What do a Renaissance painter, Taoist literature, the theremin, 1950s sci-fi digests and Lana Del Rey have in common? In some way, all have left a mark on Garrett Borns’ sophomore album, “Blue Madonna,” out Jan. 12. The Buzz Bands LA interview:
In the Buzz Bands LA interview, pioneering electronic artist Gary Numan says his new album “Savage (Songs From A Broken World),” originally conceived as a novel, might not have happened if not for Donald Trump. “It’s a perilous time in the world,” he says.
Linda Perhacs, who turns 75 today, is worried about “the volume of love that’s needed to dilute the volume of hate.” In the Buzz Bands LA interview, she talks about adding to the former with her new album “I’m a Harmony.”
“How Did I Find Myself Here?” is the first album in 29 years by influential band The Dream Syndicate. Which gave main man Steve Wynn cause to wonder: “Has there ever been a band that reunited and made a record you like?” On that and other issues …