Category Archives: 60′s

Black Manila’s psych drink is called ‘Fiasco’

SINGLE REVIEW: We like our jangle garage psyche and this track by Black Manila called “Fiasco” is right in the sweet spot of all groovy things 60′s. Naming their top 5 influential bands as The Velvet Underground, Captain Beefheart, T-Rex, … Continue reading

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Casey Kasem Vs Dick Clark (RIP)

I always confused Casey Kasem (1932-present) and Dick Clark(1929-2012) to the detriment of Richard. Banal music personalities who introduced top 40 to America. Eventually Danny Terrio from Dance Fever did a number on the youth but Dick’s show held on … Continue reading

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The Bats Pajamas is for Meyer & Kern fans

MUSIC REVIEW: The Bats Pajamas from Toronto Canada are a dirt rock party mixing some booze and punk all in one no frills sleepover on their EP Totally. If you like the noisy parts of the Unsane the first track … Continue reading

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Summer Tones Playlist 2011: Something Old, New Borrowed and Blue Part 2

Soon enough review stalker Dave returns from his extended holiday in the sun.  Before he gets his blogging groove back on I have one more guest posting of summer playlist tones for y’all.  Here’s 4 more that reflect upon the … Continue reading

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Summer Tones Playlist 2011: Something Old, New, Borrowed and Blue Part 1

While Dave’s away I’m filling in with some stalker style posting.  So while the review stalker soaks up the sun and catches those great big waves of the Pacific the NYC pavement soaks up the heat and humidity making it … Continue reading

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Magic numbers zeros & one’s set-list on 1.11.11

Numerology is one of those real weirdo sciences based on some sort of mathematical religion I won’t even begin to understand. What does interest me though is that our time on this giant landfill is limited so when there is … Continue reading

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60ish Surf Music

I’m not a huge fanatic of Surf Music genre but there are a bunch of great bands that have kept this type of homage alive to 60′s nostalgia, drive-in movies and the Hawaiian shirt. Ok a lot of images come … Continue reading

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