Got Buddha's Pest few months ago---got it pre-loved, second-hand, from eBay. As advertised, it is in mint condition. The CD inserts, with production notes and lyrics, are still intact---means the previous owner really took good care of it. It's quite amusing though, that the liner notes come with directions and precautions, warning about the dangers… Continue reading Buddha’s Pest (The Mongols, 2004)
Note: This was originally written in September 2016, around the time everyone was going crazy over a TV ad featuring the Eraserheads. “We grew up listening to the music from the best decade ever.” … Continue reading Have you ever wished you were a 90’s kid? FYI, the 2000’s was awesome too!
Three albums in and Pupil goes back to zero - a restart, a new beginning. Yan Yuzon's out and erstwhile Mongol Jerome Velasco comes in. The angular riffs and dream-pop soundscapes are out - traded for the more compact ones. The alt-rock palette with strong post-punk leaning, they decided to explore no further. We saw… Continue reading Zilch (Pupil, 2015)