Concert Review: Sunny Day Real Estate and No Knife at Clutch Cargos, 7.2.00

This was a part of a two-day trip made up to Detroit with Keith, Jason, Cortney, Mark and Mark’s girlfriend at the time whose name I cannot remember to see back to back shows over the Fourth of July weekend. However, we found that a hotel Read More …

A “Best Of” Flashback

Recently my wife Katie and I started some very early Spring cleaning when I discovered some old “Best Of” mix CDs I made years ago. As with revisiting any of-the-moment list, some tracks are no-brainers (Wilco, Manics, Twilight Singers) that are still in rotation, while others Read More …

Top 5 for 2000

Originally posted on stepfordfive.com #5: Primal Scream – XTRMNTR The kings of Madchester return with an overtly political album that demands recognition for its delicious grooves just as much for its inflammatory lyrical content. From the rave-up grooves of “Swastika Eyes” to the fuzz-out blast Read More …