The music of Les Baxter: the sound of B movies

Roger Corman turned 87 yesterday (April 5th 2013), and I’m once again reminded that, despite their low production values, his movies had awesome music. The movies he did with Vincent Price, especially the ones based on the works of Edgar Allan Poe, all had deliciously dramatic scores that were an integral part of the effectiveness…

Spotlight on: Monster Truck

Monster Truck is my new band of the moment. One of the things I love about going to concerts is the occasional discovery of a new artist among the opening acts. I recently had the chance to see Slash in concert in Montreal (one of the best concerts I’ve ever seen), and Canadian band Monster Truck…