The Who | 1982 Tour Promo Poster

Insert your own 'Who Sell Out' joke here. I'm sure they've heard them all before. And deserved to, based on this hilariously tacky beer-sponsorship poster for their 1982 Tour....
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Late-Night TV Music (Diversity Edition) | Nov. 13, 2018

Diversity is always a good thing. And diversity is exactly what you got from Tuesday's late-night TV music lineup, which veered wildly from proggy art-rock to down-home country and...

The Pretenders | Pretenders II Promo Poster

One day during the 2006 South by Southwest Music Festival in Austin, Tex., I was walking down the street talking to my friend Doug. I was looking at him...

Elvis Costello | Armed Forces Promo Poster

Unlike many of my friends, I too dumb to go see Elvis Costello when he toured Canada with the original Attractions shortly after he put out his first album...

Frank Zappa & The Mothers | Absolutely Free Promo Poster

I wish I had a great story to tell about where I got this awesome Zappa/Mothers poster, but the truth is I have absolutely no idea. I just discovered...

Beastie Boys | Paul’s Boutique Promo Poster

I don't have to tell you how good Paul's Boutique is. Or at least I shouldn't. For my money, the Beastie Boys' sophomore disc is one of the coolest...

Tom Waits | Mule Variations Double-Sided Promo Poster

Of the hundreds of music and film posters in my collection, this is one of my favourites. Partly because I'm a huge Tom Waits fan — who isn't? —...

Kiss | Rare Destroyer Foil Poster

Way back in the 1970s, I was your basic longhaired, teenage rock ’n’ roll dumbass. And KISS were, as they used to say, the hottest band in the land....
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Indie Roundup | Ten Tremendous Tracks to Try Today

Dead Can Dance get mythical, Cellar Darling hold a wake, Accept take a break, Burning Witches cry, Opeth see ghosts, Fast Romantics head south and much more in today's...

Sensational Alex Harvey Band | 1977 German Tour Poster

The Sensational Alex Harvey Band remains one of the very, very few acts I never got the chance to see but sincerely wish I had. Pound for pound and...

George Thorogood | Bad To The Bone 1982 Tour Poster

You have to give George Thorogood points for consistency. I've probably seen him half a dozen times over the years, and every time he's delivered the goods. Granted, he's...

Eric Clapton | Timepieces Promo Poster

It took me a few minutes to come up with something to write about this Eric Clapton poster. Then I remembered: I actually met him! The year was 1999....

Blue Öyster Cult | Extraterrestrial Live Poster

You really have to hand it to Blue Öyster Cult. They've definitely beaten the odds. In one form or another, they've been around for more than 50 years. They...

Rolling Stones | 1982 German Tour Poster

I honestly didn't realize how many damn Rolling Stones posters I had until I started photographing them all to post them here. I've got group shots, individual album covers,...

Anthrax | I’m the Man Promo Poster

Sure, they're one of thrash's Big Four founding fathers. But for a minute there in the late 1980s, Anthrax went rap-metal with the EP I'm the Man, featuring the...

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