About This Show
Lee Martin and Patrick Barry are not music journalists, and are wholly unqualified to conduct criticism of albums that have been infinitely more successful than they could ever hope to achieve. They're just two local musicians from Massachusetts who have a strange fascination with bad music. Share their love on Jukebox Zeroes, the podcast that takes a retrospective look at historically-hated albums.Read more »
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011 - Zwan “Mary Star of the Sea” (2003) (with Abram Taber)
Alt. rock supergroup Zwan was formed after the collapse of frontman Billy Corgan’s other great success: the legendary 90s band Smashing Pumpkins. With members of Chavez, A Perfect Circle, and Slint backing him up, and an intense love for Jesus in his core, Corgan and Zwan released 2003’s Mary Star Of The Sea to great critical review, (But commercial disdain from fans) only to break up the same year, and Corgan to regularly slander and dismiss his Zwan bandmates in later interviews.
This month on Jukebox Zeroes, Lee and Patrick dive headfirst into this uncomfortably blissful, fuzz-rock love-in to decide for themselves whether the album holds up, and just what the heck is Billy’s deal anyway. Abram Taber of sister podcastRead more »