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Monthly Archives: June 2010

Swinging a Baseball Bat with a Metal Donut On

Monotonix “Never Died Before” and “Lazy Boy” ¬†7-inch Recorded by Steve Albini at Electrical Audio, Chicago 2010 Drag City Because I’m an idiot, I listened to this three times on 33 1/3 RPM until I realized it was not supposed to be this slow. I thought, goddammit, Steve Albini has slowed these Israelis down. This [...]

Starchild is Dead

I don’t usually let myself get upset about these things- people dying that I don’t know personally. But I always felt like Starchild was a buddy of mine, more than anyone in P Funk and maybe more than anyone in music. Very sad. Alright. Back to drinking and¬†America Eats its Young…