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Jackass in the Rearview Mirror

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Written by Pete Timmermann Monday, 29 September 2014 21:52

CA jackass_75This column is about what to do if, like me, you have a perhaps unhealthy level of interest in the Jackass films.

 

The American Professionals | Paging Mr. Lindo

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Written by DL Hegel Monday, 22 September 2014 18:33

gypsy TAP“I like whichever one I’m doing at the time, but almost to the point of being delusional.”

   

Compositions for the Young & Old, Interlude | The Important Part

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Thursday, 18 September 2014 22:35

It's why we're all here.

 

 

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 18 | LoudBomb, “Long Playing Grooves” (2002)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Thursday, 18 September 2014 22:29

Following up the rock/techno hybrid Modulate, Bob unleashes an album of pure electronica under his anagram nom de DJ.

 
   

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 17 | Bob Mould, “Modulate” (2002)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Thursday, 18 September 2014 07:00

Bob returns from a four-year hiatus by going full-on techno on his electronica/rock hybrid LP Modulate, but does he succeed?

 

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 16 | Bob Mould, “The Last Dog and Pony Show” (1998)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Wednesday, 17 September 2014 22:29

Bob decides to (briefly) say farewell to rock music, but not before taking a well-deserved victory lap.

 

 

   

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 15 | Bob Mould, “Bob Mould” (1996)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Monday, 15 September 2014 21:01

Sugar dissolves and Bob returns to his solo roots on his very personal self-titled release.

 

 

 

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 14 | Sugar, “File Under: Easy Listening” (1994)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Saturday, 13 September 2014 06:57

Bob Mould's trio tries to make lightning strike twice on their second, impeccably titled power-pop gem of an LP.

 

 

   

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 13 | Sugar, “Beaster” (1993)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Tuesday, 09 September 2014 23:29

Sugar follows the glorious alterna-pop debut with a much darker EP full of guitars, rage, and haunting religious imagery.

 

 

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 12 | Sugar, “Copper Blue” (1992)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Monday, 08 September 2014 13:39

Jason and Mike turn their attention to Bob Mould's finest hour and a classic of '90s alternative rock, his band Sugar's debut.

 

   

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 11 | Bob Mould, “Black Sheets of Rain” (1990)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Friday, 05 September 2014 12:00

Bob Mould follows up the folky beauty of Workbook with with one of his bleakest moments in this dour sophomore solo effort.

 

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 10 | Bob Mould, “Workbook” (1989)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Thursday, 04 September 2014 21:59

Mould leaves behind both punk and pop on his pastoral debut solo album.

 

 

   

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 9 | Hüsker Dü, “Warehouse: Songs and Stories” (1987)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Wednesday, 03 September 2014 20:36

The Minneapolis trio leaves punk behind on their swan song, a 20-song double LP of power pop glory.

 

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 8 | Hüsker Dü, “Candy Apple Grey” (1986)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Tuesday, 02 September 2014 19:34

The unstoppable punk rock trio hits their first stumbling block on their major label debut.

 

   

Netflix Isn’t as Bad as You Think…But It’s Getting Worse

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Written by Pete Timmermann Monday, 01 September 2014 00:00

CA0914 netflixNetflix is doing a rare thing among corporations of its size: It’s producing valuable art with its profits.

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 7 | Hüsker Dü, “Flip Your Wig” (1985)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Sunday, 31 August 2014 00:00

For their second album of 1985, the Hüskers move even further from their hardcore roots on the album where punk begat pop-punk.
 
 
   

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 6 | Hüsker Dü,“New Day Rising” (1985)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Saturday, 30 August 2014 16:20

Exploring the album where the Hüskers punk starts to go pop.

 

 

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 5 | Hüsker Dü, “Zen Arcade” (1984)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Friday, 29 August 2014 00:00

Exploring the album where punk grew up, a landmark concept double-LP that stretches the limits of punk and hardcore.

 

   

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 4 | Hüsker Dü, “Metal Circus” (1983)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Thursday, 28 August 2014 19:19

metalcircus“Hey punkers, fuck the haters and follow your muse wherever she takes you.”

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 3 | Hüsker Dü, “Everything Falls Apart” (1983)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Wednesday, 27 August 2014 00:00

Hüsker Dü bring their savagery to the studio with their second release, but this time they've added a dab of pop to their hardcore smorgasbord.

 

   

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 2 | Hüsker Dü, “Land Speed Record” (1982)

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Tuesday, 26 August 2014 00:00

Mike and Jason begin their trek through Bob Mould's discography with Hüsker Dü's debut, a live blitzkrieg of blistering hardcore.

 

 

 

Compositions for the Young & Old, Pt. 1 | A Trip Through the Complete Discography of Bob Mould

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Written by Jason Green & Mike Koehler Monday, 25 August 2014 00:00

Two superfans of the Hüsker Dü and Sugar singer/songwriter/guitarist take you on a trip through the man's expansive discography in anticipation of his upcoming appearance September 19 at the Old Rock House.

 

 

   

The Yowl | Gnarl, Boogie, and Gnash

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Written by DL Hegel Saturday, 23 August 2014 14:24

yowl sqChuck Berry meets Johnny Thunders and talks trash with Muhammad Ali.

 

Suzie Cue and the Terrible Toys | Ben Folds Is for Grownups

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Written by DL Hegel Friday, 08 August 2014 11:13

gypsy suziecue_75“Keeping my [toy] guitar in tune has been a whole other level of challenge and patience.”

   

Movie Road Trips

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Written by Pete Timmermann Thursday, 31 July 2014 22:55

cellatrocWhat’s a movie theater junkie to do, one who’s desperate to see certain, obscure-leaning new releases as soon as possible, with no hope of seeing them locally on the big screen (or otherwise)?

 

Divorcing Amazon

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Written by Pete Timmermann Monday, 30 June 2014 13:54

ca july-smI’d like to offer a hearty second to Stephen Colbert’s promotion of Portland’s legendary bookstore Powell’s, which has best website for an independent bookstore I’ve ever seen.

   

The Maness Brothers | All in the Family

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Written by DL Hegel Thursday, 26 June 2014 19:10

dl maness-75We know what we want out of the band and out of life and it’s easy that way. We can get mad and give each other black eyes and call each other up later to eat ice cream in the driveway.

 

ARR! | In My Other Band…

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Written by DL Hegel Thursday, 12 June 2014 20:28

gypsy arr_smIn some bands I’m a peacekeeper, and in others a rabble rouser.

   

Movie Label Fanboys

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Written by Pete Timmermann Sunday, 01 June 2014 14:32

CA drafthouse-75If you like one Drafthouse Films release, you’ll probably like all of them.

 

Let’s Meet in a Dream

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Written by Pete Timmermann Saturday, 26 April 2014 23:17

cellatrocI’ve known Shigesato Itoi’s name since about 1995, but didn’t start connecting him to other things I like until just a few years ago.

   

The Old Souls Revival | Young at Heart

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Written by DL Hegel Wednesday, 23 April 2014 20:58

OSRPBSTL 75There’s something interesting about having the potential to connect with people like never before, not only as an artist, but no matter what you do.

 

Uncovering the Obscure

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Written by Pete Timmermann Wednesday, 02 April 2014 07:27

cellatrocThe goal here, really, is to celebrate physical media, as it is and as it was.

   

Bible Belt Sinners | Wearing Their Sunday Best

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Written by DL Hegel Wednesday, 26 February 2014 13:03

col BBSSB 75My songwriting process is still a mystery, even to me.

 

Brown Suga: Mya | Single, Sexy, and Sweet

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Written by Ashley White Thursday, 26 December 2013 12:03

Mya 75Mya was sure to make women feel empowered like they were the crème de la crème, and everyone would just have to deal, and I loved her for every bit of it.

   

The Last Night | From Tupac to Grandpa Joe

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Written by DL Hegel Monday, 23 December 2013 18:37

last-night 75It’s like rock ’n’ roll and Country and Western had an illegitimate child and left if on our doorstep to raise.

 

What Makes a Good Song

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Written by DL Hegel Tuesday, 26 November 2013 12:53

guitar 75I started writing songs the same time I started learning guitar. I kinda thought that was a part of the deal.

   

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