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March 29, 2005

The Son of Blod.

............ "Tinkling glassware and winking eyes, cruiser bikes and trailing scarves." Coralie Clément's second album is now out in America, via Nettwerk. ............. It's not comprehensive, but Concrete Blonde's entry in the Essentials series is pretty solid for the casual... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 4:22 PM | Comments (1)

March 23, 2005

Missy's the poo, so take a big whiff.

Carla Bruni's Quelqu'un M'a Dit LP has finally been released in America. It's charming, unassuming and blessed with a realness, like a supermodel in the morning sunlight. Porch-schlepper bassist Zac Johnson dreams about men and white cadillacs. Oh, and Loretta... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 10:02 AM | Comments (2)

March 17, 2005

Good Morning, Evangeline Lilly.

I'm fascinated with CCM. It's more interesting than the ins and outs of the Norwegian crime scene. Stand tall! Pray proud! (You need to respect ZOEgirl's commitment, even if God's sorta, you know, quaint.) Iron Maiden's Somewhere in Time came... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 12:25 PM

March 8, 2005

REMelio EstElVez.

The Blowout is an annual music fest held over a few nights in the Detroit enclave of Hamtramck. For the three nights the sleepy working class neighborhood is overrun by rock, hip-hop, country, garage, metal, rap-metal, and pretty much every... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 11:57 AM

Unilateral Ska-Core.

POSITION: Director of CTU (Counter Terrorism Unit) REQUIREMENTS: Must begin each day drunk and unemployed, living in a crappy apartment with your bartender girlfriend. Must have been accused of treason at least once, and like watching soccer on Telemundo. JTL... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 9:16 AM