Archive | Sexton Blake

normanpalm07nov

I Wanna Be Sedated: "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" and "Boys Don't Cry"

As much as I put down the Pioneer Square music scene, I love a good cover. I mean c'mon, REM doing "California Dreamin"? The Postal Service doing "Against All Odds"? Dolly Parton doing "Stairway to Heaven?" You just can't beat it. Earlier this year I raved about the Sexton Blake album of covers (which I'm […]

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sextonblake07jul

Confessional Thursday

Yesterday on the way home from work (a 45-minute walk), I popped Portland's Sexton Blake onto the iPod to keep me company. I'd been meaning to listen to the album in its entirety since I skimmed it before sending it out for possible review. The album, Sexton Blake Plays the Hits is 13 tracks of […]

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