Lush ~ Desire Lines [1994]

Perhaps unsurprisingly, when released in 1994, Lush’s album Split was not met with widespread acclaim. “With songs about death, infidelity, and neglect, Split was a dark, introspective album that jarred with the beginning of the Britpop party.” But despite its unceremonious beginnings, the album is considered by many to be thematic of the 90s unsteady gait and uneven footing in direct juxtaposition to 80s overt … Continue reading Lush ~ Desire Lines [1994]

Sleep Party People ~ I’m Not Human At All [2⊘1⊘]

“It’s not your fault, It’s my own fault, I’m not human at all, I have no heart” “This song really resonates with me on a spiritual level. As someone with autism and a difficulty to bond with others I sometimes feel like I’m not human. Hardly anything brings me strong emotion and even if I do feel emotion it’s sudden, extreme, and too much for … Continue reading Sleep Party People ~ I’m Not Human At All [2⊘1⊘]

Slowdive ~ Sugar For The Pill [2⊘17]

“It felt like we were in a movie that had a totally implausible ending…”
Look closely and you should notice the picture icon above is a cockeyed “blue” smiley-face pill with eyes, nose, and mouth a darkly golden hewn. Says lead singer/songwriter Halstead, “As a child, I was given medicine on a sugar cube, cough medicine, or whatever it was, it would … Continue reading Slowdive ~ Sugar For The Pill [2⊘17]

mehro ~ chance with you [2⊘21]

mehro’s lament (sound of trauma) relives a memory rethought, redoubled, that might have changed everything. “When I wrote ‘chance with you’, it was an acknowledgment that I let something slip through my fingers”, native Angelean mehro says of the track. “I let fear overpower my desires, and I won’t let that happen again.” “Turn my eyes, I see you stare … Continue reading mehro ~ chance with you [2⊘21]

Palaye Royale ~ Massacre, The New American Dream [2⊘2⊘]

[June 4th, 2022 – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – 3 killed, 12 injured // June 4th, 2022 – Ecorce, Michigan – 4 injured // June 4th, 2022 – Summerton, South Carolina – 1 killed 7 injured // June 4th, 2022 – El Paso (Socorro), Texas – 5 injured // June 4th, 2022 – Phoenix , Arizona … Continue reading Palaye Royale ~ Massacre, The New American Dream [2⊘2⊘]