Archive for September, 2010


Grinderman – 2 (album review)

September 21st, 2010

The first album from Grinderman was a bit of a sordid affair, with Nick Cave going a bit more primal than usual, even for him, and ragged, rough-around-the-edges music that ended up as a perfect match for the lyrics. When Cave released another album (Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!!) with the Bad Seeds (which then in turn […]

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The Drums – The Drums (album review)

September 12th, 2010

It seems like ages since I’ve been listening to some of the songs on this debut album by The Drums, and really, that’s probably true. The group dropped a variation on the same EP sometime in 2009 and their self-titled full-length arrived in most of the world earlier this year. Nearly half the songs on […]

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