- Staff Picks
- July 23, 2021
Big Whoop. Review by Julius C. Lacking.
As Gods Are Skinned et al…. Review by Steven Garnett.
Frozen Flowers Curse the Day (Trace Elements Records). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
The humble tape cassette stages a comeback, and the guy who invented it is still alive.
Parallelogram (Three Lobed Recordings). Review by James Mann.
Demolished Thoughts (Matador). Review by Chet Barker.
Brendan Toller’s documentary mixes interviews and animation to explain the death of the independent record store. Scott Adams comments on the eulogy.
Take a trip back to Seattle’s musical heydey with Michael Lavine, who brings us all manner of visual treasure with Grunge.
Shelton Hull refers to the feminist vision of the inimitable Lydia Lunch as “seminal” and lives to tell the tale.
I’m Not There: Original Soundtrack (Sony Records). Review by Matthew Moyer.
Multimedia provocateur and no-wave icon Lydia Lunch’s tell-all will jar even the jaded. Tom “Tearaway” Schulte already feels dirty.
Immolation/Immersion (Strange Attractors). Review by Bob Ham.
Distressed (Temporary Residence). Review by Aaron Shaul.
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Sonic Nurse (Geffen). Review by Daniel Mitchell.
Universary (Analysand). Review by Connor Vermouth.
3 Pieces for Violin (King Crab). Review by Stein Haukland.