This was the main reason for this site. I used to write lengthy missives to various mailing lists, which would occasionally incorporate reviews and observations. Someone suggested putting them all in the same place, and so here they are.
area will effectively be a permanent state of flux, as new reviews go up, and old ones get amended.
I'd like to think of this as being for people who want to know about the bands concerned to get an honest if iconoclastic perspective on the music, and how it relates itself to me.