Tag Archives: 2019

Record Review: Head Noise – Uber-Fantastique UK CD/DL

Last spring, Mitchell Tennant, the vocalist of the Welsh New Wave Art/Punk band Head Noise sent me a note on the contact form wondering if I might be interested in their new EP and I checked them out on Bandcamp … Continue reading

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Second Record Show In As Many Months Delivers Exactly To Expectations

A month ago I went to a record show and even as I was walking out of that one, I was aware that there would be another one on November 2nd! Years may pass between record shows in my sleepy … Continue reading

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Want List: Twin Helpings Of Revillos Goodness Arrive In A Fortnight!

Just a few months after our look at the surprising return of the Revillos when we least expected them in the mid-90s, comes new word of two new Revillos projects coming our way on the shiny silver disc…as well as … Continue reading

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A Compilation Commemorating 40 Years Of Simple Minds Compilations

A few weeks back, I received an email from Simple Minds mailing list. It seemed like the band suddenly realized that they were active for 40 years and realized that they needed to be doing something spectacular to tie into … Continue reading

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Record Review: Rain To Rust – Flowers Of Doubt DL

Rain To Rust: Flowers Of Doubt – TUR – DL – [2019] Flowers Of Doubt Drinking The Ghosts No Longer Human Time And Time Again Burnt To Light A Farewell With Regret My Demons Drive For When It Hurts Last … Continue reading

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Record Review: Gary Daly – Gone From Here UK CD [part 3]

[…continued from last post] The sun-dazzled pastoral, pizzicato pop of “Antony” called back melodically to “Difficult Shapes And Passive Rhythms [Some People Think it’s Fun To Entertain],” but this song had a lushness that came closer to the sound of … Continue reading

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Record Review: Gary Daly – Gone From Here UK CD [part 2]

[…continued from last post] “I Work Alone” was a winsome, crystalline pop single of a tune that sported music box precision and a motorik drumbox straight out of “Difficult Shapes + Passive Rhythms [Some people Think It’s Fun To Entertain].” … Continue reading

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