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: 5/28-6/3

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: The Get Up Kids: Guilt Show – expanded emo James Iha: Let It Come Down – modern Manilow Pete Townshend: Empty Glass – solo best Steelheart: Steelheart – amazing pipes Rocket from the Crypt: Hot Charity – jagged garage Quasi: Sword Read More …

This Week In Music (4/9 – 4/15)

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Mouse on Mars: Parastrophics – energetic inconsistency Robert Pollard: Mouseman Cloud – musically underwhelming Remy Zero: The Golden Hum – few highlights Soul Asylum: Say What You Will Clarence – raggedly uneven Vandenberg: Alibi – expert wankery Ours: Distorted Lullabies – Muse Read More …

This Week In Music (10/17-10/23)

This week in listening pleasure, complete with trademarked two-work reviews: Death Cab for Cutie: Codes and Keys – melodically weak Electric Six: Heartbeats and Brainwaves – persona overload Genesis: …And Then There Were Three… – transitional boredom J Mascis & The Fog: Feel So Free Read More …