How is it I've never heard Tonio K.? Honest answer: based solely on the name I ignorantly assumed that Tonio K. was a scantily clad female Prince protégé, or a defector from Lisa Lisa and Cult Jam. Turns out his given name is Steve Krikorian and he's an LA irony-monger whose 1978 debut, Life in ...
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
DOUBLE SHOT OF TONIO K 1979 AS WE REVISIT HIS FIRST LP "LIFE IN THE FOODCHAIN" - THE HORROR!
The Sheer Horror! - Tipping our hat to Mr Tonio K and specifically his critically acclaimed debut album, an instant new wave masterpiece but definitely overproduced, it's only real flaw. We don't need 5 guitar players on every song even if Earl Slick is one of them. Check it out, Life In The Foodchain,,,,The Horror!!
From "Tourist Trap"....THE HORROR!!