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Album Review: Blacktop Mojo’s Burn the Ships

  by: Kidman J. Williams   Band: Blacktop Mojo Album: Burn the Ships Label: Cuhmon Records (Self-owned Indie) Rating: 4.7/5   Twenty-two years old, recklessly driving at 90 mph in an ’87 Ford Bronco with a .351 small block blasting by cars on the decline of the Smokey Mountains – Chicago to Tampa in 16… Read more »

Drug Run – Chapter Five: The Break-in

  by Dr. Rocket with Ms. Gonzo   Last time, as you recall, Texas rock singer Suze Benson and two drug-running brothers completed the first leg of their drive to Los Angeles, never imagining that their product-filled van was about to be broken into by the obsessed son of an extremely unscrupulous and powerful FBI… Read more »

Album Review: Goth Brooks’ Moonshine and Mascara

  by: Doc Jeffurious Higgason   Band: Goth Brooks Album: Moonshine and Mascara Label: Unsigned Rating: 2 or 3 or 4 outta 5 (I hate this rating crap.)   The complicated aspect of how things change over time are sometimes only realized when expressed in the simplest of truths. About ten years ago on the… Read more »

Album Review: Glitoris’ The Disgrace EP

  by: Joe Siess   Band: Glitoris Album: The Disgrace EP Label: Buttercup Records Rating: 3.8/5   Before I’d call Glitoris a “band”, I’d call them a phenomena. Their newest single, “Trump Card”, is a kind of a rattling, vengeful, darkly humorous mockery against a shriveling patriarchy, but with a ball busting punk rock twist… Read more »

Pirate Odyssey Fantastic

  by: Sammi “Mayor Gonzo” Mays The time is now. The epic begins on Nest Key, an uninhabited mangrove island off the Straits of Florida, where a fantastical band of renegades, who call themselves the Pirates of the Florida Keys, are in the throes of a party of mythical proportions. Unlike other modern day pirates,… Read more »

Album Review: Mountain King Self-Titled

  by: Doc Jeffurious Higgason   Band: Mountain King Album: ‘Mountain King’ Label: Self-released Rating: 4.8 outta 5 In life I am a firm believer in the notion that sometimes things don’t come to you until you absolutely need them. Like when your electric bill is due NOW and you are broke. But as fate… Read more »

Music Review: Candy Cigarettes Self-Titled

  by: Kidman J. Williams This Portland, Oregon one-man band creates a sound that you would swear was being played by a six piece. Candy Cigarettes is headed by the highly talented singer/songwriter Lane Mueller and has earned a lot of praise and love in the highly proclaimed Portland music scene. The music is everything… Read more »