Tagged With: Pixies
The punk-surf guitar riffs and wailing lead vocals of Black Francis with the bass and voice of Kim Deal is a combination that influenced all indie rock. Inspiring greats like Nirvana, Spoon, The Shins, Blur and Radiohead. Pixies added subtle-to-explosive dynamics, guitar echoes and softer melody lines to the basic punk formula. Black Francis’s vocal roller … Continue reading
Here are a few of my secret summer records. These artists’ releases come fully tested and highly recommended. Best Summer Soul – Tried and True -James Brown – James Brown’s Funky People Volume 1 On this rare collection The Godfather of Soul plays lesser-known funk songs that are as strong as his legendary rhythm machine.
London sisters Colette and Hannah Thurlow started out in punk band the Vulgarians. Outside the group, they experimented with effects and found a psychedelic indie rock sound that was just as dark and almost as stripped down. They named their new rock band 2:54 after a drum roll in the Melvins’ song “A History of … Continue reading