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: 7/2-7/8

This week in music listening, featuring patent-pending two-word reviews: Matthew Sweet: In Reverse – underappreciated epic The Saints: Eternally Yours – buzzsaw punk Prong: Carved Into Stone – metal fury Rufus Wainwright: Want One – audacious theatricality Steelheart: Tangled in Reins – party rock Cats In Boots: Kicked & Klawed – Read More …

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 …

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 (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 (1/30-2/5)

This week in music pleasure, featuring patent pending two-word reviews: Ace Frehley: Second Sighting – better EP Black Rainbows: Twilight in the Desert – overly stoned David Usher: Morning Orbit – musical letdown Firehouse: Category 5 – mellow snoozefest Fu-Schnickens: Nervous Breakdown – underrated fun Genesis: Duke – Collins best Jon Read More …

This Week In Music (1/2-1/8)

Back to the regular listening schedule with corresponding two-word reviews. Black Rainbows: Supermothafuzzalicious!! – sabbathy riffage Gaunt: Sob Story – brief bashers Guided By Voices: Doughnut For A Snowman 7″ – typically tossed-off Redd Kross: Born Innocent – early promise Rush: Caress of Steel – raw Rush SBTRKT: SBTRKT – Read More …