August, 2005

We Jam Econo

Tonight I went to see the Minutemen documentary, We Jam Econo over at the Gene Siskel Film Center with the Demon (who graciously offered to drive). The place is in the heart of downtown, right near State/Lake streets. I had […]

R.I.P. Piggy

I tell you, the past couple weeks have been cursed with music-related deaths. I am sad to now report that Denis “Piggy” D’Amour from the great Canadian metal band, Voivod, has passed away. Here’s the story that was taken from […]

Devo – Live 1980 DVD

Devo – Live 1980 DVD Music Video Distributors Devo, while enjoying a bit of mainstream success thanks to MTV and their song “Whip It”, were somewhat of an anomaly in the world of punk/new wave. They were certainly unique and […]

The many flavors of: Gods Favorite Dog

This record was featured in a recent “Selections from The Punk Vault” and it got me to thinking that there was a few different variations of it. I was missing one of them, which I have since acquired, thus giving […]