Pretty Things – Parachute – CD

Pretty Things – Parachute – CD

Pretty Things – Parachute – CD (Snapper Music) The Pretty Things were a garage band in the mid-sixties from England in the same league as the Kinks, Rolling Stones, and the Yardbirds. They never obtained the same prestige as the other garage bands, but in...
Primus – Antipop – CD

Primus – Antipop – CD

Primus – Antipop – CD (Interscope) Primus is one of those bands that you compare other bands too. If you haven’t heard of Primus and the insane bass and distinct vocals of Les Claypool, then go back to the beginning of the game and do not collect...
Piz – The Zid – Cassette

Piz – The Zid – Cassette

Piz – The Zid – Cassette A Cornucopia of noises, samples, dubs, blurbs, vague movie references, clamor, hubbub, and pure pandemonium. In simple terms, a hootenanny that will make you feel like your doctor slipped Ritalin into your Pez dispenser and that...
Rose Polenzani – Anybody – CD

Rose Polenzani – Anybody – CD

Rose Polenzani – Anybody – CD (Daemon Records) The thing that kills this release is the sameness of all the songs. At first, I thought that the first tune was overly long, however when I looked at my c.d. player I saw that I had listened to the first four...
Dan Potthast – Eyeballs – CD

Dan Potthast – Eyeballs – CD

Dan Potthast – Eyeballs – CD I’m sorry but this c.d. just got on my nerves. I don’t know if it is his voice, the sameness of the songs. I think that it’s more of a combination of the two. What you basically have here is vocals and an...
Potshot – Rock’n'Roll – CD

Potshot – Rock’n'Roll – CD

Potshot – Rock’n'Roll – CD (Asian Man Records) This is a Japanese ska-punk band who sound similar to Catch 22 (who happen to be one of my favorite ska-punk bands) in style, ability and sound. However, the vocals just throw me. I just can’t get...
Prophecy – Contagion – CD

Prophecy – Contagion – CD

Prophecy – Contagion – CD (Pavement Music Inc) A cool as hell mixture of industrial and death metal. Basically a mixture of Fear Factory/My Dying Bride/Stabbing Westward. Faster than humanly possibly industrial drum blasts (ala fear factory), kewl kreepy...
The Paladins – Slippin’ In – CD

The Paladins – Slippin’ In – CD

The Paladins – Slippin’ In – CD (Ruf Records / Platnium Distribution) The Paladines are a three piece rock-a-billy outfit that will take you back in time to a place where greased backed hair, leopard skin apparel, and motor cycle jackets were king....