The Ellie Badge – Horse Stories + Personal Fables

When I find an album that hits me in the little teenage spot that still lives in my booze damaged and cholesterol addled heart, I get pretty fucking excited. And that's what we've got going on with the new record by The Ellie Badge, Horse Stories + Personal Fables. The shining blend of early 2000's … Continue reading The Ellie Badge – Horse Stories + Personal Fables

An Interview w/ Cris Crude of Pg99/Pygmy Lush/Malady

"All Corpse Are Bastards" by Cris Crude If you look at punk rock linearly, starting with, say, The Velvet Underground or The Stooges and ending somewhere around whoever has the balls to call themselves punk in 2019 (I don't really need the headache of trying to puzzle that one out right now), an extremely pertinent … Continue reading An Interview w/ Cris Crude of Pg99/Pygmy Lush/Malady

Reflections of the Valedictorian (An Interview with Carey Mercer of Frog Eyes)

Frog Eyes' Final Testament "Live at the Moroccan Lounge" is available exclusively on their bandcamp If I were tasked to give you a "good place to start" with Canadian band Frog Eyes (or any of Carey Mercer's projects) I would flounder about and sputter and blurt out a stream of albums and songs that probably … Continue reading Reflections of the Valedictorian (An Interview with Carey Mercer of Frog Eyes)

5 Songs I’d Strip To That You Probably Won’t Hear in the Club

First things first, I’m a sex worker. By that I mean a freelancer in the adult entertainment industry, and more often than not this means stripping. I’ve been dancing a little over four years now after transitioning over from mostly online and fetish work, at this point I consider dance to be my primary hustle. … Continue reading 5 Songs I’d Strip To That You Probably Won’t Hear in the Club

Jeromes Dream Emerges Unblemished from a Time Capsule (Interview)

Jeromes Dream "LP", out July 19th on Microspy Evidence to support any band reforming and, as a whole, being worth a fuck after decades of inactivity is typically very slim. If there are any exceptions to that, save Connecticut's Jeromes Dream, to date, they escape me. JD have rolled the dice against the odds of … Continue reading Jeromes Dream Emerges Unblemished from a Time Capsule (Interview)

An Interview with Infant Island of Virginia

Infant Island LP. 2018 (Infant Island) Aside: I will avoid using the word “screamo” throughout this piece because, truthfully, it does no justice to the subject matter. The miserable realization that I should give up my search for anything closely approximating the feeling I got from hardcore punk bands of the 90's and early 2000's … Continue reading An Interview with Infant Island of Virginia