Tag: David Bowie

Release Radar 05/07/21 - Modest Mouse vs Caveman

Release Radar 05/07/21 - Modest Mouse vs Caveman
Modest Mouse was the highlight of my Release Radar. After six years off, they return with a number that reminds me of New Order, if you can believe it? “We Are Between” has a metallic, retro sound that has a ton of influences to keep you guessing with each new listen. Caveman showcase another exciting... Read more »

Release Radar 11/13/20: Aesop Rock vs Morrissey

Release Radar 11/13/20: Aesop Rock vs Morrissey
As the Christmas releases flutter out, the remixes ramp up and the greatest hits gift packages take root. I can’t remember the last time an important album came out in November or December, save for Donald Glover’s amazing Because The Internet, which was released on December 10th, 2013. It became my favorite album of 2014,... Read more »

Release Radar 1/31/20: De Lux vs Gorillaz

Release Radar 1/31/20: De Lux vs Gorillaz
Guess who’s back? We got some new Gorillaz! Damen and Co return with a little punk rock and a lot of hip-hop. I’ve been a fan of De Lux since the amazing single, “LA Threshold,” so I always look forward to a little heat from the dance-rock outfit. “Everybody’s Alright” continues to edge towards that... Read more »
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Release Radar 1/10/20: Drake vs Morrissey

Release Radar 1/10/20: Drake vs Morrissey
The drop on Friday morning is usually hit or miss, but this week’s Release Radar it’s too legit to quit. Morrissey and Drake, are at the top, and then there’s Nada and Bowie. Remember Nirvana covering, “The Man Who Sold The World?” Bowie’s original version is spectacular and must be heard. Not sure why Drake... Read more »

Finally Purchased A Copy of Peter Murphy's "Deep"

Finally Purchased A Copy of Peter Murphy's "Deep"
Well, I did it. I finally broke down and purchased a copy of Peter Murphy’s Deep.  it was $0.50, and brand spanking new! As a kid, I saw this record cover a lot. I heard the lead single “Cuts You Up” countless times on Chicago’s WXRT and saw the video, over and over, on MTV’s 120... Read more »

David Bowie Passes Away After 18 Month Battle With Cancer

David Bowie Passes Away After 18 Month Battle With Cancer
I woke up to my wife telling me that David Bowie had died. “What? How?” I said. “Cancer,” she said. I didn’t know he had cancer. The first two singles from his new record, Blackstar, were really dark. Maybe this was a hint? That’s what everyone is saying now. That this record was his final... Read more »
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Pictures From The David Bowie Exhibit At The MCA

It's Felt Like A Party