Classic Album Review: Primal Fear | Nuclear Fire

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Primal Fear lead screecher...

Classic Album Review: Olu Dara | Neighborhoods

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   As a backing musician...

Classic Album Review: Jazz Pharmacy | Amnesia

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   I’ve never thought of...

Classic Album Review: Cinematic Orchestra | Remixes 98 – 2000

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Jason Swinscoe is a...

Classic Album Review: Metalwood | The Recline

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   In the ’90s, this...

Classic Album Review: Soulive | Doin’ Something

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Say the words “organ...

Classic Album Review: Kenny Colman | Straight Ahead

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Lounge-singer extraordinaire Kenny Colman...

Classic Album Review: John Pizzarelli | Let There be Love

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Romantic singer-guitarist John Pizzarelli...

Classic Album Review: Molly Johnson | Molly Johnson

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Perhaps you remember Molly...

Classic Album Review: Deviates | Time is the Distance

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   These Hermosa Beach, Calif.,...

Classic Album Review: Guttermouth | Covered With Ants

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Every punk tour has...

Classic Album Review: U.S. Bombs | Back at the Laundromat

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   Talk about being in...

Classic Album Review: Punk-O-Rama 6: 2001 | Various Artists

This came out in 2001 – or at least that's when I got it. Here’s what I said about it back then (with some minor editing):   I know, I know...

Sonic Reducers | Ryan Adams Goes Big

The first time I saw Ryan Adams, I honestly had no idea who he was. I was at SXSW waiting to see The Black Crowes — it was that long...

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Back when I used to crank out between 20 and 30 reviews every week to fill up a bunch of newsprint pages, I had to make sure I got...

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