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2006 Stories by D. Sirianni

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  • Posi in Effect

    published December 28, 2006

    Following on the heels of Daytona's "This Is for You Fest," the Blackbirds, Years From Now, XRadical AttackX, Another Breath, About to Snap,... More >>

  • Coffin Dancer

    published November 30, 2006

    For those unfamiliar with the latest wave of post-rock doom metal, here's a quick debriefing: Imagine slowed-down Black Sabbath riffs with all the... More >>

  • Know the Score

    published October 19, 2006

    Forget post-hardcore, screamo, metalcore, or post-anything, for that matter. West Palm Beach's Know the Score delivers some of the rawest,... More >>

  • Blues Dragon

    published October 5, 2006

    Blues Dragon, the project of bassist Mark Telesca, takes a spin through pre-WWII blues throwing in touches of contemporary R&B, AOR, and... More >>

  • Mr. Entertainment and the Pookiesmackers

    published September 28, 2006

    Hollywood's Mr. Entertainment (Mr. E, for short) is known for his exuberant, sometimes bizarre, and always fun live performances. On... More >>

  • Help! My Ears!

    published August 31, 2006

    Hahahelp! fits into a long Miami tradition of experimental noise-trash music, in the line of Harry Pussy, Laundry Room Squelchers,... More >>

  • Consular

    published August 3, 2006

    Miami is hot and swampy — just like Consular's hybrid of doom, sludge, and metal. Composed of former members of Waiting Theory, Kiss the Sun... More >>

  • Otto Von Schirach

    published July 20, 2006

    Imagine a human civilization built on a swamp, surrounded by beaches, and populated by everyone from condo-dwelling retirees to crack dealers.... More >>

  • Doorway 27

    published June 22, 2006

    It's been almost four years since Doorway 27 dropped its last album, Doorway 27, a slick mix of Alien Ant Farm, Incubus, and Sublime. The... More >>

  • The Bikes

    published June 15, 2006

    Since combining forces in the Bikes, Rick Ambrose (Postface, Ex-Cretins) and Dan Hosker (Doersam, Holy Terrors) have been peddling their eclectic,... More >>

  • imadethismistake

    published June 1, 2006

    Kylewilliam Campol, AKA imadethismistake, offers a blend of minimalist soundscapes combined with off-beat samples, nontraditional instrumentation,... More >>

  • Dr. Mooch

    published May 25, 2006

    Dr. Mooch (AKA Muchanza Akapelwa) was born in Zambia, post-independence, and has written several books, the bulk of which are poetry and... More >>

  • Rayko/KRB

    published May 18, 2006

    When you throw the new Rayko/KRB release Six in the old stereo, the first thing that comes to mind is the halcyon days of the 1990s —... More >>

  • Fat, White, and Crunked Up

    published May 4, 2006

    Ever wondered about the ethnographic background of the rapper known to the world as Bubba Sparxxx, née Warren Anderson Mathis? Those... More >>

  • Band the Joke

    published April 20, 2006

    Many people love the visceral, passionate explosion in contemporary music that's been called emo, screamo, post-hardcore, and any of a million and... More >>

  • Chipmunk Pie, Anyone?

    published April 13, 2006

    Perhaps you haven't had the pleasure of taking part in the fried-chicken-eating, boogaloo-dancing, good ol'-fashioned hoedown that is a... More >>

  • The Siblings

    published April 6, 2006

    Since 1973, the Pointer Sisters have been making waves in the pop world, surviving the twists and turns of stardom and longevity. Ruth,... More >>

  • Sad and Loving It

    published March 16, 2006

    Despite his recent troubles with the law (See the October 6, 2005 issue of this publication), Keith Morile Michaud has found the strength to... More >>

  • Get 'Er Done

    published March 9, 2006

    Since the revival that began in the '80s and blossomed in the past ten years, bands aplenty have sprung up, weaned on Wilco, Sun Volt,... More >>

  • Sister Act

    published March 2, 2006

    Are they goth? Are they rock? Does it matter? The Sisters of Mercy have put together more than two decades of smash hits, public... More >>

  • Hardcore Enterprise

    published February 23, 2006

    Walking into the Fort Lauderdale offices of Eulogy Recordings is more like reaching an intersection than a destination. One route —... More >>

  • Betta Axe Somebody

    published February 23, 2006

    Let me tell you something: Duwayne Burnside can flat out play guitar. The son of veteran bluesman R.L. Burnside, Duwayne grew up in... More >>

  • Out of Touch?

    published February 9, 2006

    All the kids love the '80s. Just look at the tight-pants-wearing, asymmetrical-haircut-sporting throngs of post-teens jittering to those totally... More >>

  • The Law One

    published February 2, 2006

    Local legend Charlie Pickett was there before Wilco, before the Jayhawks, before the onslaught of roots Americana and the dilution of rock... More >>

  • The Tributes Continue

    published February 2, 2006

    There’s a special moment during so many beer-fueled evenings at the bar, the party, or just the living room, when someone puts on a Sublime... More >>

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