Our Puppet Selves – The Wind That Is One Glenn Jones (That I Mean)

This is an old review of a show Glenn Jones played in my hometown of Dubuque, Iowa in 2011. Having seen Jones pass through Iowa again relatively recently, I figured I'd post this lil' write up from the days of yore. As much as things change, they stay the same, and Jones continues to be a force and inspiration to a newly revitalized American prim…

A Menu of Delightful Sounds – Dere Moans’ Future Deli

Bad Cake Records is a tape label that appeared in early 2018 and boasts 10 releases so far. Run by Tony Lien, the Minnesota label fashions itself a “misfit, non-elitist cassette label with no set aesthetic.” The real link I hear between their releases is that each artist does their cooking in a home studio and keeps it on the raw lo-fi side…