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Killing Joke MMXII Album Review

Killing Joke MMXII Album Review

  Killing Joke MMXII Album Review Killing Joke is that rare band that seems to get better as they age.  They never seem complacent and still have energy and vigor to spare, unlike many artists who tend to phone it in after losing their focus and initial success. Their unique sonic stew, a mix of […]

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Watch New Cult Video For The Animals

Watch New Cult Video For The Animals

Watch New Cult Video For The Animals Slicing Up Eyeball’s has just posted the new video ‘For The Animals’, the Cult’s new single from their forthcoming album ‘Choice Of Weapon’. I’m digging the new tune a lot. A nice aggressive rocker. The video isn’t blowing me away, but it’s not the 80’s or 90’s anymore. No point […]

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Why the Mix-Tape will never die

Why the Mix-Tape will never die

Ah, the Mix-tape: We don’t think much about cassettes anymore. They were inherently a horrible medium for sound quality. Every time you played one you’d get audio loss,  eventually warped sound, or in the worst case, a snapped ribbon of tape meaning one more piece of plastic chucked in the trash, resting in a landfill […]

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The End of the Album, and are we bothered enough to care?

This past Christmas I got 2 gifts that were at the top of my Amazon wish list: The landmark albums by The Smashing Pumpkins, Gish and Siamese Dream, in their remastered deluxe edition formats. Upon opening the box sets, looking at all the postcard style images from the original album art, the lengthy liner notes, […]

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The Cult SXSW concert review, and why you never forget your 1st band

The Cult SXSW concert review, and why you never forget your 1st band

  Last night The Cult played SXSW and performed for free. Since I live in Austin, I kinda felt like they did it just for me. I am, for the record one of the biggest Cult fans out there. Now I don’t think I’m a fanatic…I don’t travel city to city and own every bootleg […]

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