Go Robot, Go! – Convertable – CD

Go Robot, Go! – Convertable – CD

Go Robot, Go! – Convertable – CD (Weedtone Records) Go Robot Go is a band from Columbus, Ohio and they were formerly known as Shinola. In Mutant Renegade Zine #11, I reviewed Shinola’s CD and I compared their sound to oatmeal and the color beige. Go...
Limp – Fine Girl – CD

Limp – Fine Girl – CD

Limp – Fine Girl – CD (Fueled by Ramen Records) This is a twelve minute EP of pretty standard sounding punk-pop, but still better than most. On Passed Out they do the ska thing and it works out to be their best song. My favorite things though are the...
Old 97′s – Fight Songs – CD

Old 97′s – Fight Songs – CD

Old 97′s – Fight Songs – CD (Elektra) A collection of sadly beautiful songs embodied in the timeless style of alternative country music. At times, the style of the music sound like glimpses of an early Ray Davies. Oppenheimer, Alone So Far,...
Bugatti Type 35 – Ride – 7″

Bugatti Type 35 – Ride – 7″

Bugatti Type 35 – Ride – 7″ (Speakeasy Records) This is a live recording of two of their songs taken from a studio appearance at WORT (great Madison, WI radio station). This is more of Bugatti Type 35′s slow, enthralling, emotionally charged...
Diesel Boy – Sofa King Cool – CD

Diesel Boy – Sofa King Cool – CD

Diesel Boy – Sofa King Cool – CD (Honest Don’s) This sounds like frat boy punk-pop. The thing that saves them in my eyes is the clever lyrics. From the Used Bin rips on many popular alt-rock bands and Literary Love Song is extremely clever with its...