Album Review: The Donnas' American Teenage Rock 'N' Roll Machine

Music as instantaneously pleasing as The Donnas' American

Teenage Rock 'N' Roll Machine tends to freak me out. On first

listen, these four 18-year-old girls from Palo Alto, Calif. (Donna R.

on guitar, Donna F. on bass, Donna C. on drums and Donna A. on

voice) -- who've been favorably compared to the Ramones, the

Runaways and Kiss -- drop-kick your head with short, spirited,

anthemic blasts...