The prolific and pointless musical career of a woman with limited talent but unlimited resources.
Tag: outsider music
Sarah Brand’s Musical Fantasies
The once heard, never forgotten recorded works of the unique singer and video producer.
Julie’s Sixteenth Birthday – The Story Behind A Notorious Album Cover
Behind every Bad Album Cover is a record, often made with sincerity and naivety. Here is the tale behind one of the more infamous.
It’s Hip to be Square-ish. The Residents Set Fire to Popular Music Over Seven Discs
Probing the wonders and frustrations of The Residents’ Cube-E Box extravaganza.
William Shatner And Canned Heat Work Together
Another unlikely musical collaboration from the legendary performer.
God’s Chosen Puppets: The Weird World Of Christian Music LPs
A visual study of the incredibly strange world of the independently-produced Christian LP.
Dyin’ Dogs, Metal, Meat And Bone – The Residents Are Not Done Yet
The uber-experimentalists move on from the loss of their leader with a new, angry and aggressive reconstruction of the blues.
Daz Lawrence Is Beyond The Pale
Everything you need – and quite a few that you don’t – from (un)popular music in our Reprobate correspondent’s weekly radio show.
Pretty Vacant: The Weird World Of Sex Pistols Cover Versions
Anarchy in the Music Industry – an alternative world of Sex Pistols classics by other people.
The Glory Of The Portsmouth Sinfonia
The magnificent cacophany of ‘the world’s worst orchestra’ remembered.
Estelle California’s Lust For Black Glory
Transracialism vs cultural appropriation, via the medium of wailing pop music.
The Origin Of The Residents: A Nickle If Your Dick’s This Big And Not Available
The lost, controversial and even more experimental than usual Residents recordings reissued reviewed.