Monday, August 4 2014
Arkells seem to exist solely on a plateau of their own, and that's what makes them so darn special.
Wednesday, July 16 2014
What makes this novel interesting is that it is peppered with a cast of characters who are still living in the past, or are afraid of the future.
Friday, May 23 2014
PopMatters presents "Saturday Night", a wah-wah guitar-heavy tune by Liverpool-based rockers Familiar Looking Strangers.
Thursday, April 24 2014
The frenetic Courtney Love is back, only this time she's using her solo name.
Wednesday, September 11 2013
The jam band scene may be one of the most diverse in the US, though many tend to paint Disco Biscuits with the Grateful Dead's brush. This volume clears some of that up.
Tuesday, September 10 2013
Electric blues that's steeped further in the past than usual.
Monday, September 9 2013
A redrawing of black, gender and female sexual politics for the 21st century on this brilliantly realised album by one of the world's most innovative and important musicians.
Friday, September 6 2013
Made Up Mind is a brilliant throwback without ever truly sounding anachronistic.
Thursday, September 5 2013
The spirit of Kyuss lives on through Peace, even though it doesn't shine as bright as it used to -- or should.
Monday, August 26 2013
Singer/songwriter Valerie June breaks through capably on Pushin’ Against a Stone.