Good reading, captain: a book about Slint

Shane Worrell, Fairfax Media, 2011 IN MUSIC, 1991 is remembered for the explosion of Seattle grunge and the popularisation of underground punk rock through bands like Nirvana. Across the United States in Louisville, Kentucky, an album that was to pioneer a different genre – post-rock – appeared headed for obscurity. The album was Slint’s Spiderland, … Continue reading Good reading, captain: a book about Slint

Ten albums well worth a listen

Here are 10 albums I highly recommend. They are not necessarily my favourites, nor would they widely be considered “the greatest of all time”, but I have nonetheless enjoyed them all immensely over the years. Blake Babies – Innocence and ExperienceSeam – Problem With MeAmerican Football – American Football (LP3)Owen – OwenThe For Carnation – … Continue reading Ten albums well worth a listen