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Tuesday, May 21, 2013
REVIEW: French Films - White Orchid
Finland's French Films have the big college rock sound - up-tempo, big hooks, guitars set on...
REVIEW: Purson -
The Circle And The Blue Door
Purson are Rosalie Cunningham - Vocals, Lead Guitar, George Hudson - Guitars, Samuel Shove - O...
Shannon & the Clams - Dreams of the Rat House
Taking doo wop and late '50s - early '60s rock and roll through a garage/surf/punk filter...
Monday, May 20, 2013
REISSUES: Townes Van Zandt -
High, Low And In Between
The Late, Great Townes Van Zandt
Great news for fans of country rock and great songwriting, Omnivore is releasing impeccably remast...
Cherri Fosphate - Burning Youth EP
On their new Burning Youth EP , Glasgow's Cherri Fosphate demonstrates that they are worth m...
I am a sucker for the great American bar band . Guitars turned up loud, rock solid drummer, hints of R&B and '60's...
Sunday, May 19, 2013
REVIEW: Bleached -
Ride Your Heart
Had enough of the lo-fi punk-influenced sunny California reverb-drenched guitar pop? No, me neit...
New French Punk Discovery - Owen Temple Quartet -
Rot In The Sun
Owen Temple Quartet is a sort of mysterious entity - a French punk/rockabilly band ostensibly n...
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Chelsea Light Moving - video for "Lip" from
Chelsea Light Moving
, short UK tour
Chelsea Light Moving is Thurston Moore's latest project - we reviewed the self-titled album...
"Palmreader" and "Dark Corners", from upcoming Sonny & The Sunsets album
Sonny & The Sunsets have released "Palmreader" and "Dark Corners", which...
Friday, May 17, 2013
REVIEW: The Heligoats -
Back to the Ache
The Heligoats is Chris Otepka's band, but until now has been pretty much a solo project with Otepka doing most of the work and a va...
New Video from The Tablets - "Flowers"
We recently featured music from Liz Godoy's Tablets (WYMA post here )... and are happy to ha...
REVIEW: Luxury Mane -
Billy Summer is one of my favorite musicians - a Tampa/St. Pete-based singer/songwriter, he came...
REVIEW: Porcupine - The Sensation of Being Somebody
You may not consider La Crosse, Wisconsin to be a likely source for hard hitting and high quality...
Friday Nuggets: "Let's Talk About Girls" The Chocolate Watchband
One of the most beloved cult favorites of the garage rock era was the Chocolate Watchband from San Jose CA. "Let's Talk About G...
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Say a Prayer for Philip Chevron
Word has made it to us that the great Phil Chevron, of the Pogues and the Radiators, has been...
Irma Thomas - The Soul Queen of New Orleans - Reissues
In Between Tears
Alive Naturalsound Records has released the soul classic In Between Tears by Irma Thomas - the...
"I Heard", new song from Young Fathers
We reviewed Tape One from Young Fathers earlier this year ( link ). The Edinburgh group is ba...
REVIEW: Eleventh Dream Day -
If you (like me) are a longtime Eleventh Dream Day fan, you're aware of their winning combination of VU-inspired vocals and often p...
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
REVIEW: The Felt Tips - Symbolic Violence
Like the drawing implement referenced in their name, Glasgow's The Felt Tips create vividly ...
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