Scott Creney

The Mountain Goats – Transcendental Youth (Merge)

Darnielle fashions Hallmark epiphanies out of his Wal-Mart realism.

 Wallace Wylie

Death Rattle – The Stone Roses, Primal Scream, Oasis and the travesty of British Alternative Rock in the 90s

Large elements of the UK alternative press seemed to be waiting for the right guitar band to get behind, the right guitar band to believe in. Ladies and gentlemen, I give you The Stone Roses.