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Bad Penny MP3s: Best Of 2010, Part I – Quasi, Xiu Xiu, Harlem, Album Leaf, More

Posted in Lists, MP3s with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 01/24/2010 by kurtorzeck

In case you don’t have the time or inclination to weed through all the MP3s featured on the Bad Penny New Releases Schedule, here’s a list of choice, recently posted cuts. Continue reading


Quasi’s Sam Coomes In ’01: ‘There Isn’t Any Point In Us Rushing’ Albums

Posted in Interviews with tags , , , , on 01/11/2010 by kurtorzeck

Way back on October 4, 2001 – with the horror of 9/11 still damp in everyone’s minds – Quasi’s Sam Coomes took a few to talk with me about his band’s then-new album, The Sword of God.

“There isn’t any point in us rushing to get albums out quickly anymore,” he confessed at the time. Continue reading

Quasi’s Sam Coomes Transcript, 10.4.01: ‘I’d Still Play Music Even [If] Nobody Cared’

Posted in Interview Transcripts, Interviews with tags , , , on 01/11/2010 by kurtorzeck

As I noted after chatting with Quasi’s Sam Coomes on October 4, 2001, “It’s impossible to do an interview these days and not have at least of it consist of war talk.” Continue reading