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BOSTON SPACESHIPS Let It Beard CD/LP

While the majority of aging musicians are compared to their earlier selves, and their later attempts contrasted for the worse against the accomplished albums that once were, Bob Pollard and Boston Spaceships altogether are in a special category with groups like Pierced Arrows and Mission of Burma, who are in the middle of a very […]

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I’M IN THE BAND: BACKSTAGE NOTES FROM THE CHICK IN WHITE ZOMBIE by Sean Yseult; Soft Skull Press, 2010

Goddamn I loved Soul Crusher.  I bought it for the cover alone, this miasma of psychoglo paint and fleecy-headed rockers with hot Crayola lettering—thinking magenta?—and inside was wax worthy of anything coming forth at the time.  White Zombie was on the map, first releasing Crusher on its own and then getting picked up by Caroline. […]