Jenny Lewis With The Watson Twins: Rabbit Fur Coat [Album Review]

Jenny Lewis With The Watson TwinsRabbit Fur CoatTeam Love Records [2006] Who the hell is Jenny Lewis? She is the lead singer for Rilo Kiley, silly. What, you still don’t know who she is? Didn’t you see Coldplay’s US tour last year? Rilo Kiley was the band playing while you were gearing up for Coldplay, … Read more

Robert Pollard: From A Compound Eye [Album Review]

Robert Pollard From A Compound Eye Merge Records [2006] Album Review: Someone said Guided By Voices broke up? Well that is true but take a listen to Robert Pollard’s post GBV album From A Compound Eye and you will scratch your head. The catchy wordplay lyrics are back, 8 songs are under 2 minutes and … Read more

Arctic Monkeys: Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not [Album Review]

Arctic Monkeys Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m NotDomino Records [2006]   The British are coming, The British are coming. I say, bring them on! The UK has been trying to break a band here in the US since the Beatles. However, most of the time, the next big thing over there ends … Read more