Adam S. Goldman

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  • 17 years ago | Reviews

    R.E.M. Up Warner Bros. ACCORDING TO THE September issue of Jane, R.E.M. considered naming their new album Alone in My Urine, a title that could be read as a somewhat melodramatic take on the band's current identity crisis. In 1998, R.E.M. is "stuc...

  • 17 years ago | Reviews

    Bis Intendo Grand Royal LIKE THE TELETUBBIES, Bis are a U.K. export aimed at the youth market. Their rhetorical strategy--also like the 'Tubbies-- involves a mind-numbing repetition that tends to drive the grown-ups a little mad. And for all the h...

  • 17 years ago | Reviews

    Possum Dixon New Sheets Interscope BACK IN FEBRUARY 1994, when guitar rockers were living it up like first-class passengers on the Titanic, Possum Dixon were an oddity. There they were on 120 Minutes--four uncommonly handsome young men with natty ...

  • 17 years ago | Reviews

    The Red Telephone The Red Telephone Warner Bros. CALL IT "CRISIS in Corporate Rock-Land, Episode #219." The fact that the kids don't want to rock like they used to is hardly a secret to anyone who has been paying attention, but no one has ever acc...

  • 18 years ago | Reviews

    One must relinquish the throne of the Golden God when one's bladder becomes intractable.