Two Word Reviews: Winter/Spring 2017

Two word reviews for winter and spring of 2017: MOVIES Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising – unexpectedly solid Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2 – even better The Raid 2 – few thrills MUSIC Juliana Hatfield: Pussycat – righteously raging Mark Lanegan: Gargoyle – dark crooning Read More …

Two Word Reviews, Winter 2014

Recent movies and music I’ve checked out, with patent-pending two word reviews: MOVIES American Hustle – acting class Identity Thief – stolen time The Hollywood Complex – disturbing insight Gangster Squad – shiny surface The Master – superior performances Searching for Sugar Man – fascinating Read More …

Top 10 Favorite Rock Vocalists

Because I like making lists, I decided to make a list of my top ten favorite rock vocalists. That doesn’t mean they’re my favorite lyricists, or even favorite frontmen on stage, it’s simply the sound of their voice I’m respond to. In no particular order: Read More …

This Week In Music: 11/26-12/2

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Mike Doughty: The Flip Is Another Honey – odd interpretations Mark Lanegan: Dark Mark Does Christmas 2012 EP – suitably dark Judgement Night soundtrack – woefully dated Black Moth Super Rainbow: Cobra Juicy – interestingly eclectic Read More …