Monthly Archives: August 2006

Evan Duby

Evan Duby grew up on the East Coast, being raised in New York, moving to Boston, and now residing in a shore town in Connecticut. Duby’s musical influences remain fairly typical for someone of the indie folk genre, ranging from … Continue reading

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Hot Snakes… live, not on a plane

Live albums tend to represent a band’s energy very well and this one is no different. Hot Snakes have already called it quits but a new live album, Thunder Down Under has been released. After being formed in 1999 by … Continue reading

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Actors Make Decent Music? (2 of 3): Vincent Gallo

Unlike many actors who choose to play with the music industry after eventual acting success, music was Vincent Gallo‘s first love. He is most well-known for his lead roles in controversially cult films, such as the engaging The Brown Bunny, … Continue reading

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Squarepusher mixes it up

Squarepusher is the alias for Thomas Jenkinson, an English musician who uses nothing more than a bass guitar, samples, and a drum machine to create his music. As simple as that may sound, Squarepusher’s sound is extremely unique and full … Continue reading

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Actors Make Decent Music? (1 of 3): Crispin Glover

Hey McFly! Leave it to one of the quirkiest actors to make some of the strangest music you’d ever hear from an accomplished actor. Crispin Glover‘s most notable acting roles have been as an oddball, from Back To The Future … Continue reading

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Electronics on Thursdays

Happy Thursday. Summer is (sadly) almost over, but at least football season is nearing. So, here are some tracks of the electronic/synth element to cheer you up. They’re fun. —————————————————————————————- Electronic – Getting Away With It (music video) [audio:https://mikemineo.files.wordpress.com/2006/08/10erasure1.jpgmp3/ele-get.mp3%5D A … Continue reading

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The Isles

I wonder how far a review of The Isles can go without mentioning The Smiths… not very far at all, it seems. The comparison makes its point though, as vocalist Andrew Geller has obvious similarities to the breezy and melancholic … Continue reading

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