By Bob McMahon
By Allison Babka
By Kelsey McClure
By Carolina de Busto
By Ben Westhoff and Sarah Purkrabek
By Steve Brennan
By Joseph Hess
By Allsion Babka
Sure, their hearts are in the right place, but their knowledge seems limited to alt-rock. They also deserve a slap for playing sucky Al Jolson impersonators Insane Clown Posse, as well as Powerman 5000.
And though the adage "There's no accounting for taste" is flat-out bullshit — that's all one is accountable for — kudos to 93X for stretching the boundaries of the West County listening audience far enough to include Guided by Voices, Bis and Fountains of Wayne. We're a smidgen better for it.
Send local tapes, tips, discs and detritus to Randall Roberts,The Riverfront Times, 6358 Delmar Blvd., Suite 200, St. Louis, MO 63130. E-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org