The Romantic Comedy-Let’s Be Sad Together

  Sometimes bands don’t make it. Even the really good ones have a hard time breaking through and getting heard. So it always warms my musical heart when someone who didn’t make it decides to give it another go. From the ashes of The Great American Novel came the band Lame (based for a short time in LA), now (in NYC) known as The Romantic … Continue reading The Romantic Comedy-Let’s Be Sad Together

Twins-“Babe City” (Video)

Twins new album Tomboys On Parade will be out shortly from Maximum Ames Records, on April 1st. For now you can check out this new video they premiered last week on Powerpopaholic. It reminds me a bit of “Happy Days” on speed, or maybe “Three’s Company” if Jack Tripper was played by Har Mar Superstar and Mr. Roper was Jarvis Cocker. Needless to say, I’m … Continue reading Twins-“Babe City” (Video)

Mooner At Schubas 1/4/13

Like most people in the midwest I spent the weekend being crushed by the oppressing weight of winter. Despite the treacherous conditions, I made my way to Schubas on Saturday night to catch a set by local music makers Mooner. It had been a couple years since the last time I saw them play, and the venues couldn’t have been more different. The sound system … Continue reading Mooner At Schubas 1/4/13