I have an embarrassing tendency to bait people into conversations where I just talk about cool things I am doing. Surprise, right? While it likely stems from being bored with hearing of the mundane achievements of others (babies, crappy jobs, cars), there is a part of me that figures it must stem fr ... More >>
It is somewhat hard to believe that Good Charlotte has been together -- and, with few line-up changes, to boot -- since 1996. But the proto-mall punk band found its not-too harsh edge early into its career and has been riding that sweet spot ever since, with radio-ready songs about relationsh ... More >>
Robert Plant visits the Fillmore Auditorium on Wednesday, April 27, as part of the third leg of his tour supporting his Grammy-nomimated Band of Joy. He'll be bringing the same band that's on the recording, including Patty Griffin, Darrell Scott, Bryon House, Marco Giovino and Buddy Miller.
Simon Pegg's advice for Falcon: Escape! Escape! The Twitterspere absolutely exploded yesterday with commentary about accidental-whistle-blowing, Today-show-vomiting Balloon Boy Falcon Heene, with celebrities among the countless thousands exercising their fingers on the topic both before and a ... More >>
Last 2 Walk
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The Best Damn Thing
New Found Glory garners positive press for its newfound positivity.
Joe Queer doesn't like the look of punk these days.
The Unseen's contempt for the president has precedents.
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The Chronicles of Life and Death (Epic)
Two decades later, Morrissey is still influencing a ton of bands that sound nothing like him.
Fly or Die (Virgin)
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Down by Law's Dave Smalley still emits a positive charge.
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