With Universal issuing remastered versions of Frank Zappa’s enormous catalogue, Gary Steel takes up the challenge of reviewing every single one of FZ’s genius album creations. Today’s selection: Cruising With Ruben & The Jets.
T. Rex reissue is a beautiful box, but the music is very much of its time.
Has Icelandic group Sigur Ros really lost its mojo? Gary Steel, after prolonged exposure to their new album, reckons not.
The great lost Captain Beefheart album finally gets exhumed. So… is it any good?
The new album by The Darkness really sucks.
With Universal about to issue remastered versions of Frank Zappa’s enormous catalogue, Gary Steel takes up the challenge of reviewing one of FZ’s genius album creations every day. Today’s selection: Absolutely Free.
Dark, damp, leaden drone-rock from Wellington. What next?
The Civil Wars don’t quite live up to the hype, but Barton Hollow is very nice anyway.