rss Email Author Christopher O'Connor

2004 Stories by Christopher O'Connor

Archives: 2009 | 2008 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002
  • Retail in Blood

    published February 26, 2004

    Gerardo Montenegro, who owns a strip mall mom-and-pop death metal shop called Metal Devastation here in Phoenix, says his goal is to approach... More >>

  • Air

    published February 19, 2004

    Air makes great soft-core-porn music. At least seven of the 10 songs on the new Air album Talkie Walkie could back the drawn-out... More >>

  • God Forbid

    published February 12, 2004

    Mabybe Jesus Christ invented hard-core. Christians, after all, believe the man from Nazareth died for our sins with nails through his hands. It... More >>

  • Cutting Through

    published February 5, 2004

    Lots of acts attract fans who wear their hearts on their sleeves. Reuben Khan wears his devotion to Cut Throat Logic on the back of his shaved... More >>

  • Rockabilly Grandmammy

    published January 15, 2004

    Wanda Jackson covers a telling old Carl Perkins anthem on her new album Heart Trouble. Bopping along a chugging rhythm and fueled by a... More >>

  • Elephant Man

    published January 8, 2004

    The weird and wild Elephant Man's new record Good 2 Go seems neither overly wild nor especially weird as 2004 begins. Blame Missy Elliott... More >>

  • Original Soul

    published January 1, 2004

    "Here, put this on." Nearly everyone you met in 2003 came with a personal soundtrack. From the little middle school "sevvie" in your car pool... More >>

  • LOCAL MUSIC - Stage Trip

    published January 1, 2004

    Punk disrupts Modified Arts -- Riverboat Gamblers, Fuck You Ups and others, September 25: By far the most fun I have encountered in my... More >>

Archives: 2009 | 2008 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002