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Monthly Archives: April 2010

God Bless Kreamy ‘Lectric Santa and All Who Sail With It…Written from Bronx Sity Under Duress

“Much Madness is Divinest Sense” – Emily Dickinson “Emily Dickinson is more bad ass than your shitty uniform punk band” – Adam W Kreamy ‘Lectric Santa – Operation Spacetime Cynderblock: “Four Riddles of the Spheres” Starcleaner Records (2009) Listening to Operation Spacetime Cynderblock, I get the same feeling as when I listen to God Bless [...]

Boris – Japanese Heavy Metal Hits Vols. 1-3…. BEACH BOYS ADDICTS…OOoooh-OOoooh.

Sometimes while I’m listening to Boris, I wonder if I cut them more slack than I do American metal bands. I think I do. I let them get away with a lot more. I shouldn’t. So as of now, I’m going to get past any ethnocentricisisms and review Japanese Heavy Metal Hits Vol. 1-3. It’s [...]

Double Dagger – Masks EP

The last time I wrote about Double Dagger, in my ignorance and failing attempts at being clever, I completely dismissed a major part of the band: no guitars. How this slipped my mind, I am not sure. The bass sounds like a damn guitar sometimes. The dude plays bass chords that could easily be a [...]

The Bronx 2027, a futuristic essay of music

I see it coming, like a bus around a corner in the rain. I know it’s for me, it’s got my number on it: Bx 2027. The first is the borough, the second, the year. Already the cool-poor and dirty have left Manhattan for Brooklyn- at least 10 years now. And the push for culture [...]

Surf’s Up

I think the most uncharacteristic album cover of all time. One of the best.