Christopher O'Connor

 

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  • 14 years ago | Music News

    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 underground perfection. The storefront sign promises, after all, that his shop specializes in "only real ...

  • 14 years ago | Music News

    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 slow-motion sex scenes to those old dubbed-in-English Emmanuelle skin flicks and, in some of those instances, actually...

  • 14 years ago | Music News

    Mabybe Jesus Christ invented hard-core. Christians, after all, believe the man from Nazareth died for our sins with nails through his hands. It just doesn't get much hard-core than that. Perhaps that explains why the Christians who release their m...

  • 14 years ago | Music News

    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 head. "Cut Throat Logic is a way of life. That's the only one I need," says an emphatic, enormous Khan, ...

  • 14 years ago | Music News

    Wanda Jackson covers a telling old Carl Perkins anthem on her new album Heart Trouble. Bopping along a chugging rhythm and fueled by a twangy electric guitar lead, the song sounds like it's meant to be seminal. Naturally, the tune is called "Rocka...

  • 14 years ago | Music News

    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 and a gaggle of Southern pop-rappers for that. Born O'Neil Bryan, the 29-year-old Elephant Man has been a cre...

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