12.29.14
Big Star
LIVE IN MEMPHIS-(OMNIVORE RECORDS)-
I have to admit that I was always a bit skeptical of this reformed Big Star. I mean, replacing two of the More

12.29.14
The Black Watch
SUGARPLUM FAIRY, SUGARPLUM FAIRY-(POP CULTURE PRESS RECORDS)- After a million records (and nearly as many labels) it seem like L.A. ‘s More

12.29.14
Swamp Dogg
THE WHITE MAN MADE ME DO IT-(ALIVE)-
Alive Records has stepped in where Fat Possum stepped out some years ago in capturing and documenting More

12.29.14
Trip Shakespeare
APPLEHEAD MAN/ ARE YOU SHAKESPEARIENCED? -(OMNIVORE)- When Trip Shakespeare first got together, the band was nowhere on my radar. Then, when I More

12.21.14
Blind Mr. Jones
TATOOINE-(SAINT MARIE RECORDS)-
Whenever I see the words “Mr Jones” is think of that damn Counting Crow song. God I hated that band, but this record being on More

12.21.14
Lacy J. Dalton
HIGHWAY DINER/ BLUE-EYED BLUES-(MORELLO/ CHERRY RED)- Lacy J. Dalton was a fine country singer who could belt ‘em out with the best of ‘em. Her husky, occasionally gravelly voice More

12.21.14
Rocket 3
BURN-(SELF RELEASED)-
Wow, where’d this come from? Who is this bunch? It appears to be a trio from my old stomping grounds of Portland, Oregon, 2 guys (Drew and Tony) and gal More

12.21.14
The Zebras
SIESTA-(JIGSAW RECORDS/ LOST AND LONESOME)- It’s hard to believe that Australian pop band The Zebras have been around for nearly 15 years. They’re one of those bands that I’ve always More

camera obscura- "do it again"
savages- "shut up"
beach day- "beach day"
flowerss- "sun dial"
pinata protest- "vato perron"
pure bathing culture- "pendulum"
dog party- "how are you doing?"
the three o'clock- "with a cantaloupe girlfriend"
kissaway trail- "norrebro"
the ocean blue- "sunset moonrise"