Six Songs To Hear Today | Sept. 25, 2018

Another day, another batch of tunes to help you get through it. Here's a six-pack of new songs: 1 | I have written about John Hiatt's upcoming album The Eclipse...

Ramones | Road to Ruin 40th Anniversary Deluxe Edition

In 1978, The Ramones wanted everything. Or at least more than they had. You can't blame them. Two years earlier, the Queens foursome had kickstarted the American and British...

Win a Limited-Edition Paul McCartney Box!

Check out this Deluxe Collectors Edition Box Set of Paul McCartney & Wings' classic 1975 album Venus & Mars. It includes the remastered original album, a disc of extras...

Back Stories | My Album Reviews From Sept. 25, 1998

Two decades ago, new albums from KISS, Mercury Rev and others were spinning away in my portable CD player. Here’s what I had to say about them back then...

Darrelle London | Sheep: Exclusive Video Premiere!

Toronto singer-songwriter Darrelle London is diving into the world of Kindie (Kid-Indie) with the lullaby album Sing to the Moon — and premiering the lyric video for her new...

Clutch | Book of Bad Decisions

I don't know if Clutch have made more bad decisions than other bands. I do know there has to be some good reason why these mighty, magnificent Maryland maniacs...

Voivod | The Wake

Stop me if you've heard this one before: An alien spacecraft that has lain dormant on the ocean floor for millions of years suddenly powers up in response to...

Jeff Tweedy | Some Birds video

Jeff Tweedy will release his latest solo album WARM on Nov. 30 via dBpm Records, according to a press release. WARM was produced and recorded entirely by Jeff at...

Back Stories | Bruce Springsteen Birthday Quiz

Bruce Springsteen was born on Sept. 23, 1949. Which means The Boss is one year away from turning 70. I don't know about you, but suddenly I feel very...

Monster Truck | True Rockers

There's a time to stay in your lane and a time to break out of the pack. And to their credit, the testosterone-fuelled Hamilton headbangers of Monster Truck find...

Noname | Room 205

Too many rappers talk too much and say too little. This is not a problem that Fatimah Nyeema Warner (aka Noname) is ever likely to have. Not by a...

Slash Feat. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators | Living the Dream

It must be especially good to be in Slash's shoes (and top hat) these days. The veteran guitar hero truly has the best of both worlds. On the one...

Back Stories | Black Eye Peas X Green Eggs & Ham

This week in Reunions Nobody Really Asked For: The Black Eyed Peas — or at least will.i.am and the other two dudes — have reportedly resurfaced and released their first new...

Billy F. Gibbons | The Big Bad Blues

Billy Gibbons (I don't know why he needs the F; is there another famous Billy Gibbons out there?) is one of those guys who makes it look easy. Too...

Prince | Piano & A Microphone 1983

Within days of Prince's tragic and untimely death in the 2016, much of the talk and speculation quickly centred on the fate of The Vault — the insanely prolific...

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