Now Hear This: Modificación | Modificación

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "This LP brings together for the first time all the songs comprised in the three singles published by Valencia´s cult band Modificación in the early...

Now Hear This: Ipa-Boogie | Ipa-Boogie

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Ipa-Boogie is a super rare LP from 1978 that almost never surfaces in good shape. Today even average condition copies can command £500 to £1,000...

Now Hear This: Heavy Salad | Cult Casual

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Formed in 2018, Heavy Salad comprise a core trio of Lee Mann (live bassist with The Moonlandingz), Rob Glennie and Allan Hutchison. Bonding over a...

Back Stories | My 2000 Interview With Spencer Davis (RIP)

Various sources are reporting that classic rocker Spencer Davis has died at age 81, following complications from pneumonia. That's a shame. I was fortunate enough to interview him about...

20 Questions With Ariella

Ariella premiered the video for their latest single Terrified right HERE a few weeks back. But don't let that title fool you. The soulful Florida jazz duo aren't scared...

Next Week in Music | Oct. 19-25 • The Short List: 7 Releases You...

Any week that includes a new Bruce Springsteen album should be pretty good. And any week when a new Springsteen album has to compete with releases from Jeff Tweedy,...

Next Week in Music | Oct. 19-25 • The Long List: 600+ Releases On...

Some week soon, the weekly deluge of new releases will slow to a trickle (or at least a more manageable flow). But next week is definitely not that week...

Next Week in Music | Oct. 19-25 • New Books

Peter Frampton and Leonard Cohen, Queen and KISS, hip-hop and Brithop, jazz classics, cult heroes and plenty of rockin' photos — welcome to another festival of musical wordplay. Read...

Next Week in Music | Oct. 19-25 • On TV

Bruce Springsteen delivers his letter to Stephen Colbert, Jeff Tweedy gives you a reason to get up on Saturday morning, Rufus Wainwright takes a trip to Texas, Doja Cat...

Now Hear This: Harm & Ease | Midnight Crisis

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Harm & Ease are a rock ’n’ roll band originally founded in Burlington, Ont., made up of Rylan Whalen (vocals), Danny Lopez (guitar), John Goodblood...

Now Hear This: Gabriel Garzón-Montano | Agüita

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "This will come as no surprise to those who’ve followed Gabriel Garzón-Montano since 2014’s Bishouné: Alma Del Huila, the critically lauded, self-produced EP that put...

Now Hear This: The Freedom Affair | Freedom Is Love

THE PRESS RELEASE: "Freedom Is Love is the debut album from Kansas City’s newest soul juggernaut, The Freedom Affair. The album explores themes of love, heartache, empowerment, and togetherness...

Now Hear This: Frankie and the Witch Fingers | Monsters Eating People Eating Monsters…

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Bubbling up from the psychedelic tar pits of L.A., Frankie and the Witch Fingers have been a constant source of primordial groove for the better...

Now Hear This: Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite | 100 Years of Blues

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame guitarist Elvin Bishop and Grammy-winning harmonica master Charlie Musselwhite are fellow blues travelers and living blues giants. The two...

Now Hear This: Drive-By Truckers | The New OK

THE EDITED PRESS RELEASE: "DBT released The Unraveling on Jan. 31st 2020 and set out for what was supposed to be a full year of touring. We completed the...

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