This Week In Music: 11/19-11/25

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews (shortened week due to Thanksgiving holiday: Cabaret Voltaire: Micro-Phonies – pulsing beats Lita Ford: Wicked Wonderland – not wonderful Funkadelic: Uncle Jam Wants You – deep funk Genesis: Wind & Wuthering – more complexities Juliana Hatfield: Read More …

This Week In Music: 11/12-11/18

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Soundgarden: King Animal – welcome return Neil Young & Crazy Horse: Psychedelic Pill – much meandering Paul Banks: Banks – Interpol interplay Deftones: Koi No Yokan – dreamy metal Ministry: Rio Grande Blood – politically charged Read More …

This Week In Music: 11/5-11/11

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: FireHouse: Prime Time – heavier riffage Cabaret Voltaire: Hai! – more disjointed Mike + The Mechanics: Rewired – electronic indulgence Tindersticks: Simple Pleasure – bare bones Poison: Look What The Cat Dragged In – party rock Rush: Read More …

This Week In Music: 10/29-11/4

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Genesis: Trespass – Floyd-esque prog The Mighty Mighty Bosstones: Ska-Core The Devil And More – boss tones Cabaret Voltaire: Groovy, Laidback & Nasty – club friendly Firehouse: O2 – average rockers Lita Ford: Out For Blood Read More …

October Movies

Movie watching for the past month, with patent pending two-word reviews: The Sitter – shittier sitter Broke – fascinating insight Looper – brainy fun Convoy – non-conformist classic Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap – skilled originators Contraband – plodding action The Host – effective Read More …

This Week In Music: 10/22-10/28

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Titus Andronicus: Local Business – anthemic punk XTC: Go 2 – some good Winger: Winger – attempted braininess Stereolab: Switched On – noisy beats Soul Asylum: Time’s Incinerator – raw beginnings Grandaddy: The Sophtware Slump – Read More …

This Week In Music: 10/15-10/21

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Cabaret Voltaire: Eight Crepescule Tracks – early insight Mike & the Mechanics: M6 – symphonic pop Queensryche: Promised Land – big sound Genesis: Selling England By The Pound – progressive wankery The Jeff Healey Band: See The Light – bluesy Read More …

This Week Music: 10/8-10/14

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: The Tragically Hip: Now For Plan A – streamlined songs Robert Pollard: Jack Sells the Cow – good rockers AC Newman: Shut Down the Streets – mellower pop Stereolab: Sound-Dust – endless interesting Funkadelic: Maggot Brain – never better Jane’s Addiction: Read More …