Monthly Archives: September 2012

Paul Westerberg : My Road Now

This song has a mysterious and unconventional story. The song was sent to Jodi Chromey, who runs the blog, I Will Dare by Paul Westerberg’s manager. She isn’t sure why Paul decided to release the song through her blog, but … Continue reading

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Sugar : Tilted

Ever since the Bob Mould Copper Blue/Silver Age show, I have been constantly listening to Hüsker Dü, Bob Mould and Sugar. When I dug out the Beaster EP from Sugar, I really forgot how good this was. The main thing … Continue reading

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The Langer’s Ball : The Whiskey Chaser

The Langer’s Ball is a local irish folk punk band, much in the vein of The Pogues or Flogging Molly. They started off as a duo of Michael Sturm and Hannah Rediske, but eventually added a full band to the … Continue reading

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Goldfinger : Mable

Goldfinger came out during the explosion of punk/ska groups, and back then, were definitely one of my favorites out of the genre. While I was doing some work around the house the other day, I looked for a CD to … Continue reading

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Hüsker Dü : In A Free Land

I saw Bob Mould play at First Avenue last Saturday, and it was quite an amazing show. It was vintage Bob as he rolled back the years, and showed he still can play with the best of them. The show … Continue reading

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Brain Failure : Coming to the USA

I discovered Brain Failure back in 2006, when I saw them open up for The Business at the Triple Rock Social Club. I had never heard of them before, and actually had planned to skip them, until a friend said … Continue reading

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The Evening Rig : Pullin’ Strings

I have blogged about these guys before, and I love them. They do sound a lot like The Replacements, but they do have a little more “twang” in their music than The Replacements did. They funded this new album through … Continue reading

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