Derrick Bostrom

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  • 12 years ago | Music News

    Whenever a critics' favorite puts out a new album, you can expect a sizable rush to praise. The new one from Fountains of Wayne, Welcome Interstate Managers, is no exception. During the four years since their last release, fans of songwriting team...

  • 14 years ago | Music News

    The last five years have been tough on the Butthole Surfers. Their 1996 album Electric Larryland spawned the unlikely hit "Pepper," an odd blend of rap and grunge that was the first taste of mainstream success for a group better known for scatolog...

  • 14 years ago | Music News

    Since it first started out in 1993, Quasi has made a career out of wedding catchy, up-tempo pop music to some of the gloomiest lyrics around. Its new album, The Sword of God -- and first for the Touch & Go label -- is no exception. Songwriter/keyb...

  • 14 years ago | Music News

    Japanese underground music has yet to make any serious inroads in this country. Only the Boredoms ever gained any notoriety here, playing with Nirvana and opening Lollapalooza shows in the mid-'90s. But the era's alternative audiences were ill-sui...


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