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Saturday November 11, 2017

Society wants to know why it ought to keep me alive. Where lies my offering of beauty, joy, or wisdom? What do I bequeath to that which made me? 382 more words

Album review: Various Artists, Songs in the Key of X (1996)

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, APRIL 11, 1996

By Steve Newton

In the liner notes to this collection of mostly new tunes “from and inspired by” the cult TV series… 290 more words

Album Reviews

Meat Puppets- II (1984)

You may have heard of the Meat Puppets because they wrote three of Nirvana’s best songs. The Vaselines, David Bowie, and Lead Belly wrote the other three. 111 more words

Experimental Rock

A Peace Offering to Chicago's New Inhabitant: The Mothman

According to Lon Strickler at phantomsandmonsters.com, since April of this year there have been 45 sightings of the “Mothman” in Chicago. The Mothman is spelled like it sounds – a half man, half moth humanoid creature that stands 7 feet tall, with a 10 foot wingspan. 747 more words

Features

Music Video of the Day: Sam by Meat Puppets (1991, dir. ???)

If you’re like me, then you learned about the Meat Puppets thanks to Nirvana’s cover versions of Plateau; Oh, Me; and Lake Of Fire from the album, MTV Unplugged in New York. 209 more words

Music Video

Another Goodbye to Another Good Friend (Gary Russell -- guitarist in Killer Pussy)

by Zeke Teflon

My longtime friend Gary Lee Russell, best known as the guitarist and songwriter for the punk/new wave band Killer Pussy, died yesterday. I knew him for over 45 years. 1,192 more words

Humor

No Good - Plan B

There’s a rough and open echo on the drum track. A crude sample rattling around the speakers.

“Yo! A bit more mic in my headphones please, ‘cos I’m about to tear this shit up” 275 more words