Category Archives: Record Review

Releases that get the scrutiny of The Post-Punk Monk.

Record Review: Logan Sky Soundtracks His Own Video Game with “Sacred Runes”

Logan Sky: Scared Runes – DL [2020] All Was Lost 00:27 Sacred Runes (theme) 01:16 Homelands 01:53 Cursed 00:38 Cave Ambience 00:34 Forest Spawns 00:25 Venture 00:47 Rivershrine 00:29 Labyrinthene 01:33 Tyler’s House 00:32 The Fall 01:10 Cave Encounter 01:18 … Continue reading

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Echorich’s Tales Of Misspent Youth a Must-Read At New Vinyl Villain

We all know and love Echorich, right? He’s been a top commenter since the earliest days of PPM, and today The New Vinyl Villain has an amazing post of his days as a Club Kid in the City That Never … Continue reading

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Jan Linton Reissues DLX RM of “Sendai” EP As Tribute To Matthew Seligman

Jan Linton + Matthew Seligman: Sendai 仙台 Special Extended Edition 2020 CD [2020] Sendai #1 Earth Sendai #2 Radio Sandai #3 Message Sendai #4: Plant/Metal Sendai Plant/Metal Extended Radio [Matthew’s remix] Back in April when we sadly lost Matthew Seligman; … Continue reading

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Superdeluxe Box Of Prince’s “1999” Proves Nothing Succeeds Like Excess [part 9]

[…continued from last post] We are halfway into disc three and we’ve finally hit a track that was less than compelling. “Colleen” was an scanty instrumental vamp [the middle name of his engineer, Peggy McCreary, by the way…] that was … Continue reading

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Superdeluxe Box Of Prince’s “1999” Proves Nothing Succeeds Like Excess [part 8]

[…continued from last post] When I bought the “Purple Rain” DLX RM I found that the tracks from the legendary Vault were pretty darned hot. Then came the “Originals” album of Vault tracks written for other artists. That nearly topped … Continue reading

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Superdeluxe Box Of Prince’s “1999” Proves Nothing Succeeds Like Excess [part 7]

[…continued from last post] Prince : 1999 SDLX box disc 2 –Promo Mixes + B-sides – US – CD  [2019] 1999 [7″ stereo edit] 3:36 1999 [mono promo-only edit] 3:35 Free [ promo-only edit] 4:35 How Come U Don’t Call … Continue reading

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Superdeluxe Box Of Prince’s “1999” Proves Nothing Succeeds Like Excess [part 6]

[…continued from last post] When the time came to wrap up the “1999” album, Prince decided to use a pull-out-the-stops slow jam that had the whiff of material originally written for The Time, but for reasons of his own, he … Continue reading

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