Way back when we first kicked off this whole shit show I posted an article on my recent record buying finds, including a pick-up of an album for which I knew some personal, detailed history but had never actually heard or seen. One of my longest-running musical collaborator’s father had engineered this album (among many … Continue reading Teegarden & Van Winkle Live on Detroit TV
Video: “Drivin’ Around” Amy Gore & Her Valentines Check out the video for the new single by Detroit rock goddess Amy Gore. The former Gore Gore Girl has a new band, the Valentines, featuring Jackson Smith on guitar, Leann Banks on bass, and Joe Leone on drums. “Drivin’ Around” is a power pop nugget built … Continue reading New Amy Gore video: Drivin’ Around
Live at the Blind Pig in Ann Arbor, 1994.
A new band and a sizzling new slab of hi-fi mono vinyl.
Free download from the original shock rocker.
The Bob Seger System at Mount Holly Ski Lodge, 1970.
Video: Louder Than Love – The Grande Ballroom Story This looks awesome. I love that the trailer uses the Bob Seger System‘s “Heavy Music.” De-fucking-troit! The filmmakers’ Facebook page claims a release date of Summer 2010, but they also say they “have more scheduled interviews in early 2010,” so we’ll see. Let’s hope this one … Continue reading Louder Than Love: The Grande Ballroom Story
Video: Gorevette – “Lustfully Yours” This is pretty great. Legendary Nikki Corvette teamed up with Amy Gore of the Gore Gore Girls. Detroit girls know how to rock. Badass guitar tones, surfy drums, and snotty vocals. Doesn’t get cooler than this. MP3: Gorevette – “Lustfully Yours” from the Lustfully Yours EP, due January 26 on … Continue reading Nikki Corvette + Amy Gore (Gore Gore Girls) = Gorevette
The best band in Canada once again panders to its non-existent American audience.
The Seeg releases a new comp that’s not what it says it is.