This Week In Music: 6/18-6/24

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Monster Magnet: Mastermind – robust stoner Silkworm: Italian Platinum – bombastic indie Pretty Boy Floyd: Size Really Does Matter – garage glam Mike & The Mechanics: Beggar On A Beach Of Gold – forgettably dull Juliana Hatfield: God’s Foot – Read More …

Concert Review: The Swell Season and Bell X1 @ the Palace Theatre, 9/22/08

He doesn’t know it, but Glen Hansard and I go way back. Back in my college radio days at WFAL, we received an album in the Fall of 1995 called Fitzcarraldo by a band called The Frames DC. I didn’t understand what the “DC” meant, Read More …