Picking at the bones of raw garage and punk, the Vultures play rock 'n' roll with instinct and passion. They swooped down to the KDHX studios to tape for Volume 2 of Nick Aquisto's Space Parlour compilation.
Between December, 1938 and September, 1939, ten thousand children between the ages of five and seventeen were given up by their parents and transported to Britain from Nazi-controlled Germany, Austria, Poland, and Czechoslovakia.
I should state up front that I am not an "opera buff." I am not one of those who, when they hear the name Puccini, say things like, "Oh, Puccini. All he ever did was write some pretty melodies." I like those pretty melodies, especially when, as was the case last Thursday, those pretty melodies work in concert with a good story and high emotions.