King's Crossing one of the songs on Elliott Smith's last album From A Basement On The Hill

Posted by & filed under Elliott Smith, rock nyc.

A lot has been said about Elliott Smith’s last album, ‘From A Basement On The Hill’, that it was a suicide album, that it was not, that the family had intentionally censored some of the too-obvious-entitled songs, like ‘Suicide machine’ or ‘Abused’, although if you really listen to the lyrics of the songs, you would see it is not about killing yourself at all! The problem I have with most people is that they never go much deeper than the surface and the appearance of things, they take everything at the first degree and never make the effort to understand …

read more

Kayne West's scarves

Posted by & filed under rock nyc.

Condo himself said that the artwork was a publicity stunt, telling the New Yorker that Kanye had been looking for ‘something that will be banned’

Songs About Revenge

Posted by & filed under rock nyc.

I actually think there’s nothing wrong with vengeance when it is directed toward such a piece of crap of human being.

Fugazi To Reunite?

Posted by & filed under rock nyc.

“We had kids getting born and parents that got sick and some died. A lot of new things happened in our lives that we had to pay attention to. It meant that we had to stop working”