Here are some Metacritics ratings to help you dawdle your way through Friday afternoon. Hardly a shocker but neither Spider Bags albums are here, let alone Americans In France… I’ll only comment when I can’t control myself. The % is an approval rating percentage.
Survival Skills – KRS One and Buckshot – 68%
World Painted Blood – Slayer – 80%
Live At Reading – Nirvana – 97% – Oh yeah? What does that make James Brown Live at the Apollo?
Glee the Music, Volume One – Soundtrack – 68%
Phrasez for The Young – Julian Casablancas – 73%
Play On – Carrie Underwood – 58%
Raditude – Weezer – 60%
Live At the Olympia In Dublin – R.E.M. – 80% – Lessee here, Weezer get 60% and another naff REM album gets 80%. Teachers fucking pets.
Soulbook – Rod Stewart – 52%
Sainthood – Tegan And Sara – 80%
a typhoon of images and sensations
they turn Presley into the ultimate fairground ride
Harry moves back in…
Creem – America’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll Magazine, Reviewed Issue By Issue – March 1975 (Volume 6, Number 10)
entering a portal into a different place and time in our universe
Joan Jett, Poison, And Motley Crue: The Stadium Tour At Citi Field, Friday, June 24th, 2022 Reviewed
if nostalgia tours are optical illusions Motley Crue failed to use theirs
a nonplussed Kate Bush embraces one of the weirdest third acts in history!
a seamless flow of Allenness, family friendly vibe
“And nobody ever knew it wasn’t me, literally nobody knew”
The Earliest Bird 6-24-22 – 6-30-22: Top New Recorded Release Lil Nas X’s “Late To Da Party” Featuring YoungBoy Never Broke Again, Reviewed
the typical, anthemic, declarative style
PLATO III’s sound is uniquely his own