Tag: Frank Black

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Peter Searcy, “Leave It All Out There”

Sometimes, you want to listen to a straight-forward rock record about broken relationships. And, with Leave It All Out There,...

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together With Matt Wardlaw, Episode 15: Mark Mulcahy (Miracle Legion, Polaris)

Singer/songwriter Mark Mulcahy joins us to talk about the new Miracle Legion reissues and the band's plans for upcoming reunion shows....

Album Reviews, Music

Album Review: Elephant Rifle, “Ivory”

This record begins with the uncontrolled wailing of guitar feedback and squalor, later joined by the gasps of a dying piano. And that’s a...

Dw. Dunphy On..., Television

Dw. Dunphy On… America Wants to Believe (Again): The Return of “The X-Files”

Series primaries announced this week a limited series return....

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music

Dw. Dunphy On… Reexamining the Frank Black Years (Part One)

Who is Charles Thompson, the once and future Black Francis, who in the '90s reinvented himself many times over?...


Desert Island Discs, Music

Desert Island Discs with the O’s

We’re pleased to welcome The O’s for today’s edition of Desert Island Discs. A couple of years ago, their debut album...


Music, The Weekly Mixtape

The Weekly Mixtape: 1/14/11

Mixtape madness, honest voices, strangeness ensues!...


Cratedigger, Music

Cratedigger: Danger Mouse & Sparklehorse, “Dark Night of the Soul”

A collaboration between Danger Mouse, Sparklehorse, and David Lynch was bound to be interesting. Dark Night of the Soul is a...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Various Artists, “Ciao My Shining Star: The Songs of Mark Mulcahy”

Last week, in my review of Crayon Angel: A Tribute to the Music of Judee Sill, I said that in most cases, tribute albums are a hit-or-miss...


Music, Song-Off

Song-Off Jr.: Metaphorical Pie

“When you die, if you get a choice between going to regular heaven or pie heaven, choose pie heaven. It might be a trick, but if...


Music, Popdose Flashback '89

Popdose Flashback: Pixies, “Doolittle”

Pixies – Doolittle (1989, 4AD) purchase this album (Amazon) To a certain extent, Doolittle – the Pixies’ most...