Essays Archive

19 Jul 2008

Jellyfish: The Beatles of Power Pop, Pt. 2

I wrote the following article for Youthquake magazine in 2004, but it still retains its sugary-sweet goodness. Crying Over Spilt Milk Jellyfish had finally arrived. The band was being mentioned in the same sentence as the Beatles,
18 Jul 2008

Jellyfish: The Beatles of Power Pop, Pt. 1

I wrote the following article for Youthquake magazine in 2004, but it still retains its sugary-sweet goodness.   “I want to see Jellyfish make it because I’m bored with what alternative rock has become – dreary, dull,
8 Jul 2008

Desert Island Discs: Indigo Girls; One Fair Summer Evening, Nanci Griffith

Top chart positions: Indigo Girls: #22 One Fair Summer Evening: #43 Country Bob Sims was a tough, stocky guy from Dalton, Ga., with a Southern twang to match his persona. He wore cowboy boots, jeans and a flannel