Month: April 2017

The Chills at San Fran Bath House

New Photos from The Chills concert at San Fran Bath House (26 April 2017) Click:  https://timgruar.wordpress.com/photo-album/ Originally published at http://www.13thfloor.co.nz/?p=86412 The publicity for this upcoming tour read spectacularly well, like some long-lost lyrics from The Man Monster from the Id.  “Out on the tar sealed and gravelly roads this April and

Record Store Day 2017

New Photos from two gigs at Slow  Boat Records (22 April 2017) Click:  https://timgruar.wordpress.com/photo-album/  

My Top 100 Best Albums

Bob Mould – The Last Dog and Pony Show (RykoDisc) 1998’s The Last Dog And Pony Show was Mould’s ostensible farewell to his punk-rock past and guitar-hero persona. Demoralized by the whims and indignities of the music industry, Mould had decided (prematurely, it turns out) that he was finished. The

My Top 100 Best Albums

Thurston Moore – The Best Day It’s in Thurston Moore’s nature to provoke, antagonize, and push musical boundaries, and the results have rarely been anything short of thrilling over the course of his 30-plus-year career. He’s one of those guys of the rare Waits, Beefheart, and Zappa variety who have

Record Store Day – 22 April 2017

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