Four 2012 Albums You May Have Missed

Right now is a great time to be a indie music journalist. Every week brings a flood of new music from great artists, only to be washed away by a fresher flood of newer releases before you can fully digest the last album you heard. ¬†Even people who make a living off of staying on […]

A Salute to MCA, and Missed Opportunities…

On May 4, 2012, the world lost one of its bright lights. Adam Yauch, a k a MCA of the Beastie Boys, died after a long battle with cancer. Depressing news for music fans all over the world. We at THE BOMBER JACKET send our love and condolences to the Beastie Boys and their families […]

The Solo project of Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo

Sonic Youth is no more, and it’s a hard reality to face. Like Death, Taxes and Allergies, Sonic Youth just seemed like one of those things that would always be there. Innovators, musical pioneers, creators of their own beautifully distorted sound. The band that did it on its own terms, and turned the world into […]