A Perfect Circle – Mer de Noms – CD

A Perfect Circle – Mer de Noms – CD

A Perfect Circle – Mer de Noms – CD (Virgin Records) Years ago I became aware of Tool and although I wasn’t too impressed at first, their music really grew on me. Tool has an extremely dedicated following, so this new band fronted by Maynard James...
Formula 44 – Demo – Cassette

Formula 44 – Demo – Cassette

Formula 44 – Demo – Cassette The first track, Serve Your Purpose starts out with a clever sample from the Quentin Tarantino film Jackie Brown, so I’m diggin’ it already. In fact, this entire CD is full of interesting samples. Formula 44 is...
G.G. Allin – Res-Erection – CD

G.G. Allin – Res-Erection – CD

G.G. Allin – Res-Erection – CD (ROIR Records) What the fuck more could be said about G.G. than has already been said?! I have heard so much about him over the years, and it was big news when he died. I have to admit that I hadn’t really sat down and...
Arthur – Loneliness is Bliss – CD

Arthur – Loneliness is Bliss – CD

Arthur – Loneliness is Bliss – CD (Rock City Records) Upon my first listen to this six song CD I thought, “Gosh, they sure as fuck sound a hell of a lot like MxPx!” Well, wuddayouknow! When I checked out the liner notes, the songwriter is Mike...
Billy Mahonie – The Big Dig – CD

Billy Mahonie – The Big Dig – CD

Billy Mahonie – The Big Dig – CD (Beggars Banquet) Boy, this one is a tough one to really put my finger on. It’s all instrumental. The name of the band seems to come from a character in the cool film Flatliners, starring K. Sutherland, J. Roberts, K....