retshep has written 3 posts for PPRAE

The Venetia Fair – Every Sick, Disgusting Thought We’ve Got In Our Brain (Review)

Playing like the house band for a gallows humor carnival, The Venetia Fair’s new album, Every Sick, Disgusting Thought We’ve Got In Our Brain is a 49 minute roller coaster ride that starts off with “Too Late To Dream,” – its orchestral drums and somewhat Mariachi-style trumpet segueing into absolute mayhem. Which is not to … Continue reading

Time Travels – Secret (Review)

There exists a certain type of song most music listeners loathe known as “the song that ends way too soon.” Just when the song starts to swing, it abruptly ends, leaving the listener aggravated because we didn’t want it to end just yet. For New York-based indie-rockers Time Travels, the title track off their 5-song EP Secret is … Continue reading

Cable35 – Fungus (Review)

Cable35 are in love with the ‘90s. Their latest offering, Fungus, is 19 minutes of Nirvana worship with traces of Pixies (“Rental Sunshine”) and pure punk rock (“Boznich”) thrown in for flavor. At their best, this UK trio bring enough energy to rival country mates Pulled Apart By Horses (“Spinach”), or surprise the listener by … Continue reading

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