September 9, 2019
Last Sunday, I was lucky enough to catch Massive Attack on their Mezzanine XXI tour, which marks the 21st anniversary of the group's monumental third album.
April 24, 2019
It was a strange historical twist of fate that found Johnny Rotten on Tommy Vance's Capital Radio show at the height of his notoriety in The Sex Pistols.
October 19, 2018
The Laurel Canyon scene was defined by a coterie of singer-songwriters to emerge from L.A. as the sixties turned to the seventies. This is a list of 25 records...
June 30, 2018
With Deep Space, his debut album, Juan Atkins lays the blueprint for the chrome-plated sounds of machine soul: the art form of the 21st century.
May 10, 2018
I caught The Afghan Whigs live at the North Park Observatory last night. It's so rare to hear a band you love actually improve with age.
March 19, 2018
Into the 90s, where the aftershocks of dubbed out post punk were continuing to live large. Right off the bat, Mark Stewart was the strange attractor.
February 15, 2018
The sky above the port was the color of television, tuned to a dead channel. The view stretches from Chicago to the cornfields of Iowa and beyond.
January 8, 2018
Picking up where the original Parallax 100 left off, this list represents the next hundred entries in my top 200 records of all time.
November 30, 2017
A mix for a today. Soul-baring comments may be forthcoming... then again, maybe not. For the moment, I let the music speak for itself.
November 21, 2016
It was in that moment that she could see the connections, like a lattice of accord stretching over what once seemed like a tangle of happenstance.