Reviews Archive

22 Dec 2016

Album of the Year: Death of the Cool, Cotton Mather

Cotton Mather may be one of the best bands you’ve never heard of. Granted, they had their chances. Their album┬áKontiki,┬árecorded on a four-track┬árecorder, was praised by none other than Noel Gallagher of Oasis. It still didn’t turn
20 Nov 2016

‘Sing Street’ – Movie Review

A pleasant surprise greeted me when I came home from work the other day. My daughter was watching “Sing Street,” a movie about a 15-year-old who starts a band to get the attention of, of course, a
23 Oct 2016

Review: Teenage Fanclub, Bottom Lounge, Chicago

There are very few bands I’ll shell out air fare for to go see. A Teenage Fanclub concert is one of those times, and since they weren’t making their way south as part of their quick tour