Nash the Slash | Rare 1980s Tour Posters

I am old enough not only to remember Nash the Slash, but to remember seeing the Canadian indie-rock outlier multiple times. Almost always in some tiny, grotty club or...

The Doobie Brothers | Rare 1981 Canadian Tour Poster

Today in Questionable Decisions: It has just been announced that The Doobie Brothers are being inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame. Now, before you get your...

Neil Young | Giant Re•ac•tor Promo Poster

I saw Neil Young was shooting his mouth off in the media again today. Figured that was as good an excuse as any to show off this large Re•ac•tor...

Teenage Head | Rare 1982 Western Canada Tour Poster

Since I wrote about the new reissue of Teenage Head’s 1983 EP Tornado the other day, it seems like a good time to show off this poster from their...

The Clash | London Calling Promo Poster

With the 40th anniversary of London Calling on the horizon — The Clash’s landmark, career-making double album came out Dec. 14, 1979 in the U.K., though it didn't arrive...

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....

Jim Carroll Band | Catholic Boy 1980 Promo Poster

Sure, he was a one-hit wonder. But you have to admit it was a pretty solid hit. Four decades after its release, People Who Died is still a great...

Vintage Gear | Yamaha MT1X, Roland DR-550, Big Muff Pedal

Here's something a little different from my endless supply of music posters: A few items from the mountain of vintage gear I've had sitting around my house since the...

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...

Leon Redbone | 1980s Western Canadian Tour Poster

I was sad to read that Leon Redbone passed away last week at age 69. It wasn't a total shock; he had retired from performing a few years back,...

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...

Aerosmith | Done With Mirrors Promo Poster

Done With Mirrors was the first Aerosmith album after they all cleaned up (more or less) and got back together in the '80s. I seem to recall it got...

Tom Petty | Vintage Hard Promises Album Promo Poster

I don't have any Tom Petty stories to share that I haven't posted already. So, to go with my vintage promo poster for Petty's 1981 album Hard Promises, here...

Indie Roundup | Five New Numbers To Make Monday More Manageable

Balthazar entertain you, Grand Analog take flight, Mk.gee rings in the new year and Jane's Party double up on today's Roundup. Jane, stop this crazy thing! 1 | We could...

John Cougar | American Fool Promo Poster

Now, of course, he's John Mellencamp. But back in 1982 he was still John Cougar. And his fifth album American Fool was his commercial breakthrough, thanks to hits like...

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