Wild Moccasins – Look Together ALBUM REVIEW

Look Together is the latest release by Houston indie rock band Wild Moccasins. I have seen this band a couple of times and really enjoy their retro 80s sound and vocal performances. 88 92  was one of my favorite albums of 2014, so I have high expectations for this new album. And, Look Together largely lives up… Continue reading Wild Moccasins – Look Together ALBUM REVIEW

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Something Else – An Entire Album About My Ex-Girlfriend ALBUM REVIEW

An Entire Album About My Ex-Girlfriend, the debut album from Houston post-punk rockers Something Else, is an amalgam of songs compiled over the course of five years. Unlike most bands, the bassist, Ben Whelan, serves as the principal songwriter. Despite the album's (long) title, only the first track, "There's a Rumor", is about an actual ex-girlfriend.… Continue reading Something Else – An Entire Album About My Ex-Girlfriend ALBUM REVIEW

My Bloody Valentine – Loveless ALBUM REVIEW

At last, the review of My Bloody Valentine's genre-spawning, highly lauded and influential 1991 release Loveless. My Bloody Valentine didn't just one day pull the new shoegaze genre out of thin air; the band had been crafting their sound since their formation in 1983. This process was expedited with their two fabulous 1988 releases, You Made Me… Continue reading My Bloody Valentine – Loveless ALBUM REVIEW