Wednesday Nov 27
TV Ghost at DC9: Wednesday, Dec. 4
In terms of linear time, everything current is post-punk. The label, however, is still tossed around to describe bands that capture the artier, more expansive, and psychedelic sound that grew out of its predecessor.
The Daily Republic
Our Music Year No. 322: Echo and the Bunnymen, 'Ocean Rain'
The intent is to underscore the emotional heft that the songs on Echo and the Bunnymen's "Ocean Rain" shoulder, but several of the compositions collapse under that weight as much as others are helped.
Beach Fossils double back to Buffalo
Just nine months ago, Beach Fossils jammed at the Tralf , as the Brooklyn band known for their lo-fi, atmospheric sound and laid-back live shows drew quite the crowd.
Not Fade Away 1984: The Killing Moon, by Echo and the Bunnymen
"I have heard the big music/ And I'll never be the same." Mike Scott, The Waterboys.
Hola y bienvenidos a la septima semana. Dissociative Identity is ideally here to lighten your load though...? What's more fun than that? Well, thanks for asking: the show's on every Tuesday from 6 pm - 8 pm and you can even stream it for free through WKDU Philadelphia, 91.7 fm .
"Life's a Riot" is 30 but it feels fresh as ever
One of mine is Billy Bragg's "Life's a Riot With Spy Vs. Spy," which turns 30 this year and is now reissued in a slim sleeve that looks like the original 12" vinyl release.