Podcast Episode
Album Review
Post Date
Sep 1, 2015

Blind Mr. Jones


Cherry Red
Release year
Chris Hufford

The 1994 album Tatoonie by Blind Mr. Jones features several shoegaze touchtones but deeper listens reveal nods to power pop and Britpop

Next week will be hosting our round table discussion on shoegaze, so to get in the mood, this week we’re tackling one of the lesser known entries in the genre - the 1994 album Tatoonie by Blind Mr. Jones. Many of the things you come to expect from a shoegaze band are present - etheral vocals and guitars that switch from chorus clean to distorted chaos in an instant. As we dug deeper, we discovered some nods to power pop and early Britpop that make this album more intriguing that expected, but with a few issues to overcome.

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Songs in this episode

  • Intro - Disneyworld
  • 5:40 - History of the Band
  • 10:33- Hey
  • 15:12 - See You Again
  • 17:59 - Mesa
  • Outro - Big Plane

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