Tag Archives: 1991

Record Review: The Cramps – Eyeball In My Martini

The Cramps: Eyeball In My Martini UK CD5 [1991] Eyeball In My Martini I Wanna Get In Your Pants Wilder Wilder, Faster Faster I always kept up with The Cramps singles as their B-sides could be simply amazing. The singles … 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 17]

1991 [continued] There was one more Bowie CD for release in 1991, and I didn’t wait to find a used copy when it was released. In spite of my famous distance from “Lodger,” I was inspired to quickly bring it … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 16]

1991 [continued] That year, David Bowie was beginning to make waves with the model Iman, who didn’t even register with me at all. I barely payed attention to such things. As far as I knew of it, it was yet another … Continue reading

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David Bowie Memory Palace [part 15]

1991 [continued] 1991 also brought two more singles from Bowie. I vaguely recall knowing he did the title track to the execrable Ralph Bakshi movie “Real Cool World.” It was a low-grade “Roger Rabbit” ripoff pandering to the lowest common … 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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