Geoff Wilbur’s Renegade Newsletter

 

Past Interviews, Articles, and Reviews

April 1996 through December 1996 (issue 31 through issue 40)

 

The Fall 1996 Online Edition featured a few reviews not included in a print edition; these reviews are also included in the list below.

 

Check out our “back issues” order form at http://www.geoffwilbur.com/renegade/backissues.html.

 

Go back to see who was included in issues 21 through 30.

 

Interviews

 

Band or Artist

Person Interviewed

GWRN Writer

Edition

Issue

Belloluna

John Brand

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Betty Goo

Aaron Tap

Joe Szilvagyi

Industry

August 1996

Bile

Slave

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Burst of Silence

Rob Belanger, Mike Watson, and Mike Luca

Diana Zeiger

Industry

May 1996

Calabash

Bob Gatewood

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Scott Campbell

Scott Campbell

Eric Harabadian

Industry

November 1996

Central Figures

Jim McGinty

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Mike Chlasciak

Mike Chlasciak

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Philip Claypool

Philip Claypool

Devene Darovich

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Deon

Deon

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Bruce Dickinson

Bruce Dickinson

Diana Zeiger

Lansing

June 1996

Domestic Problems

Andy Holtgreive

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Ekoostik Hookah

Cliff Starbuck

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Faces on Mars

Jeff Nelson

Eric Harabadian

Lansing

June 1996

Forge

Steve Greene

Scott Sigler

Industry

May 1996

Frazier River

Danny Frazier

Devene Darovich/interview by Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Great White

Jack Russell and Michael Lardie

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Highway 101

Paulette Carlson

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

The Hunger

Thomas Wilson

Eric Sykema

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Invisible Lisa

Michael Wagner

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Kama Sutra

Steve Puglisi and Andrea DeGolier

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Lemon James

Lemon James

Eric Harabadian

Industry

May 1996

Limblifter

Ian Somers

Kim Hunt/interview by Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Al Lopez

Al Lopez

Devene Darovich

Lansing

September 1996*

Monkey Chuck

Larry Lowis and Ted Lowis

Eric Harabadian

Industry

November 1996

Joe Nichols

Joe Nichols

Devene Darovich

Lansing

December 1996*

Nineteen Wheels

Scott Owens

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Pudgy Chuck

Kevin Keefer

Michael Fuller

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Jayne Sachs

Jayne Sachs

Amy McClees

Industry

November 1996

Thirst

Mark Christensen

Tom DeMann

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

3 Lb. Universe

Johnny Allen

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Tripping Daisy

Wes Berggren

Chas Edwards

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Uncle Knucklefunk

Lonnie NaVeau

Eric Harabadian

Industry

August 1996

Whiplash

Jason Doyle

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Wild Strawberries

Roberta Carter Harrison

Eric Harabadian

Lansing

December 1996*

Without a Face

Jay Fiondella

Eric Harabadian

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Work Shop

Michael Fuller

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

 

Articles

 

Band, Artist, or Subject Covered

GWRN Writer

Edition

Issue

Liquid Sun

Bill Hendriksen & Michael Fuller

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Philadelphia Music Conference ’96 (see also live reviews for names of bands covered)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Undercurrents ‘96 (see also live reviews for names of bands covered)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Undercurrents ‘96 (see also live reviews for names of bands covered)

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

 

Disc or Tape Reviews

 

Band or Artist

Album or Single Title

Label

GWRN Writer

Edition

Issue

Aceldama

Blood

Mother Noize

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Alabama

Christmas Vol. II

RCA

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Amelia’s Dream

Here in the Rage

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

John Anderson

Paradise

BNA

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Animals That Swim

Workshy

Big Pop

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Asbestos Playground

Coffinsled

 

Al Slavicsky

Industry

November 1996

Ashes to Ashes

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Chet Atkins

The Essential Chet Atkins

RCA

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Backlash

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Backlash

 

 

Eric Harabadian

Lansing

September 1996*

Backstabbers

Demo ‘96

 

Al Slavicsky

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Bad Omen

Bad Omen

Bloodline Music

Al Slavicsky

Industry

November 1996

Baillie and the Boys

Lovin’ Every Minute

Intersound

Rebecca Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Barenaked Ladies

Born on a Pirate Ship

Reprise

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Barkmarket

L Ron

American

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Beatrice Nine

Little Stars Hung Upside Down

Zero Hour

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

June 1996

Beck

Odelay

DGC

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Jason Becker

Perspective

Jason Becker Music

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The Bellamy Brothers

Tropical Christmas

Intersound

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Betty Goo

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Big Dave and the Ultrasonics

No Sweat! Live

Schoolkid’s

Al Slaviscky

Lansing

September 1996*

Big Fat Love

Big Fat Love

Republic

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Big Hate

Big Hate

Flip

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Bile

Tekno Whore

Energy

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Rachel Bissex

Don’t Look Down

Alcazar Productions

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Black Tape for a Blue Girl

Remnants of a Deeper Purity

Projekt

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Blackened Earth

Conception

 

Shane Copher

Industry

November 1996

The Boner Donors

Groovy Cats, Heavy Hats

Vertical Tan Productions

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Bop Dead

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Bouncing Souls

Maniacal Laughter

Chunksaah

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Brazil 2001

Salt Water Slaughter

 

Shane Copher

Industry

May 1996

Brazil 2001

Salt Water Slaughter

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Ian Brennan

Cheapskate

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Jonatha Brooke

Emmanuel

Blue Thumb

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Clarence Gatemouth Brown

Long Way Home

Verve

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Junior Brown

Semi Crazy

MCG/Curb

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Butthole Surfers

Pepper

Capitol

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

C-Note

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Carbide

Spiral Termination

 

Shane Copher

Industry

May 1996

Cemetary

Sundown

Black Mark Production

Shane Copher

Online

Fall 1996

Chain Reaction

Musical Chairs

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Chain Reaction

Musical Chairs

 

Mike Somers

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

C.J. Chenier

The Big Squeeze

Al Slavicsky

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Mark Christopher

Acoustipunk

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Chum

Dead to the World

Century Media

Shane Copher

Online

Fall 1996

Philip Claypool

A Circus Leaving Town

Curb

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Coal Chamber

Demo 1996

 

Shane Copher

Industry

November 1996

Cocteau Twins

Otherness

Capitol

Tom DeMann

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Collapse

 

 

Shane Copher

Industry

May 1996

Bud Collins

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

The Common

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Jayne County

Deviation

Royalty

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Grady Cousins

Test Market #1

Daemon

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Crawl

Construct, Destroy, Rebuild

MIA

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Crybabies With Brassholes

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Daddy Longlegs

Situation Normal

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

The Dangerville Wildcats

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Ronnie Dawson

Just Rockin’ & Rollin’

Upstart

Al Slavicsky

Lansing

September 1996*

Dead Clown Pile

Dead Clown Pile

Overture

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Decoryah

Fall-Dark Waters

Metal Blade

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Deon

 

Choice Mgmt.

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Diatribe

Demo ’96 & Live at CBGB’s and the Anti-Club

 

Al Slavicsky

Industry

November 1996

Dimestore Freud

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Dirt Church

3-song sampler

 

Shane Copher

Industry

August 1996

Disarray

Widespread Human Disaster

 

Al Slavicsky

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Divine Sin

Winterland

Black Mark Production

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Double Eclipse

D.E.E.P.

Thirteen 772 Music

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Ernie Douglas

Table for One… Appetizer

Static Network

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Michael Dowell

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

Downright Malice

In Doctrine…Nation

 

Shane Copher

Industry

November 1996

Drill

Drill

A&M

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Edge of Sanity

Crimson

Black Mark Production

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Ekoostik Hookah

Dubbabuddah

 

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Ty England

Two Ways to Fall

RCA

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Ether Park

Tom DeMann

Industry

May 1996

Ether Park

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Eyehategod

Dopesick

Century Media

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Feet of Clay

Feet of Clay

Megalithic

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Stephen Fields

Waiting for the Christine EP

Corewest

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

The Fifth Wheel

Nothing

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Fireside

Do Not Tailgate

American

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Fishmongers

 

Panther Entertainment

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Fivestones

Wee Onesie

Midnight Fantasy

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Flavor Channel

Plexicom

Mendacity; Steamboat

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Fleming & John

Delusions of Grandeur

Universal

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

September 1996*

Floodgate

Penalty

Roadrunner

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Foxforce 5

Anti

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Clete Francis

 

 

Amy McClees

Industry

August 1996

Gavin Friday

Shag Tobacco

Island

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

June 1996

The Frontline

Verbal Invasion

 

Daryl Kirkland

Industry

November 1996

Galactic Cowboys

Machine Fish

Metal Blade

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Keith Gattis

Keith Gattis

RCA

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Crystal Gayle

A Crystal Christmas

Intersound

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

God Street Wine

Red

Six Feet Of Snow

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

June 1996

Grady Cain

Faces of Cain

Backstreet

The Wild Card

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

David Gray

Sell, Sell, Sell

EMI

Tom DeMann

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

David Gray

Sell, Sell, Sell

EMI

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Great Plains Gypsies

Hipster Club Blues

Sunny Smedley

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac

Live at the BBC

Castle

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Grotus

Mass

London

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

September 1996*

Grover

My Wild Life

Zero Hour

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Gumdrops

High Speed… O.K.

Grass

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Gumption

Don’t Screw Up/

Starting Line

Spongebath

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Harm’s Way

Free Burning Extra Blanc Kutcorners

 

Shane Copher

Industry

May 1996

Christina Harrison

Exiles

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

High Street

In the Middle/Love Jones

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Highway Homicide

This Would Sound Better If I Had More Money

Solo Pro Productions

Al Slavicsky

Industry

November 1996

Michael Hill’s Blues Mob

Have Mercy!

Alligator

Al Slavicsky

Lansing

December 1996*

Ho-Hum

Local

Universal

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Ted Holden

Graterford Cinema Five

Tiki God Music

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

The Honest Liars

My World

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

The Honest Liars

My World

 

Shane Copher

Industry

November 1996

Honor

A Benefit For The Honor The Earth Campaign

Daemon

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Hot Water Music

Hot Water Music

Sire

Eric Harabadian

Lansing

September 1996*

Hot Water Music

Hot Water Music

Sire

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Danielle Howle

Live at McKissick Museum

Daemon

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Huck

My Boy Joe

Bejeezis Belt Music

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Iced Earth

The Dark Saga

Century Media

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Ill Bill

In the Studio

Ill Styles Productions

Rip

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Indian Rope Burn

The Big-Bang Payoff

 

Shane Copher

Industry

May 1996

Invisible Lisa

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Jades Parlor

Divining

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Paul Jefferson

Paul Jefferson

Almo Sounds

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Waylon Jennings

The Essential Waylon Jennings

RCA

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Jessi Colter, Tompall Glaser

Wanted: The Outlaws… 20th Anniversary Package

RCA

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Jane Jensen

Comic Book Whore

Flip

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Jewelweed

Backhoe EP

 

Shane Copher

Industry

November 1996

Johnny Law

Pistols at Dawn

 

Eric Harabadian

Industry

November 1996

Jonathan Fire Eater

Tremble Under Boom Lights

The Medicine Label

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Judecca

Awakened By the Stench of the Dead

Wild Rags

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The Julia Set

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

R. Kelly

I Believe I Can Fly

Jive/Tavadash

Rip

Lansing

December 1996*

Killer Iguanas

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

KMFDM

XTORT

Wax Trax

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

September 1996*

Michael Knight

Dreamscapes

Knight Music Productions

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Nil Lara

Nil Lara

Metro Blue

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Jim Lauderdale

Persimmons

Upstart

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Jaime Levi

Naked

Cari Cole Mgmt.

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Life After Death

Life After Death

Indivision

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Limblifter

Limblifter

Mercury

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

June 1996

Limblifter

Limblifter

Mercury

The Wild Card

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Los Dudes

Los Dudes

Republic

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Love Spirals Downwards

Sideways Forest

Projekt

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Luke

Uncle Luke

Luther Campbell Music, Inc.

Rip

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

L.U.N.G.S.

Better Class of Losers

Pavement Music

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

David Lynch

David Lynch

Nidus Music Productions

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Mach Five

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Machinery

Impulses of Aggression

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Madball

Demonstrating My Style

Roadrunner

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Marvyn Machura

Song Demo

 

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Maelstrom

Eye of the Storm

Raw Sound

Shane Copher

Industry

May 1996

Make ‘Em Mokum Crazy

Popcore

Roadrunner

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Malevolent Creation

Joe Black

Pavement Music

Shane Copher

Online

Fall 1996

Mindy McCready

Ten Thousand Angels

BNA

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Meat Beat Manifesto

Subliminal Sandwich

Nothing/Interscope

Al Slavicsky

Lansing

September 1996*

Medalyon

Visions

Fortunate

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Memento Mori

La Danse Macabre

Black Mark Production

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Men of Vizion

Personal

MJJ Music

Rip

Lansing

December 1996*

Misery Nest

Misery Nest

Rotted Head Studio

Al Slavicsky

Industry

November 1996

Mr. Mirainga

Mr. Mirainga

MCA/Way Cool Music

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Mr. Nostalgia & Friends

Mr. Nostalgia & Friends

Omen Fiction

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The Monkees

Justus

Rhino

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Monkey Chuck

Feeling a Little Monkey

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Monkey Chuck

Feeling a Little Monkey

 

Eric Harabadian

Industry

August 1996

Monkey Chuck

Going to Ben’s

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Monkey Chuck

Going to Ben’s

Yikes!

Eric Harabadian

Lansing

December 1996*

Monophonic Tonic

3-Song Sampler Cassette

 

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Monophonic Tonic

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Vinnie Moore

Out of Nowhere

Mayhem

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Lorrie Morgan

Greater Need

BNA

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Motor Dolls

All Fired Up!

 

Eric Sykema

Industry

August 1996

Brian Muratori

Starting Over

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

Mustard Plug

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

The Mustard Seeds

The Mustard Seeds

Entourage

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The Mysteries of Life

Keep a Secret

RCA

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Mystery Machine

10 Speed

Nettwerk

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Mystery Machine

10 Speed

Nettwerk

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Napalm Death

Diatribes

Earache

Shane Copher

Online

Fall 1996

Napalm Death/At the Gates

Cursed to Tour

Earache

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Me’Shell Ndegeocello

Peace Beyond Passion

Maverick

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Necromantia

From the Past We Summon Thee

Wild Rags

Al Slavicsky

Lansing

December 1996*

Negrow League

Blow Up!

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Nevermore

In Memory

Century Media

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Ivan Neville

If My Ancestors Could See Me Now

Iguana

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The New Groove

The Blue Note Remix Project – Volume 1

Blue Note

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Joe Nichols

Joe Nichols

Intersound

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The Nields

Gotta Get Over Greta

Razor & Tie

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

June 1996

9 Volt Tongue

It’s Lonely at the Top

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

N.O.O.N.

Goin’ All Out

Real II Reel

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

The Notwist

Only in America

Zero Hour

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Old Grandad

Vol. 666

 

Shane Copher

Industry

May 1996

Olive Bones

We Mean You No Harm

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

The Orb

The Peel Sessions

Strange Fruit

brijawi

Lansing

September 1996*

Overkill

The Killing Kind

CMC International

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Pantera

The Great Southern Trendkill

East/West Records America

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Papa Brittle

Polemic Beat Poetry

Nettwerk

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Perpetua

Irrational

Pavement Music

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Jim Perrett

Cheap Snails

 

Amy McClees

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

PFR

Them

Sparrow

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Phantom Blue

Prime Cuts & Glazed Donuts

 

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Plastique

Front Towards Enemy

Rawkus Entertainment

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Playgrind

Image

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Poe

Hello

Modern

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Powerface

4 On the Floor

Yikes!

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Pro Pain

Contents Under Pressure

Energy

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Prong

Rude Awakening

Epic

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Pudgy Chuck

The Pounds of Pleasure

 

Yello Browne

Industry

August 1996

Puppetshow

Paint By Numbers

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Queue Up

Possession

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

The Radiators

New Dark Ages

What Are Records?

Al Slavicsky

Lansing

September 1996*

Jon Randall

Great Day to Be Alive

RCA

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Rawhead Rex

No Stranger to Pain

 

Shane Copher

Industry

November 1996

Reacharound

Who’s Tommy Cooper?

Trauma

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The Realist

Nervous Circus

 

Daryl Kirkland

Industry

November 1996

Red September

This is Life

Static Network

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Redwood

 

EKR Associates

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Republica

Republica

RCA

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Reversing Hour

Life Without Television

Daemon

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The Rockateens

The Rockateens

Daemon

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Rub the Buddha

Rub the Buddha

 

Eric Harabadian

Industry

November 1996

Rush

Test For Echo

Atlantic

Michael Fuller

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Jayne Sachs

Faye’s Flowers

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Sage

Cacophony

CIA

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Scorpions

Pure Instinct

Atlantic

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Second Dream

Devil Saint Prods.

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Second Dream

 

Devil Saint Prods.

Eric Harabadian

Industry

August 1996

Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band

It’s a Mystery

Capitol

Michael Fuller

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Sepultura

Roots

Roadrunner

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Seven Layers of Plastic

Wrap

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Shallow

CD Laser Lens Cleaner

Zero Hour

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

The Shamen

Axis Mutatis

Zero Hour

brijawi

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Duncan Sheik

Duncan Sheik

Atlantic

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

December 1996*

Shiv

Flayed and Ashamed

Thirsty Ear

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Shogun

Shogun

 

Daryl Kirkland

Industry

November 1996

Sick on the Bus

Tom DeMann

Industry

May 1996

6 to the Universe

 

 

Mike Somers

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Sixteen Horsepower

Sackcloth ‘N’ Ashes

A&M

Chas Edwards

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Skinny Puppy

The Process

American

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Tim Skold

Skold

RCA

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

December 1996*

Slayer

Undisputed Attitude

American

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Sloleak

Sloleak

Pure

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Sloth

Poverty Level Gutter Swill

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Patti Smith

Gone Again

Arista

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

September 1996*

Solid Frog

My God

Overture

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Solution A.D.

Happily Ever After

TAG Recordings

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Greg South

Deep in My Heart

 

Eric Harabadian

Industry

August 1996

Spacehog

Resident Alien

Sire

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Spacetime Continuum

Emit Ecaps

Astralwerks

brijawi

Lansing

June 1996

Spackle

Strange Like You

Gringo’s AMP Mgmt.

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Squirrel Nut Zippers

Hot

Mammoth

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

September 1996*

Static 13

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

Sting

Mercury Falling

A&M

Michael Fuller

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Stir

Stir

Aware

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Jere Stormer

Available Space

 

Eric Harabadian

Industry

November 1996

Subduing Mara

Box

Fear of Nebraska

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Sublime

Sublime

Gasoline Alley/MCA

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Sublime

Badfish EP

Skunk

Al Slavicsky

Lansing

December 1996*

Yontz Sucre

Electric Jam

Buzzjam Music

Eric Harabadian

Lansing

December 1996*

Suffer

Tails You Lose

Hitman

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Summer

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

The Syn D’Cats

Cataphonic

 

Eric Harabadian

Industry

August 1996

Teenage Frames

More Songs, Less Music

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Teenage Frames

Excerpts from More Songs, Less Music

Rock N’ Roll

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Terminus

Victim Culture

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Third Wish

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Thirst

Through the Wire

Iguana

Tom DeMann

Lansing

June 1996

13 Engines

Conquistador

Nettwerk

Chas Edwards

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Three Day Wheely

Rocket Science

IRS

Eric Harabadian

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

3 Lb. Universe

3 Lb. Universe

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

3 Pound Universe

Ento

 

Janet Schmidt

Lansing

December 1996*

20 Dead Flower Children

20 Dead Flower Children

Overture

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Timescape

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Tinfoil

Third Degree Burn

 

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Tinfoil

Third Degree Burn

 

Eric Harabadian

Industry

August 1996

Tomorrow’s Clown

Voices Visions Guidance Religion

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

The Torpedoes

For Duty and Humanity

 

Shane Copher

Industry

November 1996

Trend Settaz

Raw Fashion

 

Daryl Kirkland

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Tribe of Millions

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Tribe Thirteen

Radical Posture

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

Oct. 30-Nov. 2 1996

Tribe Thirteen

Radical Posture

 

Shane Copher

Industry

November 1996

Triplefastaction

broadcaster

Capitol

Eric Sykema

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Turmoil

From Bleeding Hands

Century Media

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Uncle Knucklefunk

Mt. Funkmore

 

Eric Harabadian

Lansing

September 1996*

Uncle Ugly

Along For the Ride

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Underworld

Second Toughest in the Infants

Wax Trax

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

June 1996

The Urge

Receiving the Gift of Flavor

Immortal/Epic

Al Slavicsky

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Kid Valence & Mongrel Soup

3-Song Promo

Devil Saint Prods.

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Various artists

…and Even Wolves Hid Their Teeth

Cold Meat Industry

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

September 1996*

Various artists

The Best of the Columbia Records Radio Hour – Volume 2

Columbia

Tom DeMann

Lansing

September 1996*

Various artists

Decadence

Nettwerk

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Various artists

http://membrane.com: Snake Handling Immortal Tongue Speakers

Philadelphia Spirit Experiment/

B.R.O.U.S.E.

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Various artists

Rudy Karma

Great Slave Recordings

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The Verge

Vergual Reality

 

Amy McClees

Industry

August 1996

The Verve Pipe

Villains

RCA

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

The Virgin Whore Complex

Stay Away from My Mother

Emperor Norton

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

December 1996*

Eerie Von, Mike Morance

Uneasy Listening

Caroline

Joe Szilvagyi

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Voodoo Glow Skulls

Firme

Epitaph

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Porter Waggoner & Dolly Parton

The Essential Porter Waggoner & Dolly Parton

RCA

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

The Whisky Priests

Life’s Tapestry

Whippet

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Lari White

Don’t Fence Me In

RCA

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Wordenhaus

 

 

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Trisha Yearwood

Everybody Knows

MCA

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

 

Video Reviews

 

Band or Artist

Video Title

Label

GWRN Writer

Edition

Issue

Crimson Glow

7.8.95

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

99¢ Special

International Overdose

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

 

Live Reviews

 

Band or Artist

City or Metro Area

GWRN Writer

Edition

Issue

A-Frame

Grand Rapids

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Aceldama

Lansing

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

December 1996*

Acme Jam Company

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

The Affair

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

African Masquerade Dancers

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

The Alligators

Lansing

Mike Somers

Lansing

December 1996*

Amelia’s Dream

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Tori Amos

Grand Rapids

Michael Fuller

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Aristocrats

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Atchraforia

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Bad Attitude

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Bad Attitude

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Dave Barrett

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Beatlemania

Lewes, DE

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Bitchcraft

Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Blade’s Brigade

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Block

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Sue Bloom

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Blue Dog Pict

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Patrick Ondrus

Industry

August 1996

The Blues Express

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

The Bomb

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Bop Dead

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

Botfly

East Lansing

Chas Edwards

Lansing

June 1996

The Boxes

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Boys Night Out

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Breech

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

Stan Budzynski

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Calabash

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Don Caldwell

Lansing

Mike Somers

Lansing

December 1996*

Catatonic

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Cathedral

Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Central Figures

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Mark Christopher

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Colt 45

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Comfort Road

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Patricia Conroy

Kalamazoo

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Jim Cott & the Silver Sun

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Crosby, Stills & Nash

Lansing

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Dave Dale and the Blues Control

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Dave Dale and the Blues Control

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

Dave Dale and the Blues Control

East Lansing

Kevin Hurrell

Lansing

December 1996*

Daphne Blue

East Lansing

Chas Edwards

Lansing

June 1996

Darkside

Lansing

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

September 1996*

Def-Tones

Kalamazoo

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Deon

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

The Dixie All-Stars

Charlotte, MI

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

September 1996*

Dr. Zapp

Charlotte, MI

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

September 1996*

Dr. Zapp

Charlotte, MI

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Domestic Problems

Grand Rapids

Josh Newman

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Domestic Problems

Grand Rapids

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Doobie Brothers

East Lansing

Bob Smith

Lansing

September 1996*

Dorothy

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Michael Dowell

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Edith Johnson

Lansing

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

September 1996*

emmet swimming

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Mike Espy Blues Band with Yakity Yak

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Mike Espy with Yakity Yak

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Mike Espy

Lansing

Mike Somers

Lansing

December 1996*

Everthorns

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Evidence

Grand Rapids

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Firehouse

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Fizzgig

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Kathy Ford

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

The Four Aces

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

the frans

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Patrick Ondrus

Industry

August 1996

Frog and the Beeftones

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

The Fruitflies

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Gin Blossoms

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Glen Related

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Glen Related

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Glen Related

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Patrick Ondrus

Industry

August 1996

Glen Related

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

The (God’s) Children

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Goo Goo Dolls

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Grand Avenue Blues Cats

Lansing

Mike Somers

Lansing

December 1996*

Greater Lansing Symphony Orchestra

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Gren

Grand Rapids

Josh Newman

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Habibi Dancers

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

The Hansons

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Harm’s Way

Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Richie Havens

Grand Rapids

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Hello Dave

Ann Arbor

Matthew Brown

Lansing

December 1996*

Higher Ground

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Horror Factor

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Horror Factor

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Idle Wilds

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Iron Maiden

Detroit

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Ironhorse

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Johnny Socko

East Lansing

Joe Szilvagyi

Lansing

September 1996*

Big Jack Johnson

Lansing

Kevin Hurrell

Lansing

December 1996*

Justin Tyme

Grand Rapids

Marshall McDaniel

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Kama Sutra

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Kama Sutra

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Patrick Ondrus

Industry

August 1996

Kama Sutra

Philadelphia Music Conference ’96 (mention; not a live review)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

KGB

Lansing

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

December 1996*

Killer Iguanas

Grand Rapids

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Killer Iguanas

Grand Rapids

Eric Sykema

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Kiss

Auburn Hills, MI

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

December 1996*

Knee Deep Shag

Grand Rapids

Josh Newman

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Korn

Kalamazoo

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Laffin Gas

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Last Hippie Band

Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Last Hippy Band

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Jennifer Lewis

Lansing

Kevin Hurrell

Lansing

December 1996*

Al Lopez and the Mackinaw Bandits

Grand Rapids

Geoff Wilbur

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Al Lopez

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Mace

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Mace

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Patrick Ondrus

Industry

August 1996

Mama’s Hope

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Marquee

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Marquee

Lansing

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

September 1996*

Marquee

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Marzuki

Grand Rapids

Josh Newman

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Dave Matthews Band

Clarkston, MI

Cathy Clause

Lansing

September 1996*

Peter Mayer

Grand Rapids

Josh Newman

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Larry McCray

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Mercy River

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Mercy River

Lewes, DE

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

(King Diamond &) Mercyful Fate

East Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Bob Michaels

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

The Microtones

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

The Microtones

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

The Microtones

Lansing

Mike Somers

Lansing

December 1996*

Mildred Pierce

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Christine Moll

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Monkey Chuck

Grand Rapids

Josh Newman

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Monkey Chuck

Grand Rapids

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Monkey Chuck

Grand Rapids

Eric Sykema

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Most Sordid Pies

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Mullet

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Mushroomhead

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Patrick Ondrus

Industry

August 1996

Mustang

Grand Rapids

Marshall McDaniel

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Mystic Shake

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Nackt

Lansing

Kevin Hurrell

Lansing

December 1996*

Natchez Trace

Grand Haven

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

N.E. Thing Goes

Potterville, MI

Shane Copher

Lansing

September 1996*

Nineteen Wheels

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Nineteen Wheels

East Lansing

Chas Edwards

Lansing

June 1996

19 Wheels

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

No Doubt

Grand Rapids

Josh Newman

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Noo Voo Doo

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Overdose

East Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Ozzy Osbourne

Kalamazoo

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

John Patrick

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Jim Perrett

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Pipe Dream

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

The Platters

Lewes, DE

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Poe

Grand Rapids

Michael Fuller

Lansing

December 1996*

Power Light

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Powerface

Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Powerface

Lansing

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

December 1996*

Powerface

Lansing

Kevin Hurrell

Lansing

December 1996*

Queue Up

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Patrick Ondrus

Industry

August 1996

Rare Earth

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Red September

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

Reverend Horton Heat

Lansing

Kevin Hurrell

Lansing

December 1996*

The Roadmasters

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

The Roadmasters

Lansing

Mike Somers

Lansing

December 1996*

Roberta & Max

Grand Rapids

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Rock Binge

Lansing

Kevin Hurrell

Lansing

December 1996*

Patti Ross and the Wanted

Lansing

Mike Somers

Lansing

December 1996*

Running Over Mary

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Rush

Grand Rapids

Michael Fuller

Lansing

December 1996*

Rusted Faith

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Ruth Ruth

Grand Rapids

Josh Newman

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Jayne Sachs

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Jayne Sachs

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Jayne Sachs

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Patrick Ondrus

Industry

August 1996

Jayne Sachs

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Joe Satriani

Grand Rapids

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Pat Savage Band

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Dan Seals

Kalamazoo

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band

Auburn Hills 

Michael Fuller

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Jo Serrapere

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Showdown

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Silver Sun

Lansing

The Wild Card

Lansing

September 1996*

Sinister Black

East Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

December 1996*

Sky King

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Slim Chance and the Possibles

Grand Ledge, MI

Bob Smith

Lansing

December 1996*

Smooth Daddy

Lansing

Kevin Hurrell

Lansing

December 1996*

Stabbing Westward

Grand Rapids

Tom DeMann

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Star II Sun

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Steel Rodeo

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Stick Figure

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Stone Mary

East Lansing

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

September 1996*

Stone Mary

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Storyville

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Strawberry Jam

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

Stuck Mojo

Grand Rapids

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Styx

Clarkston, MI

Michael Fuller

Lansing

September 1996*

Doug Supernaw

Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Tank

Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Teenage Frames

Grand Rapids

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

May 1996

Teenage Frames

Grand Rapids

Eric Sykema

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Third Eye

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Third Wish

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Those Delta Rhythm Kings

Lansing

Kevin Hurrell

Lansing

December 1996*

Those Delta Rhythm Kings

Lansing

Mike Somers

Lansing

December 1996*

Tree House

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

September 1996*

Tribe of Millions

Minneapolis, MN

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

Trouble

Detroit

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

The Tubes

Grand Rapids

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Twenty Dead Flower Children

Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

The Twigs

East Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Twin Ferraris

Grand Ledge, MI

Bob Smith

Lansing

December 1996*

Two Doors Down

Tulsa, OK

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

August 1996

“twodudes…

withguitarsandstuff…

playingtunes”

Grand Rapids

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Uncle Chuck

East Lansing

Patrick Ondrus

Lansing

September 1996*

Uncle Chuck

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Uncle Knucklefunk

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

June 1996

Uncle Knucklefunk

Cleveland (Undercurrents ’96)

Patrick Ondrus

Industry

August 1996

Uncle Knucklefunk

Philadelphia Music Conference ’96 (mention; not a live review)

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Vivian Darkbloom

Lansing

Geoff Wilbur

Lansing

December 1996*

Phil Weidner

Philadelphia Music Conference ‘96

Geoff Wilbur

Industry

November 1996

The Why Store

Grand Rapids

Amy McClees

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Wickerman

Grand Rapids

Shane Copher

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

WITLometers

Lansing

Shane Copher

Lansing

June 1996

Wordenhaus

Grand Rapids

Josh Newman

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

 

Theater Review

 

Show

City or Metro Area

GWRN Writer

Edition

Issue

The Who’s Tommy

Grand Rapids

Michael Fuller

Lansing

June 1996

 

Band News, Updates, Etc. (in Best Unsigned Bands, Band News, or Band Guide sections)

 

Band/Artist

Section

Edition

Issue

Calabash

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Calabash

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

June 1996

dt’s

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

The Epidemic

Lansing Band Guide

Lansing

December 1996*

Firehouse

Lansing Band News

Grand Rapids

June 1996

Head-Injury

Lansing Band Guide

Lansing

June 1996

The Hype

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Indika

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Jul-Sep. 1996

Ironhorse

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Ironhorse

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Ironhorse

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Ironhorse

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Ironhorse

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Killer Iguanas

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Killer Iguanas

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Jul-Sep. 1996

Mace

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Mace

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

June 1996

Mach Five

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

June 1996

Mach Five

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Michigan Festival line-up announcement

Lansing Band News

Lansing

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Michigan Festival line-up announcement

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Jul-Sep. 1996

Monkey Chuck

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Monkey Chuck

Lansing Band News

Lansing

December 1996*

Brian Muratori

Grand Rapids Band Guide

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

19 Wheels

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

19 Wheels

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

June 1996

19 Wheels

Lansing Band News

Lansing

September 1996*

19 Wheels

Best Unsigned Band Alumni

Lansing

September 1996*

Outcry

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Outcry

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Ras Bonghi

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Jul-Sep. 1996

Red September

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Red September

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

June 1996

Roots Rock Society

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Jul-Sep. 1996

Jayne Sachs

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Jayne Sachs

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

June 1996

Jayne Sachs

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Sol-a-koa Music Festival line-up announcement

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Jul-Sep. 1996

Solid Ground

Grand Rapids Band Guide

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Solid Ground

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Solid Ground

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

June 1996

Solid Ground

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Solid Ground

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Solid Ground

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

September 1996*

Solid Ground

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Solid Ground

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Stone Mary

Lansing Band Guide

Lansing

September 1996*

The Syn D’Cats

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

The Syn D’Cats

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

September 1996*

Tiles

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Apr.-Jun. 1996

Tiles

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

September 1996*

Tiles

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

12 Gauge Nancy

Grand Rapids Band Guide

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

Uncle Ugly

The Best Unsigned Bands

Lansing

June 1996

Uncle Ugly

The Best Unsigned Bands

Grand Rapids

Jul.-Sep. 1996

The Verve Pipe

Grand Rapids Band News

Grand Rapids

Oct.-Dec. 1996

Yikes! Records’ announcement of bands included in upcoming compilation

Lansing Band News

Lansing

December 1996*

 

* NOTE: These reviews also appear online.  The September 1996 Lansing Edition appears as the Fall 1996 Online Edition (http://membrane.com/renegade/fall96/). The December 1996 Lansing Edition appears at the Winter 1996/97 Online edition. (http://membrane.com/renegade/winter96/).

 

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