The last time I ever felt there was some kind of “rock crit voice” was during...– From the Archives: Mike Saunders « rockcritics.com Pretty killer intvw with Metal Mike of Vom and rock writer-y fame. Rockcritics.com is pretty killer. I’ll tell you what — 10 hour retrospective Roxy/Ferry podcast is the only thing of its kind.
Signing money is another common autograph request. I wonder if they realize that...– Arn Anderson, “4 Ever: A Look Behind the Curtain”
Hey, I don’t know how they do it in Peru, but in the USA we don’t take cheap...– Gerard Cosloy
Fuck the rich kid, fuck the rich kid, fuck the... →
Gaunt talk, folks.
After Fifteen Quiet Years, Rodan's Jeff Mueller... →
Hyperbole and a Half is back, talking about... →
natepatrin: Wow. As far as I’m concerned this is a near-clinical representation of certain social and emotional consequences of depression.
DAILY RECORD: Rodan | RVA Magazine | Richmond, VA →
andrewtsks: So I wrote about the new Rodan reissue, Fifteen Quiet Years, which collects all of their non-Rusty vinyl releases, their final Peel Session (made up entirely of otherwise-unreleased songs), and a bonus digital download of 10 live songs (including more unreleased material that was never recorded in a studio). It’s pretty amazing, and I wrote a whole lot of words about it at the above...
A Seasoned Taste: Richard Meltzer - Rock N' Roll... →
Amazing intro to Meltzer for the not-yet-Meltzoid.
Becuz You Asked, vol. 2: the Punk edition
Becuz you asked, yeah, it’s kind of the coolest thing ever that the wrestler CM Punk’s entrance music is a cover of Living Colour’s “Cult of Personality.” That is punk as all fucking shit. The cover kinda sounds like it’s done by a Creed/Train collaboration. “Catching up” with wrestling has been a cool balm, and - for fuck’s sake -...
The Tea Party, Four Years After →
The Queen Mother of Global Austerity and... →
We typically honor the convention to refrain from speaking ill of the recently departed. But Margaret Thatcher probably would not object to an epitaph focusing on how her political legacy was to achieve her professed aim of “irreversibly” dismantling Britain’s public sector.
How to Locate Low-Cost Mental Health Care in the... →
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RODAN - EVERYDAY WORLD OF BODIES (by Lance Bangs) just making sure everybody’s seen this. jesus christ.
i am totally, super implicated in what i'm about...
when - specifically, when? - did we all start using “totally” and “super” as synonyms for “very”? i dunno but it’s a disease as is consciousness sometimes.
Chloë Sevigny's 90s Throwback: Part Two - NOWNESS →
This is pretty bad but Kim Gordon-heavy and clearly induced by intake of Weekend-y Godard. It’s pretty bad but it reminds me of my early 90s and of X-Girl.
Just A Heads Up
bronxcheer: COME are playing in Chicago in July. this is the closest they will be getting to ann arbor, looks like. i missed bitch magnet last year. i will not be missing come.