Bends, reverse curves, successful Red Sox teams, how could I ask for anything more? Well, for one thing: short, punchy rock songs. The first few songs of the week packed a full dose of noise under 3:00 and we’re going to continue the theme through the week.
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick & Tich. I first heard this forgotten British Invasion band listening to Quentin Tarantino’s soundtrack to Death Proof. We’re looking deeper today, namely because the song has fantastic parallels to the Dresden Dolls’ “Missed Me”– maybe it’s even the male counterpoint to Amanda Palmer’s teasing, stuttering cabaret stomp. What the heck, today is a two-fer. “Ahhhh show me now…”