Album review: Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet, Sport Fishin’ (1993)

  ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, MAY 27, 1993 By Steve Newton There’s a tune on this Shadowy Men release called “We’re Not a Fucking Surf Band”, but I dunno—the Shadowy Men still sound like a surf band to me, and that’s a good thing. There’s nothing cooler than the sound of a trebly, reverb-laden … Continue reading Album review: Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet, Sport Fishin’ (1993)

Shadowy Men learned to play by mimicking Alice Cooper and the Sex Pistols

ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT, MAY 16, 1991 By Steve Newton Plenty of rock ’n’ roll groups have risen from unlikely beginnings, but the Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet were shoved into the spotlight in a particularly unusual way—their first gig was the result of a dare to open for the band that … Continue reading Shadowy Men learned to play by mimicking Alice Cooper and the Sex Pistols