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interviewing people who can't talk
for people who can't read."
(Frank Zappa)

Posts tagged "the end records"
'Spine Hits' by Sleepy Sun

‘Spine Hits’ by Sleepy Sun

On this, the third album from Northern California psych-meisters Sleepy Sun, the band has traded big Led Zep-style long tunes for shorter and more accessible tunes. But don’t think this is a band abandoning their style for a Metallica-Black Album cash grab – this is a record full of wonderful moments and manages to distill...
'Raise Up the Sheets' by Freshkills

‘Raise Up the Sheets’ by Freshkills

This is more like it. Freshkills play upbeat, post-punk affected rock that is reminiscent of Ted Leo and the Pharmacists. The songs presented here on Raise Up the Sheets are strong and dynamic. I really like the band’s use a familiar rhythms (dig that Phil Spector beat on Child We Almost Had) and noisy guitars...
Courtney Taylor-Taylor is One Model Nation

Courtney Taylor-Taylor is One Model Nation

The Dandy Warhols’ frontman co-pens graphic novel about a rock band in 1977 Berlin. Telling the (fictitious), politically-charged adventures of art noise band, One Model Nation, Courtney Taylor-Talyor and cohort Donovan Leitch have collaborated on a graphic novel and real-life One Model Nation album, streeting January 31. Inspired by the actual German Baader-Meinhof Gang of...