Added on May 11, 2014
Arab Strap , China , Cloud Nothings , Lee Adcock , Metal Postcard , Neil Kulkarni , Pairs , SotD
I’LL PAY THE STANDARD RATE So I posted that Cloud Nothings review. I’d been cracking away at it for a while, dissecting and inspecting and selecting, trying to figure out what’s missing. ‘Cos something’s missing. I know it ain’t the album of the year. If so, then rock and roll has clearly reached its expiration […]
Added on August 5, 2013
Art Brut , Bo Diddley , China , Everett True , Jon Wayne , Pairs , Song of the day
It’s brief. It’s brutal. It’s over in under 120 seconds.
Added on August 2, 2012
Beijing , Carsick Cars , China , Everett True , Tenzenman
This could be Fabulous Diamonds 2010 or something all molten and disturbed from Brisbane circa 1975
Added on June 28, 2012
Boyz & Girl , China , Everett True , Jesus And Mary Chain , My Bloody Valentine , shoegazing , Skip Skip Benben , Sonic Youth , Tenzenmen , The Telescopes
Yes. Beautiful Chinese dream-gaze.
Added on August 30, 2011
8 Eye Spy , Beijing , Can , China , Electrelane , Everett True , Jim Morrison , Music criticism , Neu! , New Age Steppers , No Mas Bodas , No Wave , Ourself Beside Me , Rough Trade , Tenzenmen , The Fall , The Slits , The Velvet Underground , Vampire Weekend
This is a fine companion piece to 8 Eye Spy. I am beyond good and evil.