Allison and Her Music #4 (Sing to me tonight)

Allison and Her Music #4 (Sing to me tonight)

My friend asked me if I wanted to go to the X96 Nightmare Before X-Mas concert.  I was lukewarm on the notion.  OKGo is great but not a deal maker.  I heard Innerpartysystem, a post industrial techno band, was playing.  Sign me up!  I love me some electronica!  It’s great to dance to.  I put […]

 

Allison and Her Music #2 (She was an insatiable black hole)

Allison and Her Music #2 (She was an insatiable black hole)

As a screw you to their alma mater, Western Illinois University, the original members (clad in black pants, black shirts and black nail polish) figured Stabbing Westward was the most violent name that could pay homage to the one horse town that didn’t understand their feelings.  In 1993 they relocated to Chicago and released several […]

 

Allison and Her Music #0.5 (Transatlanticism)

Allison and Her Music #0.5 (Transatlanticism)

Half entries will forever be known (in the realm of Allison and Her Music) as the album she’s experiencing that week.  Give it a listen.  Form some opinions.  When I post my experience we will talk/write about it together. Death Cab for Cutie, Transatlanticism, 2003, Bursuk Records

 

Allison and Her Music #0 (the introduction)

Allison and Her Music #0 (the introduction)

The Sabo’s have always been surrounded with pop culture.  Growing up there was rarely a Sunday that went by where we didn’t pull out the TV trays and eat dinner while watching America’s Funniest Home Videos, the Simpsons and King of the Hill.  Birthday from the Beatles White Album awakened us on our special day.  […]