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April 27, 2005

Helio Castroneves frowned at the sight.

Some final thoughts on the Motor City Music Conference from Brian Smith and myself. I love Brian's lead, by the way. JTL... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 9:01 AM | Comments (4)

April 25, 2005

Hammer and Sickle Me Elmo.

I've loved Love as Laughter since Sam Jayne left Lync and made Greks Bring Gifts in 1996. Album title: shit hot. "Keep Your Shade", "Uninvited Trumpets", "Let's Talk Radar"? Some of the best lo-fi pop of the 1990s. Now, after... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 4:24 PM | Comments (4)

April 14, 2005

I Want a Famous Sandwich.

If anyone's going to catch a blog reference that doubles as a Peter Garrett reset, it's - Bovsnia - Uncle Grambo. Yellowbelly blacksnake sleeping on a red rock waiting for the stranger to go - I call Grambo King of... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 9:10 AM | Comments (1)

April 13, 2005

Miss USA's talent is shooting lasers from her eyes.

Two Detroit groups released actual albums yesterday, not just potential titles. Not asking Satan to get behind them are The Sights, whose s/t New Line debut rocks a realigned power trio format, and Adult., the D's very own electro-scrape savants,... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 10:16 AM

April 6, 2005

Look at this page and say...yes.

I don't know what's wrong with me, I don't normally do this. Wait, yes I do. ........................ Beck is Beck is Beck. Half the fun of his releasing an album is comparing the critics' descriptors and adjectives. Here's my version.... (Read more.)

Posted by Johnny Loftus at 10:03 AM