#745 PJ Harvey – Rid of Me

PJ Harvey returns for a second time on 1001 Albums… with her second studio album Rid of Me. The album is listed on Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums of All Time. I was not a huge fan of her first album, but I liked it enough to not dread seeing this one on the list. […]

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#624 Pixies – Surfer Rosa

Pixies‘ Surfer Rosa is the album that inspire Nirvana‘s Nevermind. Both albums are produced by Steve Albini. it is another band that Eric liked that I never listened to. Now I am wondering what we listened to when we went on those drives together. I remember his little car clearly. I remember it had a […]

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#554 Big Black – Atomizer

Big Black was a band in the 80s founded by Steve Albini. He is¬†known as a record producer for many bands, especially Nirvana‘s In Utero album. Atomizer is the bands debut album of noise rock and punk music. Their use of the drum machine foreshadowed the industrial rock music scene. Songs that I liked were […]

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