1 – Workin’ On The World – Iris DeMent
2 – Desire, I Want To Turn Into You – Caroline Polachek
3 – Mansion Musik – Trippie Redd
4 – Gloria – Sam smith
5 – Desire Pathway – Screaming Females
6 – One Day – Fucked Up
7 – Strays – Margo Price
8 – MERCY – John Cale
9 – B-Sides, Demos & Rarities – PJ Harvey
10 – St. Jude (15th Anniversary Edition) – Courtneers
January: although only one more than last year, they are a better construction, and January, if you include the singles is the best January I can remember: better than the January’s pre-Spotify because the importance of when you drop is much less when stuff like manufacturing and distribution isn’t part of the equation. Last January The Weeknd was # 1 and though that album was better than Trippie’s, the rest weren’t.
February: a quiet 28 days though the current # 1 looks likely to spend its year right there. Otherwise, Feb balances out Jan
Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – June 1985 (Volume 17, Number 1)
Creem, at this point, seemed to be looking for new feeding hands to bite.
US Top Ten Albums Tracking 3-10-23 – 3-16-23
a potential top album of the year.
Dawes At Beacon Theatre, Saturday, March 18th, 2023, Reviewed
Refreshingly honest and considerate
Sneak Peaks: Upcoming New Albums 3-24-23 – 3-30-23
can they survive an entire album?
L.A. Burning, West Coast Concert Picks March 20th To 26Th
Fleet Foxes are at the Belasco on Wednesday
Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – May 1985 (Volume 16, Number 12)
highlighting hair metal bands simply to make fun of them was more amusing than profitable
UK Top 10 Albums 3-17-23 – 3-23-23
In the US, Morgan will be pushing Miley out in a week or two but in the UK…?
A Superhero For Late Night TV Is On The Way
On his way to save the day… and the night
Robert Smith Is Fighting The Good Fight: Will Scalpers Always Find A Way?
How is Vividseats able to get around this technical problem?
Taylor Swift Began Her Latest World Tour Yesterday in Arizona… Here is the setlist
she really underrepresented her first ten years