Posted March 10, 2018, 12:16 p.m.
The Sword barrel down the highway bludgeoning passers-by with thick southern riffs, warped Sci-Fi, and a groove that may hit your feet as hard as ... read more
Posted Jan. 8, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Ryan Adams is one of the 21st centuries most prolific songwriters. Like Springsteen on speed, he just can’t seem to stop, whether it’s country, blues, ... read more
Posted Jan. 3, 2018, 8:25 a.m.
I think that sometimes it’s really hard to review a Weezer record… I mean.. Their first record, the self-titled Blue album, is firmly perched on ... read more
Posted Dec. 25, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
Neil Young releases records at an alarming rate for a septuagenarian. It doesn’t matter, the guy gets a gold pass on whatever he releases. His ... read more
Posted Dec. 12, 2017, 2:29 p.m.
David Bowie, one could argue, is the most influential artist ever. I may get some shit for that comment, but he had done more to ... read more
Posted Nov. 13, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
I have successfully broken my brain trying to find something new to say about David Bowie. I believe it to be absolutely impossible to speak ... read more
Posted Sept. 25, 2017, 6:13 p.m.
I love music that expands as it moves as if it is pushing glaciers, building worlds, or splitting atoms. Music that is not meant for ... read more
Posted Sept. 4, 2017, 5:29 p.m.
Neil Young is cool as shit... there I got that out of the way. He has been an inspiration to numerous bands over his 50+ ... read more
Posted July 31, 2017, 9:17 p.m.
I like the idea of certain types of metal paralleling the thought patterns of jazz. Whether it is the twitchy renderings of a Meshuggah beat, ... read more
Posted July 17, 2017, 10:11 p.m.
Matt Pond PA has delivered a flurry of music since their inception in 1998 around the enigmatic songwriter and namesake. His revolving cast of collaborators, ... read more
Posted June 5, 2017, 7:33 p.m.
Ever since The Jesus and Mary Chain came on the scene in the Mid-80’s with their tapestry of sound Psychocandy, and onto their 90’s fame ... read more
Posted May 31, 2017, 9:42 p.m.
Body Count’s lead guitarist and founding member Ernie C might be one of the funniest, most intriguing musicians in the metal world. He was nice ... read more
Posted May 29, 2017, 6:09 p.m.
The Sword produce a very special kind of metal. It’s the kind of metal that hits hard as fuck, but with tremendous songwriting that brings ... read more
Posted May 3, 2017, 8:25 a.m.
Red Hot Chili Peppers Amalie Arena Tampa, FL April 27, 2017 It is hard to believe that three of the four members of the Red Hot Chili Peppers are all in their mid-50s. The band bounced to the stage at Tampa's Amalie Arena on Thursday, April 27th to the tune ... read more
Posted April 24, 2017, 6:33 p.m.
Dayton, Ohio’s Mouth of the Architect was a post-metal lover’s wet dream when they came on the seen. The Midwest quintet fell into the same ... read more
Posted April 15, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
Explosions in the Sky Jannus Live St. Petersburg, FL April 12th, 2017 Explosions in the Sky are a rarity in the day and age of the “right now”, with information at everyone’s finger tips, all the time There seems to be a slight movement away from music that might take ... read more
Posted April 15, 2017, 1:31 a.m.
Tim Kasher is as prolific an artist as they come. The musician behind indie legends Cursive and The Good Life has seemingly been the pusher ... read more
Posted April 3, 2017, 7:36 p.m.
Greg Graffin has always been a big influence on the way I approach things. I love punk rock, but there was always a stigma attached ... read more
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