The Mendoza Line were a rock and roll band whose members began playing together while in college in the mid-1990s in Athens, Georgia, USA, and who eventually settled in Brooklyn. Their name comes from the dismal .200 batting average of Mario Mendoza. They released eight full albums of sometimes folky, occasionally country-styled indie rock that is influenced by classic songwriters like Bob Dylan, John Cale and Paul Westerberg, and alt-country bands like Whiskeytown and Wilco. They recorded for several labels, such as Kindercore, Misra and Bar/None Records.
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Reviewed by Jon Lusk
...It’s their way with slightly sinister rhyming couplets that really stands out
Reviewed by Damian Jones
The Mendoza Line's fifth offering, sees the country crooners return with a record...
Lost In Revelry 2002
Reviewed by Nick Unwin
If you're into quality song-writing and love being lulled into a false sense of...