Glorious Noise http://gloriousnoise.com Rock and roll can change your life. Mon, 22 Apr 2019 15:53:14 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.1 New Dressy Bessy video: Tiny Lil Robots http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-dressy-bessy-video-tiny-lil-robots http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-dressy-bessy-video-tiny-lil-robots#respond Mon, 22 Apr 2019 15:35:40 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19992 New Dressy Bessy video: Tiny Lil Robots

Video: Dressy Bessy – “Tiny Lil Robots” From Fast Faster Disaster, due June 14 on Yep Roc. Dressy Bessy is back with their first single off their upcoming Yep Roc album, Fast Faster Disaster. All the charm that brought this band national attention in 2005 with Electrified is present in “Tiny Lil Robots,” an ode … Continue reading New Dressy Bessy video: Tiny Lil Robots

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50 Years Ago in Rolling Stone: Issue 31 http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/50-years-ago-in-rolling-stone-issue-31 http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/50-years-ago-in-rolling-stone-issue-31#respond Fri, 19 Apr 2019 15:35:45 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19930 50 Years Ago in Rolling Stone: Issue 31

Rolling Stone issue #31 had a cover date of April 19, 1969. 32 pages. 35 cents. Cover photo of Sun Ra by Baron Wolman. Features: “Sun Ra” by John Burks; “Earthquake! California Fears Fear Itself” by Jerry Hopkins; “Bunky & Jake” by Paul Nelson; “Cerebrum” by Charles A. Fracchia; “Jethro Tull & His Fabulous Tool” … Continue reading 50 Years Ago in Rolling Stone: Issue 31

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New Charly Bliss video: Hard To Believe http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-charly-bliss-video-hard-to-believe http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-charly-bliss-video-hard-to-believe#respond Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:35:41 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19965 New Charly Bliss video: Hard To Believe

Video: Charly Bliss – “Hard To Believe” Directed by Henry Kaplan. From Young Enough, due May 10 on Barsuk. I was nervous that Charly Bliss might have abandoned their guitars on their new album. The first single was a synth-driven nu wave jam, but the guitars are back on this new one. Eva Hendricks is … Continue reading New Charly Bliss video: Hard To Believe

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New Sebadoh video: Stunned http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-sebadoh-video-stunned http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-sebadoh-video-stunned#respond Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:35:33 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19946 New Sebadoh video: Stunned

Video: Sebadoh – “Stunned” From Act Surprised, out May 24 on Dangerbird. Here’s the second single from the new Sebadoh album. The first was a classic Lou slow burner, and this one is a scuzzy Jake jam. Loewenstein told Fader, “The incessant bombardment of the senses with media and advertising can lead to a kind … Continue reading New Sebadoh video: Stunned

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New Courtney Barnett video: Everybody Here Hates You http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-courtney-barnett-video-everybody-here-hates-you http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-courtney-barnett-video-everybody-here-hates-you#respond Tue, 16 Apr 2019 15:35:13 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19979 New Courtney Barnett video: Everybody Here Hates You

Video: Courtney Barnett – “Everybody Here Hates You” Directed by Danny Cohen. Single out now on Milk! Records, Marathon Artists and Mom+Pop. It’s been five or six years since I first heard “History Eraser” on satellite radio. That song immediately won me over and I’ve been following Courtney Barnett ever since. Her sardonic wit has … Continue reading New Courtney Barnett video: Everybody Here Hates You

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New Micah Schnabel video: New Shoes http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-micah-schnabel-video-new-shoes http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-micah-schnabel-video-new-shoes#respond Mon, 15 Apr 2019 15:35:21 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19937 New Micah Schnabel video: New Shoes

Video: Micah Schnabel – “New Shoes” (ft. Thanks Buddy) From the upcoming album, The Teenage Years Of The 21st Century. Schnabel’s “Oh What A Bummer” from 2017’s Your New Norman Rockwell has become my definitive song of the current era. There’s a line in it that gets me every single time: “But now I’m a … Continue reading New Micah Schnabel video: New Shoes

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New Jenny Lewis video: Red Bull and Hennessy http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-jenny-lewis-video-red-bull-and-hennessy http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-jenny-lewis-video-red-bull-and-hennessy#respond Fri, 12 Apr 2019 15:35:18 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19920 New Jenny Lewis video: Red Bull and Hennessy

Video: Jenny Lewis – “Red Bull & Hennessy” Directed by Eric Notarnicola. From On the Line, out now on Warner Bros. If you missed Jenny Lewis’s bonkers 3-hour livestreamed listening party/charity fundraiser, this new video showcases some highlights from it including appearances from Beck, St. Vincent, King Tuff, and a bunch of other famous people. … Continue reading New Jenny Lewis video: Red Bull and Hennessy

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New Jeff Tweedy video: Family Ghost http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-jeff-tweedy-video-family-ghost http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-jeff-tweedy-video-family-ghost#respond Thu, 11 Apr 2019 15:35:59 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19909 New Jeff Tweedy video: Family Ghost

Video: Jeff Tweedy – “Family Ghost” From WARMER, due April 13 on dBpm. I can appreciate any song that starts out declaring “I’m a dope.” That is a sentiment I can get behind. Tweedy goes on to describe how it feels to be a liberal middle aged white guy in today’s environment. I’m a dope … Continue reading New Jeff Tweedy video: Family Ghost

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New Ex Hex video: Rainbow Shiner http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-ex-hex-video-rainbow-shiner http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-ex-hex-video-rainbow-shiner#respond Wed, 10 Apr 2019 15:35:56 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19904 New Ex Hex video: Rainbow Shiner

Video: Ex Hex – “Rainbow Shiner” Directed by M. Wartella. From It’s Real, out now on Merge. It might be easy to hear this is as just a rifftastic throwaway jam but listen closely. I got to shine on Through all the black and blue I got from you It hits so hard with all … Continue reading New Ex Hex video: Rainbow Shiner

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The Road http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/the-road http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/the-road#comments Tue, 09 Apr 2019 15:35:06 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19895 The Road

One of the aspects of rock and roll that gets little general attention is the Sisyphusian life on the road. Ideally the band gets a tour. The tour commences. If things go really well, then (a) the tour gets extended or (b) another tour is established hard on the heels of the first. There is … Continue reading The Road

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50 Years Ago in Rolling Stone: Issue 30 http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/50-years-ago-in-rolling-stone-issue-30 http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/50-years-ago-in-rolling-stone-issue-30#respond Fri, 05 Apr 2019 14:35:43 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19823 50 Years Ago in Rolling Stone: Issue 30

Rolling Stone issue #30 had a cover date of April 5, 1969. 40 pages (20 standard pages with a 20-page special insert). 35 cents. Cover photo of San Francisco State College student strike by Nacio Brown. This photo was originally published in the San Francisco Express Times on December 11, 1968. (You can see more … Continue reading 50 Years Ago in Rolling Stone: Issue 30

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New A.A. Bondy video: Killers 3 http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-a-a-bondy-video-killers-3 http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-a-a-bondy-video-killers-3#respond Wed, 03 Apr 2019 14:35:42 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19882 New A.A. Bondy video: Killers 3

Video: A.A. Bondy – “Killers 3” From Enderness, due May 10 on Fat Possum. Shit, another dude in a mask. This time we have a sad sack masked man sitting in a tub, sometimes with sparkles, sometimes with frame-in-frame videos of twerking booties and yawning lions. Go figure. I reviewed Bondy’s live show in Portland … Continue reading New A.A. Bondy video: Killers 3

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New Orville Peck video: Turn To Hate http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-orville-peck-video-turn-to-hate http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-orville-peck-video-turn-to-hate#respond Tue, 02 Apr 2019 14:35:07 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19879 New Orville Peck video: Turn To Hate

Video: Orville Peck – “Turn To Hate” Directed by Orville Peck and Carlos Santolalla. From Pony, out now on Sub Pop. There’s been a spate of videos with dudes in masks of late, which I guess makes sense in the era of Trump and Brexit. We all have a little something to be ashamed of … Continue reading New Orville Peck video: Turn To Hate

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I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Filmmaker’s Diary http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/i-am-trying-to-break-your-heart-filmmakers-diary http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/i-am-trying-to-break-your-heart-filmmakers-diary#respond Fri, 29 Mar 2019 14:35:54 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=17333 I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Filmmaker’s Diary

Documentary director Sam Jones kept a “filmmaker’s diary” of his experience working on a movie about Wilco. The documentary would eventually be called “I Am Trying to Break Your Heart” but I remember a short period of time when the film’s web site called it “I’m Trying to Break Your Heart.” (The Internet Wayback Machine … Continue reading I Am Trying to Break Your Heart Filmmaker’s Diary

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New Ice Cube video: Ain’t Got No Haters http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-ice-cube-video-aint-got-no-haters http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-ice-cube-video-aint-got-no-haters#comments Thu, 28 Mar 2019 14:35:08 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19863 New Ice Cube video: Ain’t Got No Haters

Video: Ice Cube – “Ain’t Got No Haters” (ft. Too Short) From Everythangs Corrupt, out now on Lench Mob/Interscope. Back in the day I bought a used copy of Short Dog’s In The House from my local record shop. Only when I got home did I realize it was the “clean” version. Which, on a … Continue reading New Ice Cube video: Ain’t Got No Haters

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New Rhiannon Giddens video: I’m On My Way http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-rhiannon-giddens-video-im-on-my-way http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-rhiannon-giddens-video-im-on-my-way#respond Wed, 27 Mar 2019 14:48:19 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19873 New Rhiannon Giddens video: I’m On My Way

Video: Rhiannon Giddens – “I’m On My Way” Directed by Laura Sheeran. From there is no Other, due May 3 on Nonesuch. You might know Rhiannon Giddems from the Carolina Chocolate Drops. Their 2010 album Genuine Negro Jig made a big splash with a fiddle-banjo-beatbox cover of “Hit ‘Em Up Style.” Giddens has been plenty … Continue reading New Rhiannon Giddens video: I’m On My Way

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New Wallows video: Scrawny http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-wallows-video-scrawny http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-wallows-video-scrawny#respond Tue, 26 Mar 2019 14:35:18 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19846 New Wallows video: Scrawny

Video: Wallows – “Scrawny” Directed by Dillon Dowdell. From Nothing Happens, out now on Atlantic. I’d have never heard of this group except that the leader of my favorite band has been pimping them nonstop on social media. Turn out one of the Wallows is her boyfriend! They’re a major label indie rock band comprised … Continue reading New Wallows video: Scrawny

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New Monnone Alone video: Do it Twice http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-monnone-alone-video-do-it-twice http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-monnone-alone-video-do-it-twice#respond Fri, 22 Mar 2019 18:02:13 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19838 New Monnone Alone video: Do it Twice

Video: Monnone Alone – “Do it Twice” Directed bu Lily Youngsmith. From Summer of the Mosquito, due May 10 on Lost and Lonesome. 7″ out now. The former Lucksmith is back with a new single, and yet more evidence that we should all pack up and move down under where everybody is so much cooler. … Continue reading New Monnone Alone video: Do it Twice

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New King Gizzard video: Fishing For Fishies http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-king-gizzard-video-fishing-for-fishies http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-king-gizzard-video-fishing-for-fishies#respond Thu, 21 Mar 2019 16:56:36 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19832 New King Gizzard video: Fishing For Fishies

Video: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – “Fishing For Fishies” From Fishing For Fishies, due April 26 on Flightless. Why’s everybody so shiny? Not from fish oil, that’s for sure. I don’t want to be fishing for fish I just want to let them freely swim I’ve heard that it’s okay to eat fish … Continue reading New King Gizzard video: Fishing For Fishies

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New L7 video: Burn Baby http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-l7-video-burn-baby http://gloriousnoise.com/2019/new-l7-video-burn-baby#respond Tue, 19 Mar 2019 16:39:19 +0000 http://gloriousnoise.com/?p=19819 New L7 video: Burn Baby

Video: L7 – “Burn Baby” Directed by Courtney and Hillary Andujar. From Scatter The Rats, due May 3 on Blackheart Records. After a couple singles on Don Giovanni L7 is back with their first full length album since the nineties. Scatter The Rats will be out May 3 on Joan Jett’s Blackheart Records. Donita Sparks … Continue reading New L7 video: Burn Baby

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