All articles by Eric Broome


Reviews salvaged from the old CDNow site:

Apples in Stereo/Tone Soul Evolution
Archers of Loaf/White Trash Heroes
Ashley Stove/New Scars
Bailterspace/Solar 3
Adrian Belew/Coming Attractions
Blonde Redhead/In an Expression of the Inexpressible
Bobgoblin/The 12-Point Master Plan
Ian Brown/Unfinished Monkey Business
Buffalo Tom/Smitten
Built to Spill/Keep It Like a Secret
The Cardigans/Gran Turismo
Cocteau Twins/BBC Sessions
Chris Cornell/Euphoria Morning
Cracker/Garage D'Or
Cream/Disraeli Gears
Dinosaur Jr./In Session
Dishwalla/And You Think You Know What Life's About
The Doors/The Doors
Eels/Daisies of the Galaxy
Far/Water & Solutions
The Flaming Lips/The Soft Bulletin
Flight 16/Flight 16
Genesis/Archive#2 1976-1992
Geraldine Fibbers/Butch
Golden Smog/Weird Tales
Gomez/Bring It On
Grand Mal/Maledictions
The High Llamas/Snowbug
Robyn Hitchcock/Storefront Hitchcock
Imperial Teen/What Is Not to Love
Kara's Flowers/The Fourth World
Knapsack/This Conversation Is Ending Starting Right Now.
Mark Lanegan/I'll Take Care of You
Mark Lanegan/Field Songs
Ben Lee/Breathing Tornados
John Lennon/Imagine
Love/Forever Changes
April March/Chrominance Decoder
Mojave 3/Out of Tune
Mudhoney/March to Fuzz
The Muffs/Happy Birthday to Me
The Muffs/Hamburger
Mike Ness/Under the Influences
Neutral Milk Hotel/In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
Oasis/The Masterplan
Michael Penn/MP4
Bijou Phillips/I'd Rather Eat Glass
Plastiq Phantom/Enjoy the Art of Lying Down
Polara/C'est La Vie
Pond/Rock Collection
Possum Dixon/New Sheets
Primitive Radio Gods/Mellotron On!
The Push Stars/After the Party
R.E.M./New Adventures in Hi-Fi (also here, here)
The Rentals/Seven More Minutes
Seam/The Pace Is Glacial
Sebadoh/The Sebadoh
Sixteen Deluxe/Emits Showers of Sparks
Slider/Sudden Fun
Snow Patrol/Songs for Polar Bears
The Soft Boys/Underwater Moonlight
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion/Acme
Spiritualized/Royal Albert Hall October 10 1997 Live (also here)
The Sundays/Static & Silence
12 Rounds/My Big Hero
Rufus Wainwright/Rufus Wainwright
XTC/Transistor Blast
Neil Young/Road Rock Volume 1
Soundtrack/Liberty Heights
Various Artists/Everything Is Nice

Collected reviews:

Mean Street reviews, 2001
Mean Street reviews, 2000
Mean Street reviews, 1999
Mean Street reviews, 1998
Mean Street reviews, 1997
Smug reviews, 1999-2000
The Bob reviews, 1998-2000

offsite features

Mazzy Star (also here)
P.M. Dawn
Redd Kross
The Spinanes
Swell (also here)
That Dog
Rufus Wainwright
Cornelius, Grandaddy, Tuatara reviews

My contribution to Village Voice's Pazz & Jop poll for 2000

My contribution to Village Voice's Pazz & Jop poll for 2001

My contribution to Village Voice's Pazz & Jop poll for 2002

onsite features

Cracker (also here)
The Delta 72
The Eels (also here)
Jason Falkner (also here)
The Flaming Lips
Ben Folds Five(1)
Ben Folds Five(2)
The Folk Implosion
The Geraldine Fibbers
Margo Guryan
The Halo Benders
The High Llamas
The Jesus & Mary Chain
Stephen Malkmus
J Mascis & the Fog
Eric Matthews
The Olivia Tremor Control
Ours (also here)
Jonny Polonsky
Ron Sexsmith
They Might Be Giants

Short features on Black Box Recorder, Amy Correia, the Handsome Family, Lambchop, Low and Tin Hat Trio written for SOMA magazine (plus some quick record reviews)

Band overviews which were formerly on the Yahoo! Music site:
The Clean
Golden Palominos
The Spinanes
Rufus Wainwright

Short reviews of incoming albums
Short reviews of favored 2006 albums
Short reviews of favored 2005 albums
Short reviews of favored 2004 albums
Short reviews of favored 2003 albums
Short reviews of favored 2002 albums
Short reviews of favored 2001 albums
Short reviews of favored 2000 albums
Short reviews of favored 1999 albums

Some other artists whom I have interviewed/written features about:

American Music Club, Archers of Loaf, Bandit Queen, the Bats, Bazooka, Adrian Belew, Belly, Bettie Serveert, Frank Black, Blinker the Star, the Blue Aeroplanes, Buffalo Tom, Butthole Surfers, the Chills, Cocteau Twins, Cop Shoot Cop, the Cramps, Downy Mildew, Th' Faith Healers, Firehose, Flop, Fountains of Wayne, Frente, Gang of Four, Juliana Hatfield, Kristin Hersh, House of Freaks, the Jazz Butcher, Killdozer, King Missile, Lenny Kravitz, Luna, Kirsty MacColl, Madder Rose, Mudhoney, the Muffs, Colin Newman, the Offspring, Pale Saints, Pere Ubu, Poi Dog Pondering, Pond, Possum Dixon, Poster Children, Primus (twice), Rosa Mota, Sebadoh (twice), Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Silverfish, Sonic Youth (twice), Spiritualized, Stereolab, Straitjacket Fits, Sugar, the Sugarplastic, Swallow, Matthew Sweet, Teenage Fanclub, Thrush Hermit, Timbuk 3, Tiny Lights, Unrest, Velvet Crush, the Verlaines, the Wedding Present, Ween (twice), Weezer, Victoria Williams, the Wrens, Yo La Tengo.

My articles have appeared in outlets including:
Mean Street
The Bob
Music Boulevard

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