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2002 Stories by Omar Perez

Archives: 2003 | 2002
  • Belated Passion

    published December 19, 2002

    We all need a little down time, and Zach Ziskin is no exception. It was during the late Nineties when Ziskin's former band, Passion Seeds, put... More >>

  • Nuclear Valdez

    published November 28, 2002

    It seems ages since Miami's Nuclear Valdez stole the limelight with its 1989 single "Summer," only to fade out of the national attention that... More >>

  • I Am the Product

    published October 17, 2002

    "I guess you get to a point in your life when you start asking the big questions, like what does it all mean," says Eric Knight, sitting in a... More >>

  • Cribabi

    published October 17, 2002

    With the excess of empty sugar calories fattening music listeners, Cribabi's Volume is an example of how a little glucose in one's diet can... More >>

  • Nobody's Jesus

    published October 10, 2002

    Whatever you call the Damn Personals, please, please don't refer to them as the saviors of rock and roll, even if their retro indie rock is... More >>

  • Catch It Live!

    published September 26, 2002

    An emerging guitarist from Texas, Hadden Sayers bares his knuckles and jabs with powerful blues hooks on his latest Ultrasonic release,... More >>

  • Grandpa Punk

    published September 12, 2002

    Back in 1978, long-time U.K. Subs guitarist Nicky Garratt remarked to a writer that frontman Charlie Harper was old enough to be part of... More >>

  • Injected

    published August 8, 2002

    Whether or not Injected's rendezvous with fame will be a fifteen-minute fling or an LTR remains to be seen. But if staying power is a vital... More >>

  • Can't Keep Every Woman Down

    published July 25, 2002

    Historically the most common place for women in the blues is the "my baby done left me" line that's become a staple of the form. But for the past... More >>

  • Not a Rock Band

    published July 18, 2002

    For a long time, Ed Hale's sense of geography depended on rock and roll. "I knew about England, of course, because of the Beatles and the Stones,... More >>

  • Charming Fetish

    published May 16, 2002

    One look at Bozo Porno Circus and you instantly know they're not from around here -- no matter where here may be. "We were eating at Wendy's and I... More >>

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