This Week In Music: 9/10-9/16

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Quasi: When the Going Gets Dark – mixed variety Rocket From The Crypt: Paint As a Fragrance – quality introduction Cabaret Voltaire: The Crackdown – dance variant The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion: Orange – flavorful blues Mudhoney: Under a Billion Read More …

This Week In Music: 8/6-8/12

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Redd Kross: Researching the Blues – masterful powerpop Ministry: The Land of Rape & Honey – industrial metal Poison: Flesh & Blood – unexpected growth Mike + The Mechanics: The Living Years – mostly fluff The Mighty Mighty Bosstones: Pin Read More …

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 …

This Week In Music (4/30-5/6)

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Redd Kross: Neurotica – kitsch pop Ministry: Dark Side of the Spoon – auto pilot Kix: Blow My Fuse – acceptably derivative Rush: Feedback – uninspired retreads Mudhoney: Here Comes Sickness – Best of BBC Recordings – raw bursts Juliana Hatfield: Read More …

This Week In Music (3/19-3/25)

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: For Love Not Lisa: The Lost Elephant – interesting afterthoughts Drive Like Jehu: Drive Like Jehu – spikey hardcore Fountains of Wayne: Fountains of Wayne – smart powerpop Funkadelic: Funkadelic – missing songs House of Heroes: House of Heroes – original Read More …

This Week In Music (2/27-3/4)

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Royal Crescent Mob: Midnight Rose’s – middling funk Roger Joseph Manning Jr. – The Land of Pure Imagination – eccentric pop The Jealous Sound: A Gentle Reminder – anthemic return VAST: Visual Audio Sensory Theater – mental metal The Twilight Read More …