Wednesday, March 9 2011
Something about WITCH seems to have excited record collectors outside of Zambia, but in a world where rareness, exoticism, and commodity fetishism become peculiarly intertwined, one hopes that it is more than just the rarity of the commodity that is being valued.
Tuesday, July 20 2010
On their debut album, these Vermont scuzz-poppers deliver contagious hooks to fuel teenage desire. Both harsh and sweet, Happy Birthday breaks up the seriousness of indie music with unavoidably fun rock n' roll.
Thursday, May 27 2010
As a fun wah-wah-and-fuzz-guitar trip through time and across an ocean, Lazy Bones!! is solid gold.
Tuesday, June 20 2006
Backward-looking heavy metal that stares its own ridiculousness in the face and never cracks a smile, but does churn out a mean groove.