Robby Krieger | The Ritual Begins At Sundown

There are Doors fans. And there are Zappa fans. But there aren't many albums that could potentially appeal to both camps. Until now. Guitarist Robby Krieger obviously made his...

Humnos Logos Music Deliver A Faith Lift With Instrumental Verses I

Humnos Logos Music might seem to be all about classical instrumental sounds. But one listen to the mysterious entity's debut album Instrumental Verses I — showcasing today on Tinnitist...

Christee Palace Takes A Wild Ride in Danger Video

Christee Palace is in the driver's seat with her new video for the single Danger — showcasing today on Tinnitist. “Danger, for me, is a song about conscious self-defiance,” the Windsor-born,...

Back Stories | My Album Reviews From April 14, 2000

Two decades ago, new albums from Miles Davis and John Coltrane, Lou Reed, Dido and others were spinning away in my portable CD player. Here’s what I had to...

Rewinding September | The Top Grooves

From British rappers to African bluesmen, here are the albums that got me moving in September, presented in alphabetical order. Just click on the cover pic to read the...

Brett Newski | Don’t Let the Bastards Get You Down

THE PRESS RELEASE: "Brett Newski’s fourth studio album Don’t Let the Bastards Get you Down is a call to arms against whatever destructive forces we may find ourselves battling,...

Rewinding October | The Top Rap & Hip-Hop

Between one thing and another, I haven't had time to check out a lot of new rap and hip-hop albums this month. Hell, I still haven't found time to...

Xoan | Greenhorn

Another week, another Greek band. Make that another surprisingly great Greek band. Athens quartet Xoan don't rock quite as hard as some of their louder and heavier counterparts, but...

Nick Lowe’s Lay It On Me EP Tops Today’s Album Announcements

There haven't been many new album announcements for the past few days. Or at least not many that were important and/or interesting enough for me to bother with. But...

Poltergeist | Feather of Truth

Do ghosts age? Because Poltergeist sure don't. On their second album since reuniting in 2013, the veteran Swedish thrashmasters continue to dish out classic speed-demon metal straight from their...

Next Week in Music | July 6-12 • On TV

The late-night talk shows are on hiatus again this week, so your musical choices are severely limited. On the plus side, The Late Show With Stephen Colbert posted a...

Merry Christmas | The Night The Night Fell

Nope, it's not the first holiday album of the year. Not by a long shot. In case you were wondering or confused, Merry Christmas is not the album title. It's...

James Reyne | Toon Town Lullaby

Nope, it's not a joke. That's really the title. Thankfully, the album itself is not some sort of weird kid-music tribute to Who Framed Roger Rabbit. It's actually a...

They Came To Play | 10 New Live Albums on Bandcamp Today

As you may already know, the fine folks at Bandcamp are waiving their fees again today to put more money into artists' pockets (and charities' coffers). As expected, there...

Blóm | Flower Violence

The description at the bottom of their Bandcamp page reads: "Hardcore noisepunk punk queer trans experimental rock noise noiserock psych." That sums up this Newcastle Upon Tyne trio and...

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