REVIEW: The Afghan Whigs – Do To The Beast (Sub Pop)

  Tracklisting: Parked Outside / Matamoros / It Kills / Algiers / Lost In The Woods / The Lottery / Can Rova / Royal Cream / I Am Fire / These Sticks   1994. Hell of a year my friend. Year Zero for this old wordsmith. A journalism student finally dishing out semi-literate ramblings in the university rag. A country bursting with musical promise in…

REVIEW: Off! – Wasted Years (Vice Records)

    Tracklisting: Void You Out / Red White and Black / Legion of Evil / No Easy Escape / Over Our Heads / Hypnotized / It Didn’t Matter to Me / Exorcised / Death Trip on the Party Train / I Won’t Be a Casualty / All I Can Grab / Time’s Not On Your Side / Meet Your God / Mr. Useless / You Must Be Damned / Wasted…

REVIEW: Wolfmother – New Crown (Self Released)

  Tracklisting: How Many Times / Enemy Is In Your Mind / Heavy Weight / New Crown / Tall Ships / Feelings / I Ain’t Got No / She Got It / My Tangerine Dream / Radio / I Don’t Know Why   A thick ooze enveloped me, slowing my escape as I gasped for…