“DD Review: Vircolac – Masque.”

Score: 8.5/10 . On the Bandcamp page for this album when the press release ascribes the band with being “intent on bringing fresh… song writing (sic) to the fore,” it sort of jolts the reader to see that term “song writing” at all. These tracks on Masque, that is, are physical, gauntlet-like journeys, the accomplishments […]

“DD Review: Meat Puppets – Dusty Notes.”

Score: 4/10 . Well, it seems like the Meat Puppets are finally just “puppets” now and everybody seems to like them for that: they’re easy today to pigeonhole into these pathetic country saps, with no anger, no creative direction, no psychedelia, no much of anything but this impossibly tired and bored “Americana” which could have […]