Added on April 12, 2016
2016 , album review , Eureka California , Lee Adcock , Mothers , Nico , Red House Painters , The Smiths , Tim Buckley , Urban Outfitters , Van Halen
First off, Athens isn’t a magical place. Get that out of your head. J. Crew and Urban Outfitters loom over the main drag of downtown; luxury apartments crowd around the center; boutiques and chain restaurants line the streets. The people that stay there do so purely cos of inertia. Like anywhere else with a pro […]
Added on June 7, 2015
B.B. King , Bryan Adams , Flesh For Lulu , Nick Marsh , Scott Creney , Shriekback , The Fixx , The Outfield , Van Halen
By Scott Creney I imagine the day the band finished working on this song they were convinced it was going to be huge. I can imagine them ordering some food, several cases of beer, maybe some champagne, maybe some celebratory white colombian powder to help the night go on forever. After a few years of […]
Added on September 11, 2013
2012 , Aerosmith , Aretha Franklin , Austra , Bad Brains , Billy Joel , Boards of Canada , Bob Seger , Burial , Celine Dion , Chromatics , Destroyer , Dire Straits , Dirty Projectors , disco , Elliott Smith , Eric Clapton , Feature , Flying Lotus , Foreigner , Frank Ocean , Funkadelic , Garth Brooks , james blake , John Grant , Jon Hopkins , Journey , Julia Holter , Justin Timberlake , Kanye West , King Krule , KISS , Kraftwerk , Laurel Halo , Madonna , Matthew Dear , Metallica , Michael Jackson , Motley Crue , Mount Kimbie , Nico , Nirvana , Prince , Public Enemy , Richard Youngs , Sonic Youth , The Beatles , the eagles , The Raincoats , The Scorpions , The Slits , The Small Faces , The Velvet Underground , The Weeknd , THEESatisfaction , Throwing Muses , Thundercat , Twin Shadow , Van Halen , Wallace Wylie , X-Ray Spex
The real problem that the industry is dealing with these days is the lack of cultural importance given to popular music and the fact that popular music no longer has the same unifying power as it used to.
Added on August 14, 2011
Brisbane , Cap'n Jazz , City Riots , Explosions In The Sky , Joan Of Arc , live review , Mogwai , Music criticism , Pavement , The Get Up Kids , The Hi-Fi , Van Halen , We Set Sail
It’s like The Get Up Kids are born again and there is no crowd, no set list, no worries.