The Resonars – Nonetheless Blue

October 21, 2007 Garwood Pickjon 0

Fourth album by what happens to be the only Resonar, Matt Rendon, and what he’s still on about, is giving birth to new generations of “children of nuggets”, mostly leaning onto the British side of […]


Val Stöecklein – Grey Life

October 20, 2007 Garwood Pickjon 0

Compared to the similar “nakedly emotional (solo) recordings” by the emotionally tormented soulmates such as Skip Spence or Syd Barrett, I’m sure this one is much easier to swallow by an average listener. However, what […]


The Cynics – Here We Are

October 12, 2007 Garwood Pickjon 0

Not that they were lacking a sparkling moment or two during their 25 year long career, spent on the forefront of the sixties garage punk revival, but it seems that there’s nothing cynical about saying […]


The Higher State – And In Time

October 6, 2007 Garwood Pickjon 0

Continuing their joint jangly trip towards the higher spheres of mid’60s garage punk folkydelia, started out way back in the early ‘90s, while they were considered to be Mystreated, “from ‘round here” Martin and Mole […]