[COWBOY BOOTGAZE] A great cover album not only pays homage
to a beloved musician but reimagines the music itself. And while
there’s little new about covering My Bloody Valentine, Portland’s Ke
Jesus. I can’t say I didn’t expect a barrage of My Bloody Valentine madness given the band’s sudden announcement and release of its first new shoegazing venture in 20-plus years, m b v, back in February, but I certainly didn’t see this one coming. Kenny Feinstein, the frontman for Portland roots-rockers Water Tower, is releasing a complete cover album of the MBV classic, Loveless. ...