This Week In Music: 12/3-12/9

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: L.A. Guns: Vicious Circle – lyrically disturbing Genesis: We Can’t Dance – wildly boring Juliana Hatfield: Love & Peace – stripped down Kix: Show Business – slick guitars Ministry: Twitch – pounding beats Tindersticks: Tindersticks (1993) 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 …

This Week In Music: 11/12-11/18

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Soundgarden: King Animal – welcome return Neil Young & Crazy Horse: Psychedelic Pill – much meandering Paul Banks: Banks – Interpol interplay Deftones: Koi No Yokan – dreamy metal Ministry: Rio Grande Blood – politically charged Read More …

This Week In Music: 11/5-11/11

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: FireHouse: Prime Time – heavier riffage Cabaret Voltaire: Hai! – more disjointed Mike + The Mechanics: Rewired – electronic indulgence Tindersticks: Simple Pleasure – bare bones Poison: Look What The Cat Dragged In – party rock Rush: Read More …

This Week In Music: 10/15-10/21

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Cabaret Voltaire: Eight Crepescule Tracks – early insight Mike & the Mechanics: M6 – symphonic pop Queensryche: Promised Land – big sound Genesis: Selling England By The Pound – progressive wankery The Jeff Healey Band: See The Light – bluesy 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: 6/4-6/10

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Gaza Strippers: From the Desk of Dr. Freepill – full throttle Samiam: Whatever’s Got You Down – middle road Matthew Sweet: Sunshine Lies – classic Sweet Sleater Kinney: One Beat – strong chorus’ Redd Kross: Show World – lost treasure Tindersticks: Read More …

This Week In Music: 5/14-5/20

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Robert Pollard: Kid Marine – consistently inconsistent Queensryche: Hear In The Now Frontier – grungy turn Drive Like Jehu: Yank Crime – raw aggression Peter Gabriel: Untitled 3 (Melt) – reduced artiness Ministry: Early Trax – synth pop Hot Hot Heat: Read More …

This Week In Music (3/26-4/1)

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Brassy: Got It Made – fun beats Ape Machine: War to Head – blistering riffs Sloan: Action Pact – mellower Sloan Queensryche: Empire – digestible prog Thunder Express: We Play for Pleasure – acceptable riffage Rush: A Farewell to Kings – evolving Read More …