This Week In Music: 7/9-7/15

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Peter Gabriel: Up – anti-commercial brilliance Cabaret Voltaire: Code – dancy darkness Yngwie Malmsteen: The Seventh Sign – expert wankery Mudhoney: Since We’ve Become Translucent – slowed punk Jetboy: Feel The Shake – barroom dirty Mercury Rev: Snowflake Midnight – innovative soundscapes Read More …

Concert Review: Poison, Cinderella, Dokken and Slaughter @ the Polaris Amphitheatre, 6/21/00

I’m fairly open about the fact that A) I like 80s hair/glam rock and B) I pretty much completely missed the entire thing the first time around. Sure, I taped some songs off the radio, Def Leppard, Bon Jovi, Gun ‘n Roses; the big bands. Read More …