Girls That Don’t Exist

December 9, 2014 8:37 am

Sometimes it’s perfect… That’s what I thought the first time I heard “Starry Eyes” by The Records. I bought the album and BOOM! – Power Pop masterpiece. My... Read More


December 2, 2014 10:23 am

Fans of live music know when a band has the IT factor… Lily Sparks has IT. I caught them recently in NYC at the International Pop Overthrow Festival... Read More

American Kix

November 25, 2014 9:00 am

It was April, 1986, and I had just moved to Fort Worth. My buddy Lannie and I hung out a lot and talked music all the time. One... Read More

Penny Pinching

November 18, 2014 7:43 pm

What is it about the ’65-’67 Mod era of British rock? I’ll never forget being galvanized by “I Can See For Miles” blasting out of a 5 inch... Read More

Sing It, Shout It

November 11, 2014 10:14 am

Remember colored vinyl? I was fortunate to live in Austin from ’73-’78 and I went to Inner Sanctum Records five days a week in blissful anticipation of scouring... Read More

Now Hear This

November 4, 2014 8:41 pm

In the 80’s, my favorite skinny tie band was The Plimsouls and I still pine their loss. Thankfully, however, here comes The Split Squad featuring Eddie Munoz, lead... Read More

Walk In The Rain

October 28, 2014 10:43 pm

1977. That was THE year… Formerly known as America’s Only British Rock Magazine, the coolest magazine in the world, Trouser Press, began surfing the New Wave and educating... Read More

Lannie Flowers Tour

October 23, 2014 8:21 pm

Lannie Flowers Band will be rocking the following cool places: Nov 7    Hanks Saloon, Brooklyn NY (with Lenny Kaye!) Nov 8    Bar Matchless, Brooklyn NY Nov 13... Read More