Posts Tagged: DOC JEFFURIOUS hIGGASON

Jonathan Richman Live At Zanzabar

by: Doc Jeffurious Higgason Louisville, Kentucky — April 14th, 2017 I never really attended church as a child. Many of my friends did, sometimes their parents would invite me along, probably just to keep from hanging out on their front porch while they were away. The few times I went, I usually sat there unaffected,… Read more »

Album Review: Thirteen

  by: Doc Jeffurious Higgason Band: Thirteen Album: Volume 1 EP Label: Unsigned Rating: 2.8/5.0 Those of you who were kids in the 80’s and 90’s might recall a channel on television they called the ‘MTV’. For a full lesson on that I encourage you to check out the ‘Take Back MTV’ episode of Portlandia…. Read more »

Album Review: Brett Basil’s Exceed

  by: Doc Jeffurious Higgason Artist: Brett Basil Album: Exceed Label: Redlight Records Rating 2.0/5.0 Here at the music desk the “powers that be” in all their… eh, hem, Gonzo wisdom have adopted the policy of what we in the biz call ‘open submission’. Basically asking bands to send us just… whatever. Which in my… Read more »

Album Review: Matt Jaffe and the Distractions

  by: Doc Jeffurious Higgason Band: Matt Jaffe and the Distractions Album: California’s Burning Label: Elm City (ECI) Rating: 3.8/5.0 Occasionally I will poke my head above the surface to see what is happening out among the littered wasteland of today’s rock music scene. Mostly, I retire back unimpressed. Everything is so derivative these days… 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: 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 »