Sunday, April 1 2001
Writing about music is a fool’s game—it’s hard to admit, but the aspects of music that cause it to affect us so
Saturday, March 31 2001
This type of CD is usually something that I am completely uninterested in; however, in Carpenter’s case, the work is more than interesting. It
Thursday, March 29 2001
If the mere mention of the phrase “experimental electronica” makes you uncontrollably paranoid of rekindling unwanted relationships with fragmented flashbacks, you are not alone. Shades
Tuesday, March 27 2001
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Monday, March 26 2001
When Biggie (the late Notorious B.I.G.) waxed poetic about “back in the day” in the song “Things Done Change”, there was reason to
Critics love to call an album they’re reviewing “good driving music”. Stuff that sounds best in a convertible with the top down, the wind
In every way, this 25-year-old from Atlanta out of Denver looks and sounds the part of the new soul songstress—conscious and serious, clever and,
What do the recordings 12 by 5 by The Rolling Stones, London Calling by The Clash, We Are Painter Men by The Creation, Kinda Kinks by The
Shawn Colvin may have settled down in Austin, but she has no illusions about romantic idealism.
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Tuesday, March 20 2001
It was a real joy to see Mr. Hagerty play his guitar.
Monday, March 19 2001
20 March 2001: Dave's on Dickson - Fayetteville, Arkansas.
I don’t own many compilations that I’d call “essential”. They’re usually not that kind of animal; I mean, how often do you
Ah, the concept album. The drool and cringe factors on this topic run to pretty severe extremes. Many love it—bring on the operatic drama!
Most BBE compilations are themed, either presenting the favourites of leading DJs or exploring the lesser known tributaries of the various genres mentioned above. With
At the risk of over-simplification, I think it is possible to detect two distinct trajectories within the Free Jazz movement from its beginnings at the
Back in 1994, when grunge was enjoying its hey day, Toadies released their debut album Rubberneck, quickly selling over a million copies based on the strength
Good to see Japan’s Silent Poets getting an American release through Atlantic picking up on their output for the innovative Parisian label, Yellow. What
I’ll let you in on a little bit about me. I’m bored with everything in my stereo at the moment. My music purchasing
Heavy on the post-punk elements yet lacking the “aura” of true greatness, the Eastern European trio Sunshine has recorded a thoroughly good bunch of songs