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Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Milwaukee songwriter releases two solo albums

Spend enough time on the streets of Milwaukee's East Side and you'll surely encounter Eric...
Monday, March 19, 2012

The Promise of Power (Bopaganda)

Sometimes angry and always stripped back to a shaky voice and a fiery, plucked electric guitar, Eric Blowtorch summons the spirit of one of his heroes, Billy Bragg, on The Promise of Power. Largely recorded in his bedroom with minimal accompaniment...
Monday, June 7, 2010

Groping in the Dark (Simmerdown Productions)

The latest vinyl from Milwaukee's white socialist/pacifist reggae emissary is an electro treat with Chinese dulcimer and pots ’n ’ pans ’n ’ paint buckets programmed among the synths. It finds our man mixing romance and social conscience in a way only a guy with his particular convictions could. The other three...