Adventurers~!

In the past couple of hours I have discovered, and listened to a million songs by, BE YOUR OWN PET. They fecking rule. Actually, I lied a little. Just a little white lie. I had heard their single at some point last week. But the point… The point, it remains. They rule, and are someContinue reading “Adventurers~!”

Live Review: Melt-Banana, 18 November 2005

Joseph’s Well, Leeds. Support: Khanate Melt-Banana. What a band. They play some bizarre cartoon mix of very intense hardcore, grindcore and recently even electronic music. They are the perfect ‘extreme’ band for today’s MTV-conditioned, two-minute attention span society, with its desire for the instant fix. The fix doesn’t come much more instantly than Melt’s veryContinue reading “Live Review: Melt-Banana, 18 November 2005”

Soundgarden – Superunknown (1994)

Hailed usually as the band’s magnum opus (this, or their 1991 album Badmotorfinger), Superunknown is indeed a great album. In my opinion not quite their best, but it nevertheless remains a classic rock album of the last twenty years, with a number of widely-recognised songs and riffs. Presumably semi-famous for the fact that it receivedContinue reading “Soundgarden – Superunknown (1994)”