Jake Bugg

L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, MARCH 26TH TO APRIL 1ST

By Alyson Camus | March 25, 2018

Pussy Riot have 3 intimate shows in a row at the Echo

Be Here Early: Highlights From New Album Releases 6-17-16 – 6-23-16

By Iman Lababedi | June 17, 2016

and… well, just and

10 Songs: Monday, March 21st, 2016

By Iman Lababedi | March 21, 2016

a loud pulsating quasi ergo dance track

10 Songs, Thursday, May 22nd, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | May 22, 2014

Good Vibrations – Todd Rundgren – From 1976 where the often woolly Todd does an astonishing act of replication with the excitations that was one of Brian Wilson’s most intricate and highly arranged pies of progressive pop. An act of, well, complete strangeness and the better for it – A

That Was The Week Of 11-18-13, That Was

By Iman Lababedi | November 25, 2013

This was Kanye West’s week, he played four nights, I saw him twice and he was the epitome of artistic integrity and musical mayhem; an astounding statement defining musical and racial freedom in 2013.

UK Top 10 Albums 12-1-13

By Iman Lababedi | November 25, 2013

I can’t say I’m bothered by Robbie one way or the other, I am a big fan but this is awful thin gruel, otherwise this is all over the place and very English in many ways. Still, is EDM gonna lose its grip in 2014?

Hear Ye On Spotify: what rock nyc is listening to 11-25-13

By Iman Lababedi | November 25, 2013

Who’s Gonna Shoe Your Pretty Little Feet – The Everly Brothers – From Songs Our Daddy Taught Us, this is a strange and beautiful close harmony duet about romantic fealty – A

hear ye on spotify; what rock nyc is listening to 11-20-13

By Iman Lababedi | November 20, 2013

Hush – Eliza Doolittle – Not the keeper on the new album but still pretty damn good, a lovely, frustrated ballad – B+

Sneak Peak: New Album Releases Week Of 11-18-13

By Iman Lababedi | November 18, 2013

Jake Bugg’s “Shangri La”, produced by Rick Rubin, has a lot of buzz and with Chris Brown delaying the release of X not much else worth bothering about (or do you like Daughtry?) gets the nod