Albums Of The Week: Weezer | Van Weezer

No,it's not really a metal album — not according to my definition of metal, anyway. But Van Weezer is certainly a solidly rocking Weezer disc. Their hardest-hidding in many...

20 Questions With Fixers

There are no quick fixes in this life. Not even for Fixers. It's been nearly 10 years since the Oxford quintet released their debut album We'll Be The Moon....

20 Questions With King Bong

King Bong’s music is a trip. But perhaps not in the way you expect. Unless, that is, you expect to hear a psychedelic-rock trio from Italy unspooling 20-minute-long instrumental...

Now Hear This: Two Tracks From Los Lobos’ Native Sons Covers Album

Los Lobos are sticking close to home for their next album. Native Sons, the veteran L.A. band's 17th studio release, is a covers album featuring songs by a slate...

Classic Album Review: Layaway Plan | Solutions to Substance

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 would reckon Layaway...

Classic Album Review: Moneen | Theory of Harmonial Value

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):   If there can be...

Classic Album Review: Shirley Horn | You’re My Thrill

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):   A decade ago, singer-pianist...

Classic Album Review: Keely Smith | Keely Sings Sinatra

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):   For my money, Keely...

Classic Album Review: India.Arie | Acoustic Soul

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):   “A lady ain’t what...

Classic Album Reviews: Bee Gees | This is Where I Came In / Journey...

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):   If anything proves that...

Classic Album Review: Wagon Christ | Musipal

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):   There must be something...

Classic Album Review: Kasey Chambers | The Captain

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 was trying to...

Classic Album Review: American Hi-Fi | American Hi-Fi

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):   Like Dave Grohl, Stacy...

Classic Album Review: Various Artists | Series 7: The Contenders Soundtrack

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):   The movie Series 7:...

Classic Album Review: Fear Factory | Digimortal

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):   What in the hell...

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