Greetings from the East Coast, as I pen this blog post near Cape Cod, Massachusetts—not my normal southern California abode—and attempt to recap all that is best about this week's new album releases!
One hopes my normal critical acuity has not been dulled by a steady flow of lobster rolls, quahogs, steamed clams and people who—let's face it—have the funniest accents ever!
Luckily this week's artists are all of them—each and every one—stellar, iconic, and quite possibly my favorite artists of all time! So even if their new albums stink, it's cool! They're great!
Except for the bad ones!
Dead Can Dance: Anastasis (PIAS America) Back in the day—and to be specific, it was March 17th, 1984—I was visiting a record store where I once worked and overheard some conspicuously trendy customers asking a clerk friend if they stocked any Dead Can Dance records. He said, "Do you mean CAN?" They scoffed and dismissively said no. Luckily the store was hip and had one! (There only was oneRead More »from Dead Still Capable Of Dancing!