Rewinding October | The Top Indies

Superstar jams, garage-band greats, noisy masterpieces, post-punk upstarts, multi-culti marvels — and plenty more where they came from. October was another good month for indie-rock fans. Here's the best...

Rewinding July | The Best Rock

Summertime and the livin' is easy? Not around here, bub. Based on the number of posts I churned out last month — a grand total of 236 — July...

The Allman Betts Band | Down to The River

WHO ARE THEY? Probably not who you think. This isn't an unearthed collaboration between Allman Brothers Band co-founders Gregg Allman and Dickey Betts; it's a new band featuring their...

Daniel Romano Just Dropped A Progadelic Opus With Tool’s Drummer. No, Really.

Daniel Romano has outdone himself. And that's no small feat. After all, anyone who's been paying even the slightest attention could not be unimpressed with the Ontario roots-rocker's recent...

Six Songs to Hear Today | Sept. 10, 2018

Another day, another crop of new songs to get you through. Here's a six-pack of sounds to stream: 1 | Canadian punks Fucked Up offered up the typically fierce House...

Barenaked Ladies & Mavericks Top Today’s Album Announcements

You want hits? You got ’em. And in more ways than one. The first way: Canadian pop-rockers Barenaked Ladies just announced they're releasing a new vinyl anthology titled Original...

Townes Van Zandt | Sky Blue

Townes Van Zandt would have turned 75 on March 7. Though I don't suspect that anyone who knew him — or even Van Zandt himself — ever expected him to...

Micah P. Hinson | When I Shoot At You With Arrows, I Will Shoot...

Micah P. Hinson clearly knows the value of a good title. And how to write one. The southern gothic singer-songwriter's latest album comes with a real corker: When I...

Dream Theater | Distance Over Time

Speed. That's what you get when you divide distance by time. And when it comes to Dream Theater’s 14th studio album Distance Over Time, that's apparently no accident. Speed...

Moby | All Visible Objects

A great album can erase a lot of sins. And if anybody's got extra incentive to deliver one these days, it's Moby. Between his much-maligned (and tellingly titled) 2019...

Nelson, Benson, Go4 And More Top Today’s Album Announcements

Who loves you, baby? Well, Lukas Nelson does. Ditto Gang of Four, Brendan Benson, Kelis and even Rush — they all announced new albums or reissues today, just to...

Swizz Beatz | Poison

When you only make one album every decade, you have plenty of time to make it great. So you'd better. And to his credit, Swizz Beatz certainly does on...

Kate Boothman | Please Don’t Be Late: Exclusive Single Premiere

Kate Boothman is long overdue for love in her haunting new single Please Don't Be Late — premiering exclusively on Tinnitist. A preview of the psychedelic roots-rocker's upcoming sophomore album My...

Royal Trux | White Stuff

Jennifer Herrema hasn't forgotten how to get the party started. Or how to act like a damn rock star. "This is the way it's supposed to be / Push...

Back Stories | My 2011 Interview With Lemmy from Motörhead

Like any music journalist, I've been asked the same question countless times: Who are the coolest rock stars you've interviewed? Lemmy from Motörhead is always close to the top...

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