I am generally skeptical and disrespectful of band names with special capitalization, but IDLES look and sound like they mean business.
To make illuminati hotties for your gathering, splash melody and harsh noise into a tumbler, drop in some production trickery, and shake until you hear a dizzying howl emerge
Matt Sharp and The Rentals have always attracted a stellar cast of musicians to help them assemble their popsong symphonies.
Live at Ronnie Scott’s with Eddie Gomez and Jack DeJohnette (Resonance Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Tell Me How You Feel. Review by James Mann.
A playlist by Phil Bailey that takes a wrong turn into the funny and un-PC (even for the ’60s-‘70s) pastures of classic country music
Young Farjid has an exam, but dad wants her to deliver a package and pick up some cash. You can guess the rest.
Live at the BPC (JCA Recording). Review by Carl F. Gauze.
Meet the people who do more than rescue dogs. They rescue older dogs who are the hardest to place.
Guardrails. Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Music reviews covering the critical years of rock and roll from 1967 to 1973 by critic and band manager Michael Oberman.
Catspaw (Omnivore Recordings). Review by James Mann.
Threesome Vol. 2 (Lojinx). Review by Carl F. Gauze.