Portagrier.
Insignificance (Drag City). Review by David Sussex.