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Next Week in Music | Dec. 5-11 • The Short List: 3 Titles You...

Good things really do come in threes. They do next week, anyway. See for yourself:   Cheap Trick Live at The Whisky 1977 THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “You wanna hear a band about...

Next Week in Music | Dec. 5-11 • The Long List: 220 Releases On...

Life is full of coincidences. Case in point: Frank Zappa died of cancer on Dec. 4, 1993 — 22 years to the day after the Montreux Casino burned down...

Next Week in Music | Dec. 5-11 • New Books

Sonny and Lenny. Mac and metal. Listening parties and London jazz. And the history and mystery behind a bunch of big hits. That all she wrote this week:   Saxophone Colossus:...

Next Week in Music | Dec. 5-11 • On TV

If you aren't already following David Letterman’s Youtube channel, I highly recommend it. Along with old Late Show interviews and bits, they post vintage performances by everyone from Loretta...

Tinnitist TV | Episode 69: Brendan Benson

Brendan Benson is one of those guys who can do it all — and do it well. He sings, he writes, he plays umpteen instruments, he produces and engineers — and...

Stylus Counsel | Area Resident’s Records

I saw David Lee Roth on the Skyscraper tour. I have two defining memories: the boxing ring which dropped down above general admission, and the emergence of his bandanna...

Thunder Pie | The Man Who Died Getting All the Lyrics from ‘We Didn’t...

“Fear keeps us focused on the past or worried about the future. If we can acknowledge our fear, we can realize that right now we are okay. Right now,...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 1)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 2)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 3)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 4)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 5)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 6)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 7)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 8)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 9)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Weekend Mixtape | 246 Songs That You Won’t Soon Forget (Side 10)

I thought last week’s one-two punch of Record Store Day and Black Friday would be the busiest day for new music until 2023. Sadly, I forgot today was another...

Albums Of The Week: Horror My Friend | Repaper

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Adelaide fuzz masters Horror My Friend bring us their latest in the form of Repaper. On this third LP, Horror My Friend deliver a funeral for...

Albums Of The Week: Snotty Nose Rez Kids | I’m Good, HBU?

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Hot on the heels of their third Polaris Music Prize Short List nomination and three wins at the 2022 Western Canadian Music Awards, Snotty Nose...

Albums Of The Week: Dangereens | Tough Luck

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Tough Luck is the debut album from Montreal glitter punks Dangereens. Musically inspired by everything from ’50s rock ’n’ roll to ’70s glam, the band...

Albums Of The Week: Various Artists | Third Man Records: Southeast Of Saturn Vol....

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Third Man Records’ latest compilation Southeast Of Saturn Vol. 2 is a followup to 2020’s Southeast Of Saturn Vol. 1, a collection of music from...

Albums Of The Week: Kanaan | Diversions Vol. 1: Softly Through Sunshine

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Hardworking European band Kanaan have just released their sixth studio album in four years. Softly Through Sunshine will the first volume in their new Diversions...

Albums Of The Week: Mick’s Jaguar | Salvation

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Born to stalk death and destined to make righteous noise, Mick's Jaguar are a force to be reckoned with. Formed in Brooklyn many moons ago as...

Albums Of The Week: Other Half | Soft Action

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “A delightful, delicious and distilled mix of sneering punk, post-hardcore and sardonic storytelling, Soft Action is the new sophomore LP from the noisy Norwich trio...

Albums Of The Week: Nazz | Lost Masters & Demos

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Attention collectors! Check out this long-lost collection of unreleased Nazz studio recordings created by a burgeoning young songwriter/producer by the name of Todd Rundgren. Taken directly...

Albums Of The Week: The Hard-Ons | Yummy Reissue

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Many a fan's favourite Hard-Ons album — and the one that includes the evergreen Where Did She Come From? — 1990's Yummy! was also the...

Albums Of The Week: NOFX | Double Album

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “We have just one question for Fat Mike: At this point in your career, why do a double album? “It just seems like the right time,”...

Albums Of The Week: Various Artists | Perú Selv​á​tico: Sonic Expedition into the Peruvian...

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Less than 100 miles inland from the capital city of Lima lies the great Peruvian jungle, an untamed land of impenetrable forests and endless winding...

Albums Of The Week: Neil Young | Harvest 50th Anniversary Edition

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Neil Young’s fourth solo album Harvest remains one of the most beloved in his catalog and is dense with songs that have long permeated radio...

Albums Of The Week: Elvis Presley | Elvis On Tour

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “As Elvis Presley’s national tour played to sold-out secondary markets across the country in 1972, Elvis was enjoying himself onstage and finding electrifying new ways...

Albums Of The Week: Brendan Benson | Low Key

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Not every two-year period measures out the same, noted Brendan Benson, the 51-year-old Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter and co-founder of The Raconteurs. Benson had just finished his...

Albums Of The Week: Janis Joplin & Jorma Kaukonen | The Legendary Typewriter Tape:...

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Jorma Kaukonen (later of Jefferson Airplane and Hot Tuna) met a singer named Janis Joplin at a hootenanny in San Jose, Calif., in the fall...

Albums Of The Week: The Beach Boys | Sail On Sailor: 1972 Box Set

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: “Two of the The Beach Boys’ landmark albums — 1972’s Carl And The Passions – So Tough and 1973’s Holland — take center stage in Sail...

Migrant Motel Have Plenty Of Shame In Their Groovy Game

Migrant Motel are going nowhere fast in their entertainingly offbeat and supremely self-deprecating new single and video Shame — showcasing today on Tinnitist. The latest track from the international alt-pop...

Get The Fuck Outta Dodge | GTFOD vs kiYOmi: Exclusive EP Premiere

Get The Fuck Outta Dodge and kiYomi create a devastating international incident with their explosively weird new EP GTFOD vs kiYOmi — premiering exclusively on Tinnitist. Part tribute disc, part...

Thursday Mixtape | 150 Songs To Bust December Wide Open (Side 1)

Well, here we are again: December. The busiest, noisiest, costliest and most aggravating month of the year. As the Hag used to say: If we make it through December,...

Thursday Mixtape | 150 Songs To Bust December Wide Open (Side 2)

Well, here we are again: December. The busiest, noisiest, costliest and most aggravating month of the year. As the Hag used to say: If we make it through December,...

Thursday Mixtape | 150 Songs To Bust December Wide Open (Side 3)

Well, here we are again: December. The busiest, noisiest, costliest and most aggravating month of the year. As the Hag used to say: If we make it through December,...

Thursday Mixtape | 150 Songs To Bust December Wide Open (Side 4)

Well, here we are again: December. The busiest, noisiest, costliest and most aggravating month of the year. As the Hag used to say: If we make it through December,...

Thursday Mixtape | 150 Songs To Bust December Wide Open (Side 5)

Well, here we are again: December. The busiest, noisiest, costliest and most aggravating month of the year. As the Hag used to say: If we make it through December,...

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