I Against I – Headcleaner – CD

I Against I – Headcleaner – CD

I Against I – Headcleaner – CD (Epitaph Records) This release was co-produced by Bill Stevenson (All) and I could tell immediately. The first band I thought of when I heard the first song was All. They have that whole All / Bad Religion feel to them. Most...
Icos – At the Speed of Life – CD

Icos – At the Speed of Life – CD

Icos – At the Speed of Life – CD (Mercury Records) Well, I reviewed their last album in MRZ #8 and since they’ve been signed to a major. However, I don’t think it’s had much of an effect on them either positive or negative. All I can...
Iodine – Baby Grand – CD

Iodine – Baby Grand – CD

Iodine – Baby Grand – CD (Sol 3 Recording Company) The first thing that came into my head when I first listened to this c.d. is that they reminded me of the band The Toll. Basic rock guitar stuff. - Mite Mutant...
Icos – Incurable Contact – CD

Icos – Incurable Contact – CD

Icos – Incurable Contact – CD (MadCap Records) These guys are a medium tempo rock band. They aren’t bad, but they just don’t stand out in my mind at all. I think it’s a lack of hooks that is keeping this from being anything special. They...
James Iha – Let it Come Down – CD

James Iha – Let it Come Down – CD

James Iha – Let it Come Down – CD (Virgin Records) Well I liked the Pumpkins somewhat, but always hated the pompous Billy Corrigan ever since my band spent two days with the pumpkins in Madison back in 91. I didn’t have a problem with James since he...
Instant Girl – Post-coital – CD

Instant Girl – Post-coital – CD

Instant Girl – Post-coital – CD (Allied Recordings) This band reminds me of Naked Aggression. Most songs are very riot grrrl dealing with anger aimed at men who are pigs. Many people misunderstand, or they are just scared. These women don’t hate men,...