3 Reasons Why Lydia Loveless Real

Lydia Loveless Real Out Now. by Walter Price   Last week I was having another listen to Lydia Loveless’ fittingly titled album Real and as with all previous listens I knew I loved it. But did I dig the artist herself? A question I’ve kicked around for the past few years. And just by chance,…

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New To Me: Would Be Goods Miss La-di-dah

Would Be Goods “Miss La-di-dah” discovered.   by Walter Price   The Would-Be-Goods single “Miss-la-di-dah” is taken from their 2004 unheard of by me album The Morning After, so Excusez-moi if I sound naive. What I am is blown away by this raw garage-psyche-pop gem that scrambled my senses when I learned it was not recorded in the…

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Rich Girls Return Open Water

Rich Girls return w/ Love is the Dealer by Walter Price   Rich Girls have returned with a new single “Open Water” from their highly anticipated forthcoming release Love Is the Dealer, due out September 6th. The fresh track finds the band utilizing their instantly recognizable guitar sounds in a dark and spacious atmosphere. The…

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Mirage Nice & Perfect

They’ll sculpt your face until you’re good… by Walter Price   Right, the raw surface tones of “Nice & Perfect” are easily psych Nirvana and Offspring in a track that brings a refreshing dark-angst garage-rock not gonna take it lament. Ontario Canada’s Mirage (Leeona Emerald and Ariel Emerald)  may have done their homework on American…

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The Y Axes Meteorite

We look the same, never been much for sleep… by Walter Price   Hey, The Y Axes! That San Francisco far out outfit of indie pop purveyors are at it again, this time with a more solid sound. Not to say that their Sunglasses & Solar Flares wasn’t a great listen but as I am…

The Naysayers

A Naysayers Bloody Christmas

Spent my Christmas morning picking up possum guts… by Nathaniel Parbery   Only Christmas story that might be interesting was my Xmas last year. It was my first Christmas away from home (I grew up in Perth and had flown over for every Christmas up until last year). My girlfriend and I were house sitting a…

Rich Girls

A Cold Christmas In Hell

By Luisa Black   London. What a pit. By 2022 garage rock was dead and the last of the underground clubs had closed their doors. Everyone was back to half-hearted bedroom recording projects but no one could remember how to play. Rich Girls limped along with the rest of the indie ghosts. At least we knew…

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VIDEO: Diplomatics “Monkey Me”

I am not a man, I am not a man, I am not a man… by Walter Pirce   Italian garage rockers Diplomatics have released their long anticipated video for ” Monkey Me” from their killler 2014 debut “Don’t Be Scared, Here Are The Diplomatics“. The Enrico Girotto clip follows a young man (played nicely by Jacopo Covolo)…

The Naysayers

The Naysayers Passing By

I need someone to help just to get a reaction, All the while I’m passing by by Walter Price   I have been an instant fan ever since I heard The Naysayers (Harrie Kingston, Nathaniel Parbery, Gordon Holland, Jakk Burgess) pull a modern Kinks with their catchy titled EP Dee Eye Why a couple years ago.…

Tidalwave

TIDALWAVE EP Review

  It’s definitely the kind of debut that makes you hungry for more… by Maria Haskins   North Carolina-based band Tidalwave is a rock band with a vibe of its own, and a sound that weaves together musical influences from bands like Pearl Jam, Foo Fighters, Chevelle, and Deftones. The band got together in 2012, and is…

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The Y Axes Monsters

  by Walter Price   The Y Axes have delivered a new lo-fi spacepopadelic track, Monsters, a follow up to their far out unexpected delight of an album Sunglasses & Solar Flares. There are plenty of retro electro garage grooves within the layred track and vocalist Alexi Belchere charms with her ethereal conveyance and her…