I can't think of one thing about 1999 worth mentioning. Actually, I was pretty invested in pro wrestling at the time. WWF, WCW, ECW... Yeah, those were good times for wrestling fans. Maybe not the best year in retrospect but damn it, people were tuning in. People were entertained. And I enjoyed it through my satellite dish and german sports channels. Late night wrestling intertwined with hundreds of titty-filled phonesex commercials. There were literally no other commercials on these channels after midnight... Now that I think about it, why was I watching wrestling again?
Eerie Von - The Blood and the Body
There were plenty of quality releases to pick from in 1999 but here I've decided to go with a not so obvious choice. The Blood And The Body is the second solo album by former Samhain/Danzig bassist Eerie Von. Deliciously lo-fi gothic rock recorded on a four track cassette system. Though it sounds like a cheap bedroom demo, the quality is there. …