6 Alternatives to Courtney Love

White Lung

I was watching a documentary about the drummer of Hole, Patty Schemel, titled “Hit So Hard”. It featured a lot of…

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Top 10 Songs Longer than 10 Minutes

Long songs are dumb. If you’re in a band and contemplating making a 10 minute epic, don’t. 99.9999% of the time…

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Writer vs. Writer: Husker Du

Husker Du

Husker Du to me represents the bridge between 80s american hardcore punk and 90s alternative. The band began their life as…

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Best Music of 2015

In keeping with festivus tradition, I will list my favorite musical releases of the passing year, say how they have disappointed…

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Review: Against Me! – Transgender Dysphoria Blues

What an odyssey the career of Against Me! has been; from anarcho-folkpunk, through mid-western americana, to transgendered themed rock’n’roll. Ever since…

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Euro-punk Illuminated

In the world cup of rock n roll, England and America are the typical leaders. In distance second we have Australia,…

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Best Music of 2014

Best Music 2014

It’s been an interesting year. Many of our childhood heroes have let us down (cough, cough… Rancid) by dropping sub-par material…

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Extended Plays that Saved the Day

Little Brother

I’ve often caught myself saying that EPs are better than LPs. While probably being a bit of an exaggeration, I do…

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The Inevitable Jazz Phase We All Must Face

I’ve mentioned before that modern music use to divide the generations. Up until recently parent and kid culture would clash over…

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Why EPs? Why home recording?

We’ve already pronounced the album to be dead, and that filler songs are pointless in this age. It should come as…

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