Romana MachadoGlitter WizardGreg Ginn, Big Scenic Nowhere, Glitter WizardMarch 19, 2011 @Thee Parkside Marginally better than: Listening to Billy Joel records in a Seattle parking garage. It's SXSW season, and few things are longer than the faces of Facebook non-attendees this year. My ne ... More >>
Hear this while high: Part 2 of Julian Cope's excessive and entirely essential Detroit rock sampler. (Click for free download.) Behind the buzz: This second massive installment of vintage Motor City psychosis provides the Yang-like get-down-everybody's-gonna-leave-their-seat to last week's tum ... More >>
Julian Cope: rock archivist extraordinaire, weird dude.Listen to this while high: Detroit Rock Sampler Part 1, by Julian Cope, courtesy of Head Heritage. Behind the buzz: The blogged musings of onetime rockstars aren't normally considered any "public service," but there's little normal about Ju ... More >>
Who knew the missing link between Japan and Detroit was in France? Grenoble act Gunslingers profess to perform "massacre rock," and yeah, that pretty much sums up the group's heavy on the fuckedupeffects whitenoisefeedback powerdrumming...lemme just say the music's a doozy. It's a dirty bomb of Stoo ... More >>
An originator of acid rock in the '60s, Tommy Hall used LSD to expand his consciousness. Hes still psychedelic.
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