Music

Music is life and all that accompanies it — along with tinnitus.

uknowhatimsayin

Danny Brown: uknowhatimsayin¿

Danny Brown is like 2010’s version of Funkdoobiest mixed with like Ol' Dirty Bastard on acid. I was enamored with him when I first heard his insane “Stoned is the way of the...
It's Real

Ex Hex: It’s Real

I don't know much about Pat Benatar other than the fact she was a style icon. And played some 80s rock tunes that stylized power chords and put some ballz into the genre...
You Deserve Love

White Reaper: You Deserve Love

You know how Weezer always aspired to be Cheap Trick? Well it now seems that on their major label debut, White Reaper aspires to be Weezer being Cheap Trick. So, second-wave...
The Queen Is Dead

The Smiths: The Queen Is Dead

Why Morrissey? Why!? Why do you have to be such a bloody douche nozzle? I ask this question despite the fact that it seems The Smith's whole reason for being was to...
IGOR

Tyler, The Creator: IGOR

I have so little reference when it comes to stuff like IGOR. It isn't really hip hop. Though maybe it is? It sounds more like DJ Shadow's Entroducing.... than it does...
Cut Your Teeth

Necking: Cut Your Teeth

Necking is a term that my mom (Boomer that she is) used when I was a kid. Like way too much. She used it in reference to her own high-school days and to anything having...
Saw You Up There

Yeesh: Saw You Up There

Apparently Yeesh has already broken up. And this album, Saw You Up There, is their last, posthumous release. So if you're looking for live dates or even a music...
Cool Car

Girlfriend Material: Cool Car

There was a time when I thought Tokyo Police Club was the future of music. You know, Canadian wonderkind with a sense of modern irony playing what amounted to post-punk...
Twelve Nudes

Ezra Furman: Twelve Nudes

Everyone remembers the Violent Femmes. At least anyone who was a fetus prior to about 1975 or so. They were this weirdo band who felt raw and just a little bit...