Monthly Archives: June 2010

WAVVES bring some quality lo-fi

Wavves. Although I definitely don’t like they way they spelt their name, they are quickly growing on me with their pop, quirky tunes that for some reason remind me of Ween and The Dead Milkmen. I am not sure why … Continue reading

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PULLED APART BY HORSES will blow up

Rousing, straight up, gritty rock and roll that’s catchy and electric. That is what comes to mind upon first listen to Pulled Apart By Horses self titled debut album. I just discovered these gents, but it looks like the UK … Continue reading

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90’s metal via HELMET

HELMET are one of those bands that remind me of high school as I listened to them over and over sophomore year via a crappy cassette copy. Aftertaste (1997) was great, and I really wish Page would have broke the band up instead … Continue reading

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Sad Bastard music by THE INSECT GUIDE

It is no surprise that I enjoy “shoegaze” music. If there are tiny hints of The Jesus & Mary Chain, Spiritualized, etc I typically dig it. Case in Point: THE INSECT GUIDE. The band consists of a singer, guitar player … Continue reading

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THOMAS NEWMAN has my dream job

I think most music is dismissed while watching a movie as it’s basically set as background music or noise. Not many people realize how key a musical score is to a particular scene. It sets the mood, or it can … Continue reading

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