John is a Michigan-based musician and writer. He currently reviews music for PopMatters and Spectrum Culture, while also working his way through his ever-expanding record collection at www.tumblr.com/blog/vinylcompulsion.
Monday, December 8 2014
Noise rockers explore a more varied palette with mixed results, admirable progress.
Sunday, December 7 2014
Former folkie Frazey Ford returns with a set of exceptional Memphis soul.
Thursday, December 4 2014
As with most copies of copies, the quality degenerates with each generation. Kids these days indeed.
Monday, December 1 2014
With her latest release, the Divine Miss M takes on girl groups from the Andrews Sisters to TLC and a little bit of everything in between.
Wednesday, November 19 2014
Bringing along a few old friends, Bryan Ferry returns to form, crafting a sophisti-pop masterpiece.