Local Review: Zu with Xabier Iriondo/Iceburn 10″ – 9 Songs

Local Review: Zu with Xabier Iriondo/Iceburn 10″ – 9 Songs
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Zu with Xabier Iriondo/Iceburn 10″ 9 Songs Wallace Records Street: 09.2006 Zu/Iceburn = Lou Reed’s Metal Machine Music + John Zorn Painkiller + Belly Button Iceburn’s split 10″ with Italian

Local Review: Various Artists – Circus Brown’s Snackbox

Local Review: Various Artists – Circus Brown’s Snackbox
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Various Artists Circus Brown’s Snackbox KRCL 90.9 FM Street: 07.01 Circus Brown = KRCL DJ who spins on Saturday Nights, 10pm-1am Circus Brown is a power player in the realm

Local Review: Sun Fall on Echoes – S/T

Local Review: Sun Fall on Echoes – S/T
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Sun Fall on Echoes S/T Self-Released Street: Sun Fall on Echoes = Black Tape for a Blue Girl + Charitona + Ataraxia Doth thou hear a whisper or an ocean

Local Review: Nolens Volens – Fuck Imogen Heap

Local Review: Nolens Volens – Fuck Imogen Heap
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Nolens Volens Fuck Imogen Heap Billygoat Database Street: 08.03 Nolens Volens = VCR Quintet + Tigerbeat6 + nonnon In my last review I made intimations of Andrew being the love

Local Reviews: Nolens Volens

Local Reviews: Nolens Volens
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This is, like, the second or third album Nolens Volens has released this year and it doesn’t look like he is going to stop, unfortunately. All joking aside, if you have been following Andrew Glassett’s musical journey, you will have invariably noticed that this CD is a departure from his earlier, pounding club hits.  … read more

Local Reviews: The VCR Quintet

Local Reviews: The VCR Quintet
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The freshest and most exciting stuff to come out of Salt Lake is the local noise scene. 2006 saw the amazing album by The Tenets of Balthazar’s Castle (a top five of Andrew Glassett) and 2007 is set with a new release by The VCR Quintet.  … read more

Local Reviews: I Hate Girls with Bruises

Local Reviews: I Hate Girls with Bruises
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The Salt Lake City noise scene is blowing up and it is no small part to the concerted and concentrated efforts of one Aaron Zillionaire. On this release, Zillionaire and collaborator Tia Martinez, haven’t gone the usual route of penetrating noise and obtuse shocking visuals that subordinate the sound, but have taken this one track opus and made it sound as if you were in an industrial warehouse full of machines moving blending and echoing in harmonious unison. … read more

Local Reviews: Night Terror

Local Reviews: Night Terror
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Clocking in at a diminutive 12 minutes in length, Jared Russell’s Night Terror Primitive Reaction is getting a mixed reaction. At 12 minutes it’s just enough of a conceptual build-up to maintain interest, but one wonders whether or not would still sound fresh if it had been longer. To his credit, he knows when to fold’em.  … read more

Local Reviews: Vile Blue Shades

Local Reviews: Vile Blue Shades
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The aptly named Triple Threat CD collects the three out-of-print VBS albums;Dark Wizard, Bottle of Pain and Obleaske of the Orb onto one shiny super-saver disc. VBS is like a great mixed drink, combining everything in just the right proportion.  … read more

Local Reviews: Dead Yeti

Local Reviews: Dead Yeti
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Out of the four Red Light Sound releases that have recently come out, this is the best. Harsh and perverse from the very moment you step into it, it’s like fucking an exquisite corpse.  … read more