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…And Carrot Rope – Pavement

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Of all the Pavement albums, Terror Twilight is the least “Pavement-like” and of all the songs on Terror Twilight, “…And Carrot Rope” is the least Pavement-like and as such as a song it perfectly sums up the band.   To some extent, only Pavement fans would follow that logic, in fact Pavement were to the […]

Dollar Bill – Screaming Trees

Thursday, December 18th, 2008

Even bastards get to lament and when they do, this song is for them.   Those of a certain age always look down on the new generations and wonder, in a pitiful way, whether they’ll get to experience music just as they did when they were younger. The answer is usually yes of course they […]

Whole Lotta Rosie – AC/DC

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

Forget the fashionista’s need to wear their t-shirts and proclaim themselves fans, forget that you can now buy nearly as much tat bearing the famous lightning bolt insignia as you’d find adorned with Elvis’s mug, forget all that and remember when AC/DC became as the anti-dote to rock’s ascent up its own backside.  In the […]