Even though the high point of both the Lemonheads and the Psychedelic Furs' careers is a song from a movie, these bands are as decade-defining as the films that their hits soundtracked.
The Lemonheads' cover of "Mrs. Robinson" was invented to coincide with the '90s VHS release of the '60s classic ... More >>
Psychedelic Furs' Richard Butler.In the early '80s, both U2 and the Psychedelic Furs played the German TV show Rockpalast. Thirty years later, Bono's filling Sun Life Stadium while the Furs play Culture Room.
What happened? Both were influenced by the Jam, the Clash, the Buzzcocks, and the Sex ... More >>
Pink Lincolns - Sumo Fumes 2
(Stiff Pole Records)
In honor of Richard "Big Stiff" Konwinski, who passed this past July in Tampa, I'll be juggling between the County Grind and Crossfade blogs doing my Blast From the Past thing on the record label that he founded, St ... More >>