No, it’s not a grunge inspired edition of Listen Up though that might be cool….hmmm…oh yeah, you were reading. So anyway, it’s not inspired by the 90s or anything like that, it’s just that we know we’ve been off our game a little bit lately, so we wanted to give you something to listen to until we get back on our game. Another assortment of stuff from the inbox.This might not make the PR people happy but if they’re gonna tell us that Shepard Fairy likes this band then they need to be prepared for what we find when we do those google searches.
I really liked this one, just too couch-borne to do a full post (sorta like that Brad Pitt role). Anyway, maybe you’ll like it too. If you do then check out the leader of this trio, Ron Franklin, too. (that second one’s courtesy of a deep link at Alive Records)
They say it’s ambient, hip-hop, blah, blah, blah, but they name check Fugazi and X in the press and they’re the sexy people pictured above too, so give it a spin.
She’s from Australia. When I was kid, everything from Australia was cool, even Midnight Oil. Maybe the time has come…