Wednesday night marked the first performance of The Dead Weather, the brand new rock outfit consisting of Dean Fertita (Queens of Stone Age), Jack Lawrence (Raconteurs), Alison Mosshart (The Kills, above), and Jack White (Raconteurs).
Alessandro Cortini tends to surround himself with darkness. The Italian producer is most infamous as a torturer of modular synths and other bleak electronics for Los Angeles’ most famous industrial-goths, Nine Inch Nails. His previous solo LP, Sonno, slinked out on Prurient’s Hospital Productions — a bastion of the crepuscular, if there ever was one. And… More »