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821. The Stooges - The Stooges

Brief Background: The Stooges was recorded in April of 1969 and released in August of the same year. The band originally only had five songs to record for the album and had to write three more quickly after those five were rejected as too short by the record company. 255 more words

Lazy Sunday

Something new, something old, and something really old. That’s what’s in store for you, although there’s the equal chance that these are all brand new or really old to you. 134 more words


If it was still 1959, I might like this

Rock and Roll, and maybe art in general, progresses by taking from the past and improving on it; not simply replicating it.  I really wanted to like the… 401 more words

Lyrics pt. 1: Wicked Ol' Moon

As promised, here are the lyrics for the first song. This is kind of a rockabilly tune inspired by early rock n roll artists like Buddy Holly, The Sonics, and Sam Cooke. 217 more words

Black Train

The Easter Bunny Is Dead, #3: a look forward, a look back, a look sideways

Hey, so it’s February tomorrow. Here’s a set of songs that I’ve sort of remembered I loved or discovered in the last couple of months. 748 more words

Menace Beach

The Sonics - Louie Louie

Attack of the Killer Track! is a series that explores tracks from artists from a variety of genres. Some of the tracks were singles, some of them were obscure b-sides or long forgotten album tracks. 355 more words

Adventures In Record Reviews

Music News Monday – 26th of January, 2015

It may be a public holiday here in Australia but that doesn’t mean the news takes a break. Here’s what’s been going on in the past week: 410 more words

Music News Monday