Blue Man Group – Audio – CD

Blue Man Group – Audio – CD

Blue Man Group – Audio – CD (Virgin Records) I remember seeing the Blue Man Group on television in the early ‘90s. From what I remember, three bald and blue characters entered a stage with metal oil barrels strapped to their feet and did a percussive...
Blue Taxi – Ridin’ Shotgun – CD

Blue Taxi – Ridin’ Shotgun – CD

Blue Taxi – Ridin’ Shotgun – CD (Mudpuppie Records) I gotta admit that I have a weakness for good blues. The kind you’d hear in a little, out-of-the-way club on a cross-country trip. The kind that nameless bands play for nameless audiences....
The Booked – Feel the Pride – CD

The Booked – Feel the Pride – CD

The Booked – Feel the Pride – CD (Radical Records) Kick ass anthemic boots and straps punk rock . It’s good to hear that there are still bands like this kicking out the killer hooks and catchy choruses. Every song on this release seemed to have and...
Butterfly Joe – Butterfly Joe – CD

Butterfly Joe – Butterfly Joe – CD

Butterfly Joe – Butterfly Joe – CD (Razler Records) Do the names Joe Genaro and Dean Sabatino sound familiar? How about Joe Jack and Dean Clean? Yes, it’s one-half on the infamous Dead Milkmen. While this band has that same quirky feel, the songs...
Bargain Music – 77 03 – CD

Bargain Music – 77 03 – CD

Bargain Music – 77 03 – CD (Beatville Records) Maybe it’s just because they’re from Long Beach, CA too, but Bargain Music just wants to be Sublime. Everything about this is a complete rip-off: lyrical and vocal style, the ska influence, all of...
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....