GLONO statistician Jeff Sabatini reads through 450 artist bios and discovers that they all think they sound like Radiohead and Wilco. Or the Clash. Sounds like fun? Sounds like shit.
Essentially a PG-rated version of Detroit’s Demolition Doll Rods, the Leatherettes from Dundee, Scotland, are all attitude with nothing to back it up.
Arise and Ruin played with a ferociousness and aggression that your intrepid GLONO reporters would not see again all weekend.
We go to North By Northeast to figure out what exactly a music and film conference is and why anyone would want to travel halfway across the continent to hang out in a Holiday Inn.