The Trouser Press Record Guide The fourth edition of The Trouser Press Record Guide is a valuable resource that ventures where no other rock book dares: reviewing thousands of records… Music Pop Culture
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The Trouser Press Record Guide

Details Writer: Ira A. Robbins; Genres: Music, Pop Culture

The fourth edition of The Trouser Press Record Guide is a valuable resource that ventures where no other rock book dares: reviewing thousands of records by alternative, nonmainstream, or downright obscure acts, including subgenres like industrial dance music, Japanese punk, and death metal. The write-ups may be too soft on anything considered ''alternative,'' but it's hard to criticize a record guide that dotes on bands with names like Severed Heads, Screeching Weasel, and My Dad Is Dead. B

Originally posted Dec 20, 1991 Published in issue #97 Dec 20, 1991 Order article reprints
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