Peter Garrett‘s new solo album is not my favorite. The music sounds a bit like the Oils. At least the sedated Breathe/Capricornia Oils. So there was at least some recognition, some comfort, like my once cool Chuck Taylors that are now retired from public use. The lyrics are where the train tracks hit the proverbial quicksand. WTF, Pete. […]Read more "A Version of No"
My favorite band of the 80s has a new compilation CD called “Essential Oils.” It’s a decent effort for a band that has been defunct for 10+/- years. If I were making this album, it would be live and feature this updated set list…Read more "Shoulda Woulda Coulda"
Driving in to work listening to this song It was 1998-9 all over again. Except no Red Hyundai. No massive dread over rolling in to the Esplanade and having to justify my existence to my old boss. No (ex-)wifely eyerolls and withering snark because i dared buy myself a CD.Read more "Deja Vu, except different"
I’ve seen faces in the window. I’ve seen faces in the street. They talk and walk of nothing,,, Posted from WordPress for AndroidRead more "There’s a shitstorm a coming"
Blue Sky Mining tour- 9/16/1990 Cellar Door welcomes Midnight Oil State Theater Kalamazoo with yothu yindi and some dudeRead more "Midnight Oil"
Cellar Door presents Midnight Oil, Masonic Temple Auditorium, Detroit, Michigan Diesel and Dust tour featuring Yothu Yindi and Grafitti Man October 15, 1988Read more "Midnight Oil 10/15/88"
KTCL / CUPC /Fey welcome Midnight Oil Balch Fieldhouse Boulder Colorado Earth and Sun and Moon tour. September 21, 1993. Ended promptly at 10 due to ridiculous Boulder noise ordinance. Followed, threatened by a drunk. Good times.Read more "Midnight Oil 9/21/1993"
I am so proud Published on Thursday, June 10, 2004 by the Associated Press Ex-Midnight Oil Singer Runs for Office by Jamie Tarabay SYDNEY, Australia – The former lead singer of the Australian rock band Midnight Oil announced Thursday that he will run for parliament with the opposition Labour Party — and party leaders said […]Read more "Peter Garrett (Ex Midnight Oil) Runs for Office"