Video Premier: Abertooth Lincoln – American White Boy

If the resurgence of right-wing populism around the globe has got you worried about humanity and looking for some visceral protest songs, then Dayton, Ohio’s Abertooth Lincoln might be your boogie board.  It’s a direct response to an “ever growing presence of hate and intolerance” in their backyard following the election of a self-proclaimed property…

Reconnect me to the beauty that I’m missin’

So, I’d been offline for a good couple of weeks, but I dare say you’ll have noticed I’m back.  I moved house, y’see.  We bought ourselves a place that we fell in love with and the change in scenery has been very welcome. The kids are settling and enjoying new surroundings – particularly the wee…

Newly acquired objects of sound: April to June

Not much to report, but slotting the latest Sleep album in the collection (between Sinatra’s Watertown and Sons of the Pioneers) spurred this round-up of purchases from the last few months.  Consider this the hugely super deluxe edition round up with bonus CD. The exotic noir of Amore Del Tropico was an eBay find back…

Don’t we all?

with a head full of nonsense I ran from the kitchen holding a mug and a sugar ring donut, which was falling to pieces all over the carpet, while I’m spilling coffee all over the floor. I could have laughed when I realised.  Instead I cursed and threw words from my mouth. I’ve spent the last…

New Additions: Where’s the Danzig?

It was my Birthday at the end of March there and, naturally, some new records have somehow found their way into my collection (nestling snugly into the ‘need to listen’ pile). I also decided to pick up an album that’s been on my list a wee while. What are they?  It’s funny you should ask….