Scott Creney

Pere Ubu – Lady From Shanghai (Fire)

I kneel and genuflect before the first two Pere Ubu albums and the handful of singles surrounding it, but I think this may be the greatest Pere Ubu album ever made.

 Wallace Wylie

Ignorant Fantasies | Race and Class Delusions From David Thomas

The fantasy world that David Thomas inhabits reeks of privilege and conceit. Perhaps I expected a bit more intelligence, a bit more individuality, a bit more adventurousness to his thinking. Then again, he is a white middle-class American male. We can’t expect too much.


Rocket From The Tombs – The Day The Earth Met the Rocket From The Tombs/Barfly (Fire)

There is a version of ‘Satisfaction’ on here, but it’s tellingly only 19 seconds long.

 Everett True

Song of the day – 164: Armedalite Rifles

So some guy reads my piece on Australian garage bands and decides to contact me on Facebook, asking if I’d like to hear a CD of his band. I say, direct me to your music first, so he does. I give it a listen. I like it. It’s all spark and fire: rhythms like Captain […]