Brief reviews of current shows
To Hell and back.
Celestial Mechanix: The Blue Series MasterMix (Thirsty Ear)
For national releases, 2003 wonked as much as it rocked.
Live (Thirsty Ear)
Backbeat writers sound off on a few of their favorite musical things from 2002.
Optometry (Thirsty Ear)
Backbeat contributors reflect on the releases that helped them survive the year 2000.
Trish Murphy, John Fahey, Pavement, Matthew Shipp Duo
We've got 1998's best albums in stock, but they're going fast.
The biggest musical winners from 1996.
HOW MUSIC RESCUED SAXOPHONIST DAVID S. WARE FROM A TAXICAB.
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