Roadkill Radio #24: Wait Long By the River and the Bodies of Your Enemies Will Float By

If you want to get edumacated, then this episode of Roadkill Radio is for you. Join host Benny Two-Shoes as he makes the ultimate sacrifice for the benefit of a simple redneck couple, reads out some fan poetry, regales us with ancient proverbs and some rather peculiar off the cuff remarks that may or may not be taken seriously. Oh, there’s plenty of god damn music too! Listen closely and you might even find out the history and meaning of the name Benny Two-Shoes. Go!     This...

THE FRANKLYS – High Garage Rock Voltage With A Waggish Grin…

‘Weasel’ by THE FRANKLYS THE FRANKLYS are a gloriously energetic Anglo-Swedish all-female garage rock gang based in England’s capital. The loud and clear ladies learned their noisy craft on stages around Europe, America and the UK. Now they’re ready for the big work. Turbulent debut album ‘Are You Listening?’ will be out this Friday. Here’s a smoking taster from their first barbed wired full length achievement. WEASEL is a ‘straight in your...

Radiohead – Classic Music Review: In Rainbows

It says a lot about our world that most of the buzz surrounding the release of In Rainbows had to do with its implications for the music industry. I hate the phrase, “music industry.” It calls up pictures of mindless automatons in Chinese sweat studios manufacturing music for the masses, filling orders from rich and powerful men based on marketing data that isolates the features most likely to entice consumers to cough up the dough. The big companies that control the manufacture and...

BIRDS – Get Away – Soaked in Sunshine

Brooklyn’s BIRDS are an interesting species. There are traces of Chapterhouse and Jesus and Mary Chain in their wonderful fuzzy pop, but they don’t fully gaze at their shoes. The first single, “Get Away” is a shimmering pop gem soaked in sunshine. The band’s debut album – “Everything All At Once” is slated for release August 18 on Greenway Records and the sungaze vibe of Get Away should have it on everyone’s summer playlist. You can preorder...

L.A. WITCH- Just Released New Single Untitled is Our Record of the Day

Highly anticipated upcoming album to be released this September via Suicide Squeeze for L.A. Witch and I am super pumped, obviously. “Untitled” is fast approaching a high number of replays for me as I totally jam out to this summer vibe treasure. This will be the debut album for the Los Angeles trio who is currently touring, promoting the garage punk goodness that fills my ears. The album will consist of nine tracks including singles “Brian” and “Get Lost”...