Mark J. Lee

2 From Mark J. Lee

Mark J. Lee is coming, The GTC has two clips. by Walter Price   Real-deal Alt-country ‘star on the rise’ is a misnomer of sorts, see, Lee has been around forging a solid career for years. Touring, producing and playing with Howlin’ Lord, Screamin’ Miss Jackson & The Slap Ya’ Mama Big Band among others. And…

falling apart

Strobegirl Falling Apart

Falling Apart is the somber new single from UK’s synth-pop voice Strobegirl. by Walter Price   Croydon’s Heather-Jane Strobegirl has been known and is familiar for her personal approach to songwriting. Often manipulating, perhaps twisting and weaving darker subjects in light vocals and arrangements, but the singer-songwriter is pulling no punches with her new synth-pop…

howlin' lord

Howlin’ Lord

  “I prefer to record at night. There are less distractions and every little sound counts.  In the daytime a creaking floorboard can pass you right by, in the still of the night it gets your full attention. That’s why I record where possible under cover of darkness.” – Howlin’ Lord   Howlin’ Lord: Facebook  / Website…

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Strobegirl Heaven Today 2016

You touch my hand and my heart beats faster…   by Walter Price   Those songs that invite you in and hold you tight from the first few words are those songs that become instant personal favorites. A few years back UK’s Strobegirl released a dreamy indie pop track “Heaven Today” that did just that…

The Lunar Effect

You were touched by the silence , It thundered through your ears… by Walter Price   Back in the day I found connections between Love & Rockets, Psych-rock and Black Sabbath. I have no memory of anyone agreeing with me but in a twist of fate I have discovered the same connections with added alt-southern rock…

Don’t Forget The Fall

When I was 18, the vision was to make music that didn’t exist, because everything else was so unsatisfactory.” – Mark E. Smith by Walter Price   I am not an historian when it comes to Mark E. Smith’s prolific (30+ official albums) post-punk band The Fall but it dawned on me this morning that…

Ten Benson

Ten Benson Mud Man Video

by Walter Price   For the fans of low slung heavy riffed dirty societally skeptical rock n’ roll the news the Ten Benson crew finally followed through with their threat to make a comeback via a long awaited new single and video “Mud Man” is more than tantalizing good times. A track that hits hard…