Brokeback – Brokeback And The Black Rock

Originally conceived way back in 1995 as a stripped-down solo project for Doug McCombs - in-between duties for Tortoise and  Eleventh Dream Day - to explore the minimalistic and melodic possibilities of the 6-string bass guitar, Brokeback evolved into a far more sociable and eclectic enterprise over three studio albums between 1999 and … [Read more...]

Evan Dando – Baby I’m Bored

Evan Dando may have slipped off many people’s radar sometime after The Lemonheads’ sloppy drug-damaged swansong Car Button Cloth (1996), but few of us really doubted that he’d be back for a second bite at the big rock candy eventually. After all, what else could Evan Dando really do? Can you really imagine the one-time indie heartthrob packing … [Read more...]