It’s funkadelic, it’s astronomic, it’s Chronophonic’s fancy Footwork – a sophisticated collage of deep down hip-hop (“Bean So Hot”), lyrical assimilation (“Footwork”), and soulful jazz tendons (“Dom P”) that stretch ever so gracefully into some mighty rock muscle (“Or Was It Something Deeper, Captain?”).
Part of the history behind The Jealous Sound is far from unique. As common as the ‘girl meets boy, girl gets screwed over by boy and moves on to love another day’ type of story, the Los Angeles group has unfortunately been through the ‘signed and dropped’ label scenario. Rather than go into all of […]
The Dreamers (2003, Bernardo Bertolucci) The NC-17 rating on this film may be deserved, but it still makes me think that we’re incorrigible prudes in this country. Set against the backdrop of the 1968 student riots, The Dreamersis the story of Matthew (Michael Pitt), an American student learning French in Paris. Matthew meets the beautiful […]
It’s been over a year and a half since I first interviewed the rock band from Colorado Springs, Laymen Terms. I was impressed then, and I’m even more so now that I’m hearing the single, “3 Weeks In” off their upcoming Suburban Home Records debut scheduled to be released in the Spring. Right off the […]