Posts tagged ‘Depeche Mode’

December 10, 2011

We Never Asked For This – The Slants

We Never Asked For This is our short review of a band who thought (or their label/manager/agent/girlfriend thought) that it would be a good idea to send us an email saying “like me! like me! like me!” (more or less).

Today’s blind submission is the latest from Portland dance rockers The Slants.

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May 18, 2011

This Day in Music History – Jon Hancuff on Ian Curtis

It was on this day in 1980 that Ian Curtis, lead singer and lyricist of the British group Joy Division, committed suicide. The biggest  Joy Division fan we know is local comedian Jon Hancuff (perhaps proving the old adage that all comedians are tortured souls inside?) so we asked him to write about what Curtis meant to him.

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