Tag Archives: Denim

You Can Have New Jersey, Bruce. We Want America Back.

1 Jul

Over the past four decades Bruce Springsteen has become synonymous with “America.”  And that is bullshit.  He is the single most over-rated member of pop/rock royalty.  As we approach the 4th of July, the celebration of America’s independence, let us review some reasons why Bruce Springsteen is not only Continue reading

The Auteurs – New Wave

29 Sep

New Wave by The Auteurs (1993)

This debut album has a slew of great tracks.  The Auteurs, unlike Oasis and Blur, find themselves amongst a number of other Britpop bands that never made a [big] name for themselves in the US: namely Suede, Pulp and Denim.  (I feel like I need to start a Britpop band named “Flannel”…who’s with me?)  The Auteurs’ sound, Continue reading