New Wave

Heartbeat City

The Cars: Heartbeat City

This is the first CD we ever bought. I say "we" because it was actually purchased by my parents at my behest. Technically it's probably still their CD, but I hi...
The Best of Blondie

Blondie: The Best of Blondie

I can't help but feel the nostalgia rush over me as soon as this album starts up. I have a vague recollection of sitting in the Fishman's sprawling ranch house ...
Mixed Up

The Cure: Mixed Up

I generally hate remix albums. I mean if the thing sucked so bad to begin with, why do you need to remix it? I mean I don't mind when somebody remixes shit and ...

The Cure: Boys Don’t Cry

It's like punk turned on its ear. I guess it's post-punk. It's spare and dark and claustrophobic in its spookiness. This is The Cure. I can't say the boys sound...