. : : October 22nd, 2006 : : .
I’m still trying to get through the backlog of unreleased or lost tapes I have, and it stretches pretty far back.
The good news is, it’s been a great way to rediscover fantastic music that may have fallen by the wayside in recent years.
Take for example, So Many Dynamos: my favourite dance-punk band who’s barely made a peep in the last seven years. They seem to still be active, but barely; their Facebook has a single post from May 2020, and nothing since or before until you scroll to July 2017.
Although it’s not my usual taste in musical genres, their 2006 album Flashlights (oh my god, it’s been 15-years!?) was an instant hit for me. I shared it with friends, shouted it from rooftops, and played it endlessly.
I even scoured KEXP Radio’s now sadly defunct lossless radio archive and captured this excellent performance the band put on in their studio shortly after the album’s release.Read More...