Tag Archives: 1990

Record Review: PiL – The Flowers Of Romance [part 2]

[…continued from previous post] The other song I heard on the radio was the frankly awesome “Banging The Door.” It began with a very Wobbly bass  line that got half a measure to itself before the thunderdrums of Atkins began … Continue reading

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Record Review: PiL – The Flowers Of Romance [part 1]

Public Image Limited: The Flowers Of Romance US CD [1990] Four Enclosed Walls Track 8 Phenagen Flowers Of Romance Under The House Hymie’s Him Banging The Door Go Back Francis Massacre I was an American living in Central Florida in … Continue reading

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Steel Cage Match: KMFDM vs …The Osmonds?

Until the mid 90s, I had a penchant for, shall we say, industrial rock sounds. I was such a fan of Cabaret Voltaire, who were the reason I put up with so many also ran bands. No other acts gave … Continue reading

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Raiding The “Ice Box” – Planning An Icehouse BSOG [part 7]

Holy Mackerel. Now where were we on this thread? That’s right. Icehouse rarities. After the commercial climax of “Man Of Colours,” I suppose it was inevitable that the juggling act between art and commerce that had balanced on an ever … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 26]

1999 [continued] With the popularity in my household of “Hours…” that year, the thought finally occurred to round up all of the Rykodisc albums that I did not yet have in order to get their bonus tracks, which were conspicuously … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 14]

1990 [continued] 1990 also brought forth the completely unnecessary po-mo remix of “Fame ’90” as used in both the “Pretty Woman” OST as well as a promo vehicle for the “Sound + Vision” tour. It was something I saw on … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 13]

1990 May 1st, 1990 was the first time that I saw David Bowie live. He was actually coming to Orlando, Florida, so I did not have to take any road trips this single time. The tour was interesting to me … Continue reading

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