I’ve reviewed releases with short track times before, but when a release, in total, clocks in at about two minutes and twenty seconds, it had better be a commendable release if I am to review it. It was. Dolores Mondo Stash, a band out of Romania, keep the spirit of No wave alive with these […]
Remember when U2 weren’t such a bore? May this fresh new decade bring us equally fresh, vibrant music!
If you happened to be one of the lucky folk who managed to grab a subscription edition of the latest issue of Electronic Sound magazine, then inside not only were you graced with a John Foxx cover replete with a firsthand account by the man himself about the coming to be of his scene defining […] […]
Thanks very much to Debbie Wayne for posting one of the coolest Christmas podcasts I’ve heard in years! Here’s the track list: Things Fall Apart – Cristina Xmas With Simon – The Fall Motel Christmas (excerpt) – James Ferraro Ding Dong – X-Ray Pop La bataille de neige – Dominique Dumont Doux Christmas, Noël Soft […]
I’m a fan of Y.M.O. They were, to my ears, every bit the equal of Kraftwerk. Here are Ryuichi Sakamoto, Haruomi “Harry” Hosono and Yukihiro Takahashi in fine form.
Roxy Music’s most romantic song got a really unique treatment by the late Little Jimmy Scott.
Yes, that Love Will Tear Us Apart! The Hot 8 Brass Band came to my attention with their cover of Marvin Gaye’s Sexual Healing arranged for a brass ensemble. The band has soul and have no trouble giving life to older songs, but would they be able to give such life to one of the […]