3 items by Nick Tosches

  • Approximately Infinite Universe

    Approximately Infinite Universe | ALBUM REVIEW

    Then suddenly we realized that this time we were both drifting out in a cosmos somewhere together, like God's two little dandruffs floating in the universe.... Astral identity! Wow! Something else, right? — liner notes It is indeed a shame that the vocals...

    March 15, 1973 12:00 AM ET
  • Transformer

    Transformer | ALBUM REVIEW

    A real cockteaser, this album. That great cover: Lou and those burned-out eyes staring out in grim black and white beneath a haze of gold spray paint, and on the back, ace berdache Ernie Thormahlen posing in...

    January 4, 1973 12:00 AM ET
  • Paranoid

    Paranoid | ALBUM REVIEW

    A young girl's voice. She is dressed in a nun's habit. The boy turns and faces her. She proffers a chalice of cervical exudate and he drinks from it. She gets down on her knees and elbows,...

    April 15, 1971 12:00 AM ET