Re: Hole is Not Better Than the Sumo of it's Parts
Date: Thu 23 Apr 1998 - 11:33:30 PDT
> Meanwhile, why the dearth of Sumo-related writings on this list? The more I
> listen to that album, the more I like it. It's odd, for sure, and very un-
> Butcheresque, but downright infectious I say. The best cuts are "Stupid," and
> "Destroy All Monsters." I recommend shelling out the import price if you can
> find it.
I've also wondered why nobody's talking about Sumosonic. Personally, I think the album is fantastic and every bit as good as the JBC releases. I can't say which songs I think are the best - I like all of them and think most of them are absolutely great. I hear a lot of similarity in the song writing between JBC and Sumosonic, to me it seems just the presentation is different. "Cat's Life" definitely seems like a JBC song, but the rap section would've seemed out of place. I paid $30 for mine, and it was well worth it.
Steven J Hall
E-Mail: email@example.com Received on Wed Apr 29 12:53:05 1998