Posts tagged ‘The Kinks’

December 28, 2011

We Never Asked For This – John Amadon

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 comes from Portland singer-songwriter John Amadon.

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May 19, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Hypocrite In A Hippy Crypt

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 directly solicited for review is of the unfortunately named Hypocrite in a Hippy Crypt.

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March 2, 2011

We Never Asked For This – Sam Owens

It seems our little endeavor in musical reflection and appreciation has grown notable enough to warrant that old chestnut – the unsolicited “please write about my band” email, of which we’ve been receiving more and more of lately.

And so, a new irregularly recurring segment is born!  We Never Asked For This will be a short review of a band we never heard of before they crashed our inbox with ballsy swagger. As we try to stay positive on this site, we’ll only be reviewing ones we actually like.  Sorry haters (and lovers of haters).

First one to make the cut is Sam Owens and his album How To Build A Clock.

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September 15, 2010

Where The Internet Took Us

My God....it's full of self-proclaimed stars....

So we haven’t been posting lately because we’ve been busy as bees attempting to be busy little beavers.  And if there’s one thing all the activity does is make us exhausted, and once we get exhausted we like to listen to sad bastard music.  It was looking for a particular sad bastard song from our youth that lead us to discover this overlooked gem of the internet.

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