From the Archives

1965 - Entertainment Weekly

Date: 10.28.98
Comments (0) | E-Mail Entry

A
Whigs leader Greg Dulli remains a black-music ironist bar none. Merging cool- fire post-grunge into Puff Daddy quotes and symphonic blaxploitation sweep, he creates maximum premillennium tension. Yet he's also one of rock's finest lyricists: His noir vignettes read like a Jim Thompson novel, their erotic narratives expertly skewering the male psyche. "Whatever did happen to your soul?" he queries at the beginning of "Crazy"; its fascinating carcass, however, lies here for all to see.
--Matt Diehl

Comment on "1965 - Entertainment Weekly"


Post a comment
Name:

Email Address:

URL:

Body:

Email this entry to:


Your email address:


Message (optional):