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Tommy Keene

Reviews

Monday, October 7 2013

Tommy Keene: Excitement at Your Feet

From the headlong dive into the opening track to the closing guitar echo-howl of the last, there's nothing half-hearted about this effort.


Thursday, September 8 2011

Tommy Keene: Behind the Parade

Nearly 30 years into his career, Tommy Keene keeps on cranking out guitar pop masterworks to too little notice or acclaim.


Tuesday, July 13 2010

Tommy Keene: Tommy Keene You Hear Me, A Retrospective, 1983-2009

With this two-CD overview of Tommy Keene's career, there is plenty of good music and good, if not great, power-pop songs.


Sunday, March 8 2009

Tommy Keene: In the Late Bright

Power pop mainstay keeps the 25-year hot streak going.


Sunday, July 30 2006

Tommy Keene: Crashing the Ether

Crashing the Ether is better than a lot of Keene's output over the last few decades, although it's not the masterpiece some of the singer / songwriter's best songs have hinted at.


Blogs

Wednesday, September 22 2010

Superchunk: 17 September 2010 - Washington D.C.

Plowing through a 90-minute set with more energy than most bands half their age can muster, Superchunk reminded us that a reunion tour doesn't have to be a by-the-numbers cash-in.


News

Tuesday, July 20 2010

With a retrospective album, Tommy Keene finds acclaim, if not success

The list of bands or songwriters who deserve to be more famous and successful is unofficial and subjective, but it is also long and illustrious.


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