Michael Salter

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2013

    bobby blunders Creates Genius in Bits and Pieces

    Jesse Carzello's musical career has been a more haphazard adventure than most. Though he recently celebrated the completion of a full-length album for his bedroom recordings-turned-experimental pop project, bobby blunders (yes, all lowercase), Carzello might be Long Beach's most unexpected bandlead ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    Showgazing: Bethpage Black at Art Theater Long Beach

    ‚ÄčThe rain was barely starting to creep into Long Beach as lagging showgoers shuffled into the Art Theater on 4th St. for an unexpected dose of "Frankenmetal." There are few times a music critic reserves the right to barf out a supposedly new and exciting genre title, but in this case, Long Beach r ... More >>

  • Music

    September 24, 2009
  • Blogs

    September 15, 2009

    TONIGHT: Eugene and the 1914 at The Prospector

    ‚ÄčA lot of exciting developments are happening in the world of Long Beach folk rockers of Eugene and the 1914. Aside from the fact that you'll see their names in print very shortly, in a music feature penned by yours truly, they've also been invited to record some tracks at the historic Westlake St ... More >>