Tag Archives: Detroit

The Dirtbombs – ooey gooey chewy ka-blooey!

Dirtbomb frontman, Mick Collins, former proprietor of Detroit garage-punk band, the Gories, has finally released his longawaited “bubblegum album.” Paying homage to late 60’s and early 70’s sunshiny rock, Ooey Gooey Chewy Ka-blooey is instantly reminiscent of groups like The Archies and Josie & and the Pussycats. Collins delivers a fair share of sing-a-long choruses, childlike […]

Nate Young – Regression “Blinding Confusion” (NNA Tapes)

Young’s NNA follow up to 2011’s “Stay Asleep: Regression Vol. 2”. Young is from Detroit, and his rustbelt-inspired, dark electronic arrangements evoke somber images of death, apocalyptic landscapes, the undead, creepy hospital wards.  Atonal studies, unrelenting dirge.  Young’s horrific zone is unique and calculated, minimal and spacious.  Album artwork by the artist himself.