Saturday, December 31 1994
Coming at you with a barrage of dissonant guitars not unlike that of Yo La Tengo or Pavement, Pope Factory proves that Sloan isn’t the only good indie rock coming from north of the American border.
It’s an altogether swirling affair that is utterly complete and satisfying. Sweet dreams are made of this.
The last year has been the most prolific period of Poster Children’s long and illustrious career.
Prolapse’s post-punk, guitar noise rock is hypnotic, trance-inducing, and mind-blowing all at once.
All Systems Gone is truly an incredible album. My first impression was of a slightly more carefree version of Portishead, with maybe a little bit of Seal thrown in to boot.
We all know music can become white noise; a radio or CD on an extremely low volume is just enough to take the creepy sterile silence out of the air. But can white noise become music?